With a $7,500 grant, Picture Rocks Firefighter and outreach coordinator Billie Moon has secured a batch of advanced safety car seats for children.
During the July 15 Picture Rocks Fire District Board meeting that “Every child needs a car seat,” Moon said she is available to help install and check on car seats Monday through Friday during office hours at the administration building, located at 12121 W. Picture Rocks Road.
The car seats, which retail for $150, are available to Picture Rocks residents free of charge, as are smoke detectors. For more information, call 682-7878.
In other department news, a vacancy on the board of directors was filled during the the July 15 meeting. Sherryn ‘Vikki’ Marshall, who served eight years on the Pima Community College Board, was elected unanimously. Regular elections for two seats on the governing board will take place in November. Marshall joins Chair Dave Seese, Clerk Peggy McCool, George “Jesse” James, and Ernie Robles as a board member.