Pierre Recreation And Fire Departments To Host Beat The Heat Hydrant Parties In Pierre Neighborhoods Throughout July

(KCCR) — The City of Pierre Recreation Department and Fire Department will be teaming up in July to help residents beat the heat. Recreation Director Mindy Cheap says hydrant parties will be taking place every Tuesday during the month…

The events will require a one block section of various streets to be blocked from approximately 6 to 7:30 pm…

Commissioner Jim Mehlhaff says it’s a great way for the Pierre Fire Department to engage with the community…

The Beat the Heat Hydrant parties will be held July 7th in Steamboat Park, July 14th in Devine Park, LeBarge Park on July 21st and Harrison Park on July 28th. Road closures will be needed for the 400 block of West Missouri, 1400 block of East Franklin, 700 block of North Maple and 800 block of North Pierece. Cheap says door hanger will be placed on homes in the areas where the street closures will take place to notify residents of the temporary street closures.