East Toronto residents are invited to come and pick up a new smoke alarm at Fairmount Park on Saturday, Oct. 30 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
There will be 200 new smoke alarms available for pick up at the event being hosted by the Toronto Fire Service and Beaches-East York Councillor Brad Bradford.
Toronto Fire Service members will be present to answer any fire safety-related questions from the community.
It is recommended to test and change batteries in smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors every time the clocks change. This year, Sunday, Nov. 7 marks the end Daylight saving time.
Fairmount Park is located on the south side of Gerrard Street East at Beaton Avenue.
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