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Soraya McLaughlin

Soraya McLaughlin is the Naperville Fire Department Community Education Specialist. Contact her via email at mclaughlins@naperville.il.us.

Fire Prevention 24-7 – Severe weather preparedness month

This month is severe weather preparedness month. Kind of fitting with us having a blizzard one day and seventy degrees the very next. I...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – Spring for spring cleaning

Although it might not quite feel like it here, it is officially spring. Yay! With the arrival of spring comes blue skies, blooming flowers,...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – Stay safe during spring break

Spring Break is just around the corner, and everyone loves a good vacation. But if you are planning to be away for days or...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – New smoke alarm requirements since Jan. 1, 2023

See information below on a State of Illinois law effective January 1, 2023. In 2017, the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance worked with the General...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – What do you know about NEMA?

Looking for a way to give back in 2023? Did you know that the City of Naperville has an Emergency Management Agency? The agency...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – Dispose of hot ashes properly

Each year, the Naperville Fire Department responds to fires that are caused by improper disposal of hot ashes from fireplaces, wood stoves, grills or...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – Be prepared for winter

Winter is coming and for homeowners this means being prepared for the utmost extremes; the frightful and the delightful! Over the holidays and winter months...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – Fall safety risks

The months just seem to be flying by. The leaves have begun turning from green to orange, yellow and red, the weather is turning cooler,...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – Prepare, practice and prevent for public safety

It’s hard to believe that fall is right around the corner! And the thing we look most forward to is opening our doors in...

Fire Prevention 24-7 – From block parties to parades and more

It’s that time of the year when we get lots of requests for block parties and parades. Parades – The parade coordinator will designate two...
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