We were not able to welcome you to our BIG Touch a Truck event this summer, so we are instead bringing the BIG trucks to you! Join us online through Facebook LIVE, You Tube and the township's website every Thursday, Sept 10 - October 22 at 4p.m. for Virtual Touch a Truck.
We will be on hand during the Live Watch Party to answer your questions.
THURSDAY, SEPT 10 at 4pm – PUBLIC WORKS SWAP LOADER
This week we will feature the Public Works Department's SWAP LOADER. This cool truck is four in one! See how the truck attaches and detaches, just like a transformer!
THURSDAY, SEPT 17 at 4pm – EMS – AMBULANCE AND UC MOBILE STROKE UNIT (2 segments, one day)
Take a look at an ambulance and the NEW UC Mobile Stroke Unit up close. See how these mini "hospitals on wheels" can really save lives with the equipment on board.
THURSDAY, SEPT 24 live at 4PM – POLICE – PATROL VEHICLE
Where do you turn on the lights and sirens? Take a tour of a Springfield Township Police Cruiser, inside and out.
THURSDAY, OCT 1 live at 4pm– PUBLIC WORKS MINI EXCAVATOR
Watch this super cool earth mover in action! We will dig a hole and show you how all of the levers work. Be sure to check out it's thumb!
THURSDAY, OCT 8 live at 4pm – FIRE TRUCK / FIRE SAFETY MONTH
October is Fire Safety month so what better time to talk about a few tips as we walk our way around the fire truck. We will open the doors of each compartment so you can get an up close look at what Firefighters use to help them in a fire.
THURSDAY, OCT 15 live at 4pm – POLICE K9
Springfield Township has two K-9 patrols. We will get a chance to look at one of the the K9 cruisers and see a few demonstrations with Pako and officer Scheeler.
THURSDAY, OCT 22 live at 4pm- FIRE RESCUE VEHICLE
When the Fire Department responds to a car accident or needs supplies for a fire, the rescue vehicle is the giant toolbox on wheels for the job. Pop open the doors and see all of the gear it carries.