Public Safety Family Fun Day set for Saturday

The Columbus Police Department is inviting you to take part in Saturday’s “Public Safety Family Fun Day.” Lt. Matt Harris, department spokesman, says the event will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Lowes parking lot located at 3500 10th Street.

Officials say this family friendly event, which is in collaboration with “National Night Out”, will feature Columbus police officers and firefighters as well as other public safety personnel. Those in attendance will be able to ask questions and interact with public safety personnel and see equipment such as police cars and fire trucks up close.

Several local businesses and not for profit groups are also scheduled to have information tables set up at the event.