FIREHOUSE FEST MEETING
OCTOBER 8, 2018
SHIRLEY B. BERARDO HOME
101 SCHOONER BEND AVENUE
SUMMERVILLE, SC. 29483
TOPICS OF DISCUSSION
RANDY MC NICOLL RESPONSIBILITY UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED
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FIREHOUSE FEST FIELD AND CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES
David presented a FIREHOUSE FEST overview but mainly focusing on activities pertaining to the Whitesville Rural Volunteer Firehouse responsibilities.
Cane Bay HS Classroom allocated for Fire Prevention Education to both Parents and Children.
Giveaways such as Firemen’s Red Plastic Hats, Tee-Shirts, whatever giveaways available and/or appropriate.
Children’s Outdoor Games on Property Assigned for such – Near Oval Track North side on MAP Firehouse, EMT, Sheriff Departments to be invited to participated in FIREHOUSE FEST.
Coast Guard Auxiliary – Public Demo Boat – Handouts (Shirley Responsibility to contact Coast Guard Charleston Station)
Goose Creek – Interim Chief – D. Barr
Moncks Corner City
Whitesville Rural Volunteer Firehouse – Has following equipment:
3 Engines – 1 Hose – 2 Aerial (Ladder) Devices
Randy believes they can bring to the FIREHOUSE FEST:
1 Engine – 1 Ladder Truck – 1 Command Vehicle
Mount Pleasant – Smoke Trailer – Dale, Deputy Fire Marshall – Randy Contacting.
North Charleston – Rescue Boat
Pine Ridge – Agreed to participate
Summerville City – Fire – (Shirley contacted agreed to participate)
SHERIFF DEPUTIES AND POLICE (Shirley will Coordinate this section)
Berkeley County Sheriff’s – Traffic
Summerville City - Police – M-Rap – SWAT
EMTS – MEDICAL STATIONS
EMTs – CPR “Hands Only CPR” – Non-Certification – 5 Minute Demo
MED-CARE – LIFEMET – Helicopter and Ambulance
Randy will ask Whitesville Rural Volunteer Fire Department Chief about the potential of selling Firehouse Tee-Shirts as a Fundraising activity for FIREHOUSE FEST.
Randy arrange with various Fire Departments to participate in an Opening Parade from Cane Bay Boulevard North to the Cane Bay HS field section identified on the Aerial MAP (Attached). This must be well coordinated as Vendors will be entering earlier on the same Cane Bay HS property road. Vendors begin entering at 8:00am to 12:00pm and leave from 5:00pm-6:00pm. (Shirley to obtain a Berkeley County Parade Permit)
Fire Fighter Combat Channel was suggested by Randy. Shirley noted that we have a volunteer who uploads announcements onto various Facebook accounts.
Randy offered a contact for Press Releases – Colt Ray - Public Information Officer
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Richard took Randy through the firehouseatcanebay.org website so he has insight into the history and current status of the program.
THE RUSTY MUFFIN
The Rusty Muffin, 176 Status road between Cane Bay Plantation and Sheep Head Road, would like us to have a Fire Truck or Command Vehicle in their front Parking Lot.
They will advertise on their website and provide 10% of both Beverages and Edible’s sales income on a Saturday between – 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Randy suggested Shirley call Pine Ridge Fire Department first as The Rusty Muffin is in Pine Ridge District. If they cannot, Shirley is to call Randy and see if they can have a volunteer bring a truck or Command Vehicle.
Berkeley County is mandated to provide Fire – EMT – Sheriff, but not mandated as to what service level should be.
All Berkeley Country Firehouses are subcontracted except for the cities.
2200 Owns Volunteer – WRVFD
3000 Goose Creek full Staff