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December 23, 2005
Media Advisory - Toronto Fire Fighters bring gifts to displaced families
Toronto Fire Fighters on Pumpers 146 and 442 will deliver gifts for the families that are displaced from their housing due to a water problem this morning.

Date: TODAY, Friday, December 23
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Days Inn Hotel, 1677 Wilson Ave. (west of Jane Street)

Toronto Fire Services were called to a water problem at 87 Amaranth Crt. at 2:41 a.m. this morning. Some of the families are temporarily staying at the Days Inn Hotel. In the spirit of giving during the Christmas season, Toronto Fire Fighters will bring gifts to the families to help them cope during this time.

Anyone wishing to donate can contact Cheryl Pryce of Toronto Community Housing at
416-981-5640. New clothing, boots and shoes of all sizes are needed most.

Help make a child’s holiday fire-safe and special. For information about fire safety, visit

Media contact:

Captain Mike Strapko
Toronto Fire Services
(office) 416-338-9319
(pager) 416-334-5223



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