Saved by the Beep

September 28, 2023 is Test Your Smoke Alarm Day and the Cavan Monaghan Fire Department is celebrating with a contest! Enter to win a two-in-one Talking Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm with a ten-year battery and fire extinguisher.  

Submit a completed home escape plan, showing two ways out of each room and a photo of you and/or your family testing your smoke alarm(s) by September 28 at 4:30 p.m..

Contest Rules

  • Draw a map of your home on the grid provided in the home escape plan map
  • Find at least two ways out of each room, the location of all your smoke alarms and indicate that on the map - see example on Page 3.
  • Take a photo of your family testing your smoke alarms.
  • Submit your photo and completed home escape plan map in person at 988 County Road 10; or
    • drop it off at the Fire Department Public Education Booth at the Touch-A-Truck Event September 16, 2023 at the Millbrook Fairgrounds (10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.); or
    • email to  by September 28, at 4:30 p.m.
The winner will be contacted by phone or email on September 29th and announced on the Township web page.