Nixon Names Tuesday Firefighter Day in Missouri
JEFFERSON CITY - Firefighters from across Missouri will call attention to the importance of fire service at the state capitol Tuesday.
Gov. Jay Nixon has proclaimed Tuesday as Firefighters Day in Missouri as a salute to the efforts of Missouri firefighters during a dangerous year in 2011.
Firefighters will talk about the importance of mutual aid agreements and departments working together.
The ceremony will begin at 11 a.m. in the state capitol rotunda.