The Meridian Police and Fire Departments have organized events this month, providing the public with opportunities to get involved with safety efforts. Go to meridiancity.org.
▪ An Rx Take Back and Free Shred Day is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 22, at the St. Luke’s Meridian Medical Center, 520 S. Eagle Road. Drop off sensitive documents and dispose of unused/expired prescription medication anytime between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The Meridian Anti-Drug Coalition is partnering with Crime Stoppers for this event. Donations are accepted, with proceeds going to AARP.
▪ Throughout the month, the Meridian Fire Department will be checking randomly chosen Meridian homes to see if the smoke alarms are working, and if the detectors are good, families will score free pizza from Domino’s.