Tons of Trucks Brought Families to Columbia Mall Wednesday

6 years 5 months 2 weeks ago Wednesday, April 02 2014 Apr 2, 2014 Wednesday, April 02, 2014 6:45:00 PM CDT April 02, 2014 in News
By: Jessica Farias, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Columbia Parks and Recreation's Tons of Trucks annual event was hosted Wednesday for the first time at the Columbia Mall parking lot.  

The event gives the opportunity to many organizations and businesses to bring their trucks and allows the community to come and be hands-on by climbing up police cars, a school bus, or even a fire truck.

The owners of the trucks had the chance to talk about the equipment, how they use it and answer any questions people might have.

Columbia Fire Deparment Assistant Fire Marshal Brian Davison says that this is a great event for kids to come out and see how the equipment is used throughout the community on a day-to-day basis.

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