Police, firefighter to host Safety Day Sept. 23

The Ridgefield Police Benevolent Association, the Ridgefield Volunteer Fire Department and the Ridgefield Professional Firefighters Association will host the town’s annual Safety Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot of East Ridge Middle School Sunday, Sept. 23.

The free event will feature a K-9 demonstration with Officer Shawn Murray and K-9 Loki. At 12:15, the Eagle One Helicopter will be landing on the ball field for a demonstration.

There will also be a child car seat inspection/installation station, a fire safety demonstration, and crash simulators.

RVNA, Lyme Connection, Ridgefield Police Benevolent Association, Ridgefield Fire Department, C.E.R.T. (Community Emergency Response Team), Firearm Safety, and the CT S.A.R.T (State Animal Response Team) will have information tables at the event.

Fire and police vehicles will be on display.

In the event of bad weather, Safety Day will be canceled.