Seniors learn how to make a safety difference

News Photo by Julie Riddle

Alpena County Emergency Services Coordinator Burt Francisco leads a safety presentation Wednesday at the Alpena Senior Citizens Center. As part of Making A Safety Difference Day, Francisco shared information about the Smart911 service that provides personalized information to emergency dispatchers. Andy Marceau, community risk reduction officer for the Alpena Fire Department, also spoke about smoke alarms and fire safety.