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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Painting Curb NOT Required by City

Painting curb notice by private company

Some Westlake residents recently received the pictured "Public Service Notice” claiming that the next day addresses will be painted on curbs in front of residences – for a fee.  It is a private business soliciting for customers. 

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Tips for a Safe Barbecue

Grill safety

July is the peak month for grill fires, and August is number 4.  Follow these tips for a safe barbecue:

  • KEEP YOUR GRILL OUTSIDE – Gas & charcoal grills can produce carbon monoxide and other dangerous toxins.  Always operate ...
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Posted on: June 8, 2018

WFD Receives 2018 EMS Star of Life Award

2018 EMS Star of Life Award Group Photo

The Westlake Fire Department was honored with a 2018 Ohio EMS Star of Life Award for the excellent care they provided to fellow Paramedic/Firefighter Brian Allan after he suffered a life-threatening injury while on duty on April 5, 2017. He returned to fu...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Drop Off Empty Aluminum Cans to Help Burned Children

Aluminum Cans for Burned Children logo

Help children who have been victims of fire. Drop off your empty aluminum cans at either of our fire stations to benefit the Aluminum Cans for Burned Children (ACBC) Program. The program raises money to help burn survivors and their families by funding ed...

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