District 10 Councilman Mike Gallagher Community Update
out the progress for the Northeast Senior Center!
I am so happy to see the Northeast Senior Center taking
form. Our community will be thrilled once it is complete in Fall
2015. Be sure to drive down Thousand Oaks and Scarsdale to see its
SAFD Reminds You to Change Your Clocks, Change Your
Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 8. As we change our
clocks this weekend and "spring forward," the San Antonio
Fire Department would like you to keep the following safety tips in
Change the batteries in your smoke detectors. They are your early warning device for a
fire in your home.
Test smoke alarms monthly and make sure
everyone in your home knows the sound it makes.
Install and maintain smoke alarms and carbon
monoxide detectors according to the manufacturer's instructions.
Almost two-thirds of home fire deaths in
2005-2009 resulted from fires in homes with no smoke alarms or
no working smoke alarms.
When smoke alarms fail to operate, it is
usually because batteries are missing, disconnected or dead.
Almost one-quarter of smoke alarm failures are due to dead
San Antonio Fire Department has installed more than 10,000 free smoke
detectors in homes throughout the city? These tiny devices are
your first line of defense should a fire occur in your home. Do
you need one? Call the United Way Helpline at 2-1-1
and request yours today. The life you save
may be someone you love.
Rooney find a loving home!
Rooney is an
enthusiastic and friendly boy who is eager to approach anyone just so
he can be petted. Sometimes he may feel a bit bashful, but then in a
blink of an eye, he'll become confident and know that he's safe with
his family. He is ready to embrace a life where love is unconditional
and family time is cherished. His life will only get better each day,
together, in a home that he can call his very own. Rooney is a
two-year-old Jack Russell Terrier mix who weighs 19 pounds. He is neutered,
micro-chipped and current on his vaccinations. Stop by for a visit
with Rooney at the Animal Defense League located at 11300 Nacogdoches
Road, San Antonio, TX 78217, or you can check out his profile and
many of his friends on ADL's website at www.adltexas.org.