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For Immediate Release
Power's Emergency Services Partnership Program recently donated much needed
fire safety alarms to the Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office and carbon
monoxide detectors to the City of Wilmington Fire Department.
Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office received 500, 10-year long-life fire
safety alarms. The City of Wilmington Fire Department received 250 carbon
monoxide alarms for residents who may not be able to afford them.
Power's Emergency Services Partnership Program has worked with Delaware and Maryland
public safety agencies to for strategic operational and community oriented partnerships
over the past 15 years," said Glenn Moore, Vice President of the Delmarva Power
Region. "These donations are an important example of our continued commitment
to being a reliable corporate citizen and public safety partner, dedicated to
helping reduce the number of fire-related deaths and injuries in our service
Home Improvement Warehouse provided the alarms to Delmarva Power at a reduced
cost to help support this safety effort. Since 2000, Delmarva Power has donated
21,850 regular smoke alarms, 1,042 special-needs smoke alarms for the hearing
impaired, and 2,300 carbon monoxide alarms to fire safety officials in Maryland