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Protecting a Veteran with Fire Sprinklers

“When your life is altered completely and normal is no longer a word that applies to you, it can be a totally life-changing incident,” said Air Force Captain Anthony Simone, who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a rescue helicopter crash in Afghanistan in 2010. He gave those words during a May ceremony in...
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Village of Alsip Welcomes First Fire Sprinklered Home

After passing an ordinance requiring the installation of fire sprinkler in all new construction one- and two-family homes, the Village of Alsip is now seeing the results of that ordinance — the first fire sprinkler protected home. The Alsip Fire Department pushed for a residential fire sprinkler ordinance in 2007, recognizing that fire sprinklers...
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Open House on May 25th: First Sprinklered Home in Alsip

Come see the first fire sprinkler-protected home in Alsip on Wednesday, May 25th. Download the flyer for more information.
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Wilmington Fire Protection District Staff Protected by Fire Sprinklers

Originally constructed in 1990, the firehouse for the Wilmington Fire Protection District was built with a narrow budget. The exterior of the L-shaped building was clad in a metal shell and the interior was completed by the fire district’s membership. Protecting the firehouse with a fire sprinkler system was not even a consideration at...
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