Visit a City of Kissimmee Fire Department station the rest of this month and you’ll find a holiday wreath displayed in green light bulbs. The object its, as the campaign is called, Keep the Wreath Green.
It’s an annual tangible way to educate residents about fire safety during the holiday season, which brings its own unique fire hazards.
- Make sure real Christmas trees are fresh, clean and stay moist;
- Use approved lights for the tree, and turn them off when nobody’s home;
- Be very, very careful with candles — keep them away from trees or anything flammable, and blow them out when unattended.