• Austin Dreyer was first out of Fredericksburg Fire Department Ladder 1’s bucket during a rappelling demonstration held during the City of Fredericksburg’s second open house and touch-a-truck event on Thursday, March 21. Community members had the opportunity to visit with city departments, learn about city projects and get up close to their favorite trucks and equipment. — Standard-Radio Post/Erika Vela
  • City electric department employees Charles Collier, left, and David Feller visited with parents and passed out plastic hardhats to children at the department’s booth.
  • Corbin Kilpatrick-Smith zeroes in on the stack of cups serving as a target for a little Nerf Gun action.
  • Fredericksburg Firefighter and Paramedic Austin Dreyer shows Hannah, Emily and Caleb Malinak some of the equipment found on the fire truck.
  • Kyle Treibs assists Arianna Hricik as part of the electric department’s electric pole-climbing demonstration.
  • Nolan Henke reaches out for the gears on the city’s motor grader. — Standard-Radio Post/Erika Vela

Kids climb around at Touch-A-Truck

City of Fredericksburg hosts second open house event













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Fredericksburg, TX 78624-4228