Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 2:15 PM

Fire Prevention Week Parade October 7

The St. John’s Regional Fire Department (SJRFD) wishes to remind all citizens once again that they will be holding a parade in recognition of Fire Prevention Week, October 8 to 14.

This parade heralds the annual kick off of Fire Prevention Week and provides the general public with the opportunity to view the many vehicles of the various essential services serving the citizens of our jurisdiction.

The parade will commence at 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 7 at the parking lot of the Justina Centre, 108 Outer Cove Road, Logy Bay-Middle Cove-Outer Cove. The parade will travel through the municipalities of Logy Bay-Middle Cove-Outer Cove, St. John’s, Mount Pearl, Goulds and Paradise, and the parade will terminate at Mount Pearl Fire Station located on 8 Olympic Drive.

Follow @AdmiralJohns on Twitter for live updates from the parade.

Any business and/or municipalities that would like to participate should contact the Fire Prevention Division at 576-3905 or by email at fireprevention@stjohns.ca.

This year’s theme is “Every second counts, Plan two ways out”.

For more information contact:
Captain Mike Maher
Fire Prevention Officer
St. John’s Regional Fire Department
(709) 576-3905
fireprevention@stjohns.ca
 

Fire Prevention Parade Route
All vehicles will meet in the parking lot of the Justina Centre, 108 Outer Cove Road, Logy Bay-Middle Cove-Outer Cove.
Turn left onto Outer Cove Road
Proceed on Outer Cove Road onto Logy Bay Road
Proceed on Logy Bay Road turn left onto Kenna’s Hill
Proceed on Kenna’s Hill to Kings Bridge Road, turn right onto Military Road
Proceed on Military Road to Harvey Road
Harvey Road to LeMarchant Road
LeMarchant Road to Cornwall Avenue
Cornwall Avenue to Topsail Road
Proceed on Topsail Road and turn right onto Trails End Drive
Proceed on Trails End Drive, turn left onto Milton Road
Proceed on Milton Road and turn left onto Paradise Road
Proceed on Paradise Road and turn left onto Topsail Road
Proceed east on Topsail Road, turn right on Commonwealth Avenue
Proceed on Commonwealth Avenue, turn right on Ruth Avenue
Proceed on Ruth Avenue, turn left on Old Placentia Road
Proceed on Old Placentia Road, turn right onto Richard Nolan Drive
Proceed on Richard Nolan Drive, turn right on Great Southern Drive
Proceed on Great Southern Drive, turn left on Tree Top Drive
Proceed on Tree Top Drive turn left on Southlands Boulevard
Proceed on Southlands Boulevard, turn right on Ruby Line
Proceed on Ruby Line, to Back Line
Proceed on Back Line and onto Heffernan’s Line, turn left onto Main Road, Goulds
Proceed on Main Road, Goulds and turn left onto Ruby Line
Proceed on Ruby Line, turn right onto Bypass Road
Proceed on Bypass Road to Commonwealth Avenue
Proceed on Commonwealth Avenue, turn left onto Old Placentia Road
Proceed on Old Placentia Road, turn left onto Smallwood Drive
Proceed on Smallwood Drive, turn right on Olympic Drive
Disperse on Olympic Drive to designated areas at Glacier Arena and Mt. Pearl Fire Station