Rodeo-Hercules Fire District News
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West County Christmas Coalition and Salvation Army ChristmasToy Program
The Salvation Army Christmas Toy Program received funding today from the West County Christmas Coalition. Both agencies have teamed up this year to provide food and toys to over 600 families in West County. The donation will bring much needed funding to this year’s program. The Rodeo Hercules Fire District, employees of Bio-Rad Corporation in Hercules and the St. Patrick’s Rodeo community are in the forefront this year by providing toy donations to the program. For those wishing to support the program, please bring new unwrapped toys of any age to the Rodeo Hercules Fire Station 76 in Hercules.
The Rodeo Hercules Fire District will be partnering with The Salvation Army to provide food and toys to those in need this holiday season. Those needing assistance may sign up on Friday November 1 and Saturday November 2 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Rodeo Senior Center, 189 Parker Avenue in Rodeo. The Salvation Army requirements are that you must appear in person, provide drivers license or identification card, proof of residence, provide birth certificates of each child in household requesting assistance and food stamp acceptance letter or proof of income. The District will accept donations of all new – unwrapped toys at the Hercules Fire Station, 1680 Refugio Valley Road, Hercules
2013 Retirement Dinner
Rodeo Hercules Fire District and Pinole Fire Departments celebrated their 2013 retirements at a Retirement Dinner held on Saturday night. Those honored were Rodeo Hercules Fire District — Captain Rick Perez and Engineer Nicholas Ronchetto and Pinole Fire Department — Engineer Keith Field. Past Rodeo Hercules Fire District retirees included Paul Fernandez, Alan Biagi, Mark Mikovich, Orlando Conti, John Houseman, Joe Guadarrama and Scott Bamford (not pictured).
2013 Chili Cook Off
Rodeo Hercules Fire District crew attends Chili Cook Off and Hot Rod Show at Lefty Gomez Field, Rodeo.
Annual Open House — October 5, 2013
The Rodeo Hercules Fire Protection District will hold its annual Open House on October 5, 2013 from 11:oo am to 2:00 pm. The Hercules Fire Station No. 76 will be open to the public and will provide educational hand-outs as well as hot dogs and popcorn to visitors. Free bicycle helmets will be provided to children 14 years and younger. Visitors from other agencies will be attending with education materials along with our most popular volunteer bringing an assortment of local snakes. Firefighters will be conducting exercises including the District’s burn trailer and the engines will be available for children to see and take pictures. Please come and join us.
Click here to view openhouse flyer