The Holland Fire Department and other response agencies will be participating in response exercises on Tuesday, July 19th and Thursday, July 21. These will occur at 515 S. Waverly Road and 221 Columbia Ave. respectively. These exercises are focused on hazardous materials responses and are part of regular training for the stakeholders involved. Public access to and around the exercise locations will be restricted throughout the duration of the events which will begin at approximately 08:30 and terminate near the end of the business day.
Multi-disciplinary response exercises such as these help prepare responders to better serve the community for many all hazards types of incidents. For additional information, please contact Captain Chris Tinney at the Holland Department of Public Safety – Fire Services Division.