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  • December 13, 2011
    Harris County Fire Marshal Mike Montgomery, the Texas A&M Forest Service and others collaborate to reduce the risk and impact of wildfires. Harris County is now the largest area in Texas to implement a community wildfire protection plan. For news release, see yourAtascocitanews.com (December 13, 2011).

  • June 2, 2011
    Lake Jackson Fire Chief Mike Harper and Fire Marshal Randy Crim were presented with American Fire Sprinkler Association Fire Sprinklers Save Lives awards for their life saving initiatives and activities to educate their community on the benefits of fire sprinklers. The awards were presented by the AFSA-affiliated association, Texas Fire Sprinkler Contractors Association. For more information and picture showing Chief Harper and Fire Marshal Crim, see Sprinkler Age (August 2011), pages 24-25.

  • March 21, 2011
    Lake Jackson Fire Department is installing Stovetop FireStop automatic fire extinguishers for free in all in-home day cares throughout the city. For more information and pictures showing Fire Marshal Randy Crim during an installation, see The Facts Website.

  • March 2011
    College Station Fire Department is the winner of the 2011 Rolf H. Jensen Memorial Public Education Grant. The department will use the grant to support its fire and life safety public education initiative for the college community, called “Rental Housing Fire Reduction Education Program." For more information, see NFPA Website.

  • February 28, 2011
    The Texas A&M Forest Service Prevention and Mitigation Department is a state level winner of a NFPA 2010 Firewise Leadership Award. See NFPA News Release.

  • April 14, 2009
    Two Pasadena arson investigators win award for juvenile firesetter intervention program.  See story.

  • March 27, 2009
    Waco Fire Marshal Jerry Hawk is honored by A Texas Advisory Council on Arson (ATAC).  See ATAC press release


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