For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Dory Ehrlich, Office of Emergency Services, (510) 981-5506

BERKELEY FIRE DEPARTMENT OPEN HOUSE AT STATION NO. 2
Sunday, August 13, 1:00-4:00

Berkeley, California (Monday, July 31, 2006) - Berkeley Fire department invites you, your family and friends to an Open House at Fire Station No. 2 on Sunday, August 13, from 1:00-4:00. Station No. 2 is located at 2029 Berkeley Way (near University and Shattuck Avenues). Come tour the station, see firefighting demonstrations (with ladders and hoses), introduce your kids to Sparky the Dog, and more. The festivities include free hot dogs, balloons and fire hats for the kids, but the parents can get one, too!

If you've always wanted to see the inside of a fire station, this is your chance! For information, contact Dory Ehrlich at (510) 981-5506.

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