Westmont, Illinois - Date Issued: September 28, 2021
The Westmont Fire Department will be participating in the annual Silent Parade on Friday, October 8 at 7 p.m. The parade is a dedication to firefighters and fire victims who have lost their lives due to fires. The parade officially closes National Fire Prevention Week, which runs from October 3-9. The Silent Parade will start in Hinsdale and travel west on Chicago Avenue to Westmont, then continue on Naperville Road and eventually end in Lisle. The public is invited to attend and stand along the parade route holding a flashlight in honor of those that lost their lives. For more information, contact the Westmont Fire Department at 630-981-6400.