City of Goodyear, Arizona
Public Information Office
For Immediate Release: Feb. 25, 2008
West Valley Safety Expo
GOODYEAR, AZ – Don’t miss this free day of fun and learning at the West Valley Safety Expo from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 1. Stop by the Goodyear Swap meet at 17605 W. McDowell Road, between Cotton Lane and Citrus Road.
Meet police officers and firefighters from Goodyear, Buckeye, Glendale, Surprise and Daisy Mountain who keep West Valley families safe. Spend time with Goodyear’s SWAT teams and visit with streets and sanitation workers who keep the city clean and healthy.
This is one of the few times visitors can see all types of safety vehicles up close. Enjoy tunes by Billy Scott, the Singing Fireman. The rock climbing wall will challenge adults and children.
Demonstrations and Displays
· K-9 unit demonstrations
· Sprinkler Safety Trailer
· Stay Safe Smoke Trailer
· Law enforcement, safety and emergency equipment including motor patrol, police cruisers, fire trucks, the SWAT vehicle and the DUI command van
· Streets and sanitation equipment
Make life safer
· VIN etching for vehicles – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
· Child seat inspections – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
· CPR training runs the entire time
· Digital ID kits for kids
Meet Our Special Guests
· McGruff the Crime Dog
· Crash Test Dummies
· The Kraft Oreo Mascot
· Ronald McDonald
· Cowboy Codey