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Public Safety Expo - August 21, 2010

Categories: 2010 Press Releases | Author: SuperUser Account | Posted: 2/3/2011 | Views: 26421

The 11th Annual Public Safety Expo will be held on Saturday, August 21st Hermantown, MN from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

This free event is a great family activity and features demonstrations and exhibits from 43 area public safety agencies and colleges.  There will be various demonstrations throughout the day including police canine, helicopter rappelling, car crash extrication, felony traffic stop, 9-1-1 call training for kids, emergency response team equipment displays, motorcycle safety information, and much more! 
New this year will be a "Rollover Simulator" and a "Driving Simulator".  There are lots of activities for kids,
and everyone can sign up for door prizes.

Doors will open at 10:00 a.m. and the Public Safety Expo will run until 4:00 p.m.  The Hermantown Public Safety Building is located on Maple Grove Road at the intersection of Lavaque Road (2.5 miles west of Miller Hill Mall).

Demonstration schedule:
10:45 a.m.  K-9 Demonstration
11:30 a.m.  Building Rappel
12:15 p.m.  Car Crash Extrication w/Lifelink Helcopter (calls and weather permitting)
1:00 p.m.  Felony Traffic Stop
1:45 p.m.  Helicopter Rappel Demonstration (weather permitting)
2:30 p.m.  Fire Department Demonstration
3:15 p.m.  Emergency Response Team Demonstration 

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