CANTON, OH (September 26, 2008) - The Stark County Safety Council, Canton Fire Prevention Bureau and Exchange Club will host Canton's 43rd Annual Fire Prevention Breakfast, a key event observing National Fire Prevention Week Oct. 6 - 10. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 7, from 8 a.m. to 9:15 a.m. at the Canton Memorial Civic Center in the McKinley Room.


The breakfast will feature the city and county Firefighter of the Year awards and brief remarks from Canton Mayor William J.Healy II, Canton Fire Captain Roger Nye, Dave Dennison, immediate past chairman, Stark County Safety Council and others.


The event is open to the public at a price of $13 per attendee, including parking in the Civic Center deck. RSVPs for the Fire Prevention Breakfast must be received by Oct. 1.


The Stark County Safety Council is a department of the Canton Regional Chamber of Commerce and is comprised of local companies dedicated to the safety of their employees. The SCSC has been recognized statewide for quality programming.