Celebrating Independence Day!
Independence Day is here, and not only is it a great opportunity to create memories with your loved ones, but it is also an important time to reflect on the sacrifices made that allow us to enjoy today’s freedoms. This 4th of July marks America’s 238th birthday –the world’s longest standing constitutional republic— and what better way to celebrate than with cookouts, parades, and fireworks!
Are you planning on boating with your family or lighting fireworks this 4th of July? If so, the Department of Natural Resources provides a number of tips for being safe while having fun off-shore! Please visit here for more information. Also, the Department of Health Services provides a number of tips for safely setting off fireworks. Please click here for more information on enjoying fireworks while avoiding injuries.
I wish you and your family a safe and joyous Independence Day!