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Gov. Ricketts to Honor Fire Department Flood Heroes in Fremont, O’Neill, & Spencer

Media Contacts:  

Taylor Gage, 402-471-1970

Justin Pinkerman, 402-471-1967

 

Media Advisory:

Gov. Ricketts to Honor Fire Department Flood Heroes in Fremont, O’Neill, & Spencer

 

LINCOLN – Over the next week, Governor Pete Ricketts will visit fire departments in Fremont, O’Neill, and Spencer to recognize their heroic efforts to serve Nebraskans during the historic floods of 2019.

 

At each location, the Governor will make brief remarks before presenting an award to the fire department.  The Governor will also host a town hall following the ceremony in Spencer.  All these events are open to the public.  

 

Fremont Flood Heroes Ceremony

 

What: Ceremony to honor the Fremont Rural Volunteer Fire Department for their heroism during the 2019 floods

 

When: 3:45pm on January 17, 2020

 

Where: Fremont Rural Fire Station, 110 Boulevard St., FREMONT

 

O’Neill Flood Heroes Ceremony

 

What: Ceremony to honor the O’Neill Volunteer Fire Department for their heroism during the 2019 floods

 

When: 11:00am on January 22, 2020

 

Where: O’Neill Fire Station, 304 S. 4th St., O’NEILL

 

Spencer Flood Heroes Ceremony & Town Hall

 

What: Town hall and ceremony to honor the Spencer Volunteer Fire Department for their heroism during the 2019 floods

 

When: 1:00pm on January 22, 2020

 

Where: Spencer Fire Department, 11 W. Main Street, SPENCER

 

Nota Bene: These events are open to the public