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Peterson fire department hosts 2020 Fire Prevention Week events

Picture of Sparky the Fire Dog waving at cars passing through the gates

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.—Sparky the Fire Dog, the National Fire Protection Association mascot, greets personnel entering the gate at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 7, 2020. As part of Fire Prevention Week, the 21st Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department planned multiple events to spread awareness for fire safety. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman Kaitlin Castillo)

Picture of fire engine and other fire vehicles in parade

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – The 21st Civil Engineer Squadron fire department parades through base housing at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 6, 2020. The parade is one of many events held in celebration of fire prevention week. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman 1st Class Brooke Wise)

Picture of Col. Smith signing the proclamation while Sparky the Fire Dog and other fire department personnel stand behind him

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. – Col. James Smith (seated), Peterson-Schriever Garrison commander, signs a proclamation Oct. 5, 2020, to kick off Fire Prevention Week events at Peterson Air Force Base. Sparky and other members of the 21st Civil Engineering Squadron Fire Department helped commemorate the occasion. The Peterson Fire Department scheduled events throughout the week to bring awareness to fire safety, including a parade through base housing and visits at the child development and youth centers. (U.S. Space Force photo by Staff Sgt. Alexandra M. Longfellow)

PETERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Sparky the Fire Dog, the National Fire Protection Association mascot, greets personnel entering the gate at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, Oct. 7, 2020. As part of Fire Prevention Week, the 21st Civil Engineer Squadron Fire Department planned multiple events to spread awareness for fire safety. (U.S. Space Force photo by Airman Kaitlin Castillo)

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