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Cancellation of Municipal Point-of-Sale Inspection Program

The Development Services Department has indefinitely suspended the Municipal Point-of-Sale Inspection program, effective February 23, 2018.

Christmas Tree and Decoration Fire Safety 2017

On average, one of every 22 home fires started by Christmas trees result in death. CHRISTMAS TREE SAFETY When picking a tree follow these tips: If you purchase a real tree, make sure that it is fresh and has green needles and they do not fall off easily when touched. Before placing the tree in a stand, cut 1-2 inches from the base at a 45 degree…

Request for Proposal: Airport Fixed Base Operator

The City of Hastings is seeking proposals from qualified applicants for a Fixed Base Operator (FBO) to lease, manage and operate general aviation facilities at the Hastings Municipal Airport, located at 3300 W. 12th Street, Hastings, NE. See the Full Details of the Request for Proposal

Winter Fire Safety Tips 2017

Home fires occur more in winter that in any other season. As you stay cozy and warm this season be fire smart. Half of all home heating fires occur in the months of DECEMBER, JANUARY AND FEBRUARY. Here are some winter fire safety tips to help keep you safe. Keep anything that can burn at least 3 feet away from heating equipment, like the furnace,…

Thanksgiving Fire Safety Tips

In 2015, U.S. fire departments responded to an estimated 1,760 cooking fires on Thanksgiving. Unattended cooking was by far the leading contributing factor in cooking fires and fire deaths. Some tips to follow are: Stay in the kitchen when cooking on the stove and keep an eye on the food. If you must step away, set a kitchen timer so you don't…