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Cameron Park firefighters to conduct ‘boot drive’ fundraiser Saturday

The Cameron Park Fire Department will hold its annual boot drive fundraiser for the Firefighters Burn Institute on Saturday.

From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., department representatives will solicit donations at three intersections in Cameron Park: Green Valley and Cambridge roads, Merrychase Drive and Cambridge Road, and Coach Lane and Cameron Park Drive.

Fire officials encourage people to come by and show their support for the fire department and the Firefighters Burn Institute. The also urge motorists to exercise extra caution when traveling through these intersections Saturday.

Last year, the Cameron Park Fire Department raised more than $23,000 during the one-day event, officials said.

Call The Bee’s Cathy Locke, (916) 321-5287.