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
Wed, 03/27/2019 - 5:35pm
City of Fredericksburg hosts second open house event