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Monroe Fire Department Fire Prevention 5k Run/Walk
Monroe Fire Department Fire Prevention 5k Run/Walk
Posted on Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 On site registration will be fro 7am to 7:45 if you prefer. Run/walk begins promptly at 8am. Trophies awarded for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places for males and females plus two \"Special Awards\". Free smoke alarms will be available. [ Read more ]
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To Provide Quality Public Service, Public Education, and Professional Emergency Response

Vision Statement

To Continue as the Benchmark in Quality Service by Constantly Meeting the Community's Ever Changing Needs.

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We are Committed to Customer Service and Employee Development. We Place the Safety of our Members and Community Above Everything Else and are Continuously Exploring Innovative Means of Delivering Customer Service Beyond Expectations. We Foster Diversity, Accountability, Teamwork, Professionalism and Trust.

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