Fire Prevention Division Chief Phil Maclin

Peoria Public Radio News
7:51 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

PFD is responding to more broken water pipe and electrical issues

Chief Phillip Maclin handles fire prevention for the Peoria Fire Department. He's holding up the picture of the damage caused Wednesday at a West Ann residence while the maintenance person tried to thaw frozen pipes.
Credit Tanya Koonce / Peoria Public Radio

The Peoria Fire Department has received nearly 50 calls for pipes that are breaking as they thaw. That means what people are using to thaw pipes is a point of caution.  

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