MFPD celebrates 60th anniversary

Above, MFPD Chief Financial Officer Brian Bond, right, discusses the importance of developing and practicing a home fire escape plan with some guests.

Above, MFPD Chief Financial Officer Brian Bond, right, discusses the importance of developing and practicing a home fire escape plan with some guests.

The Mehlville Fire Protection District celebrated its 60th anniversary Saturday with an open house at Engine House No. 3, 4811 S. Lindbergh Blvd. The gala featured tours and demonstrations. Among those attending were Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer and Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Affton. The celebration’s theme was ‘Get Out Alive: Prepare and Practice Your Fire Escape Plan.’