(Light The Night For Fallen Firefighters)…It is a national event.
The Yuma Fire Department and the City of Yuma is participating. October 5th and 6th is the National Firefighters Memorial Weekend, and since 2017 landmarks around the country have been lit up in red during this time in remembrance of those who have given their lives in the line of duty. The Yuma Fire Stations have lit up one at a time. In addition, the Yuma City Hall was also lit in red. It continues throughout the weekend. The 38th annual National observation will be held Sunday at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Maryland.