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10th Annual ‘Operation Thanksgiving — Stuff the Squad Car & Fire Truck’ on Nov. 17

November 12, 2018 GMT

In the spirit of giving, “Show Me City” citizens and staff will partner again this year to host the 10th annual “Operation Thanksgiving — Stuff the Squad Car & Fire Truck!” on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Public Safety Headquarters, 3849 Cartwright Road.

All City departments are collaborating to sponsor the operation and donations will assist families in need during the holiday season.

Residents and stakeholders are encouraged to come out and fill at least 10 police squad cars and two Fire & Rescue Services trucks with canned and non-perishable food items. The goods will be donated to Bethel Ministry, Palmer House and Second Mile Mission Center.

If residents would like to drop-off donations before Saturday, Nov. 17, they are welcome to deliver them to the following City facilities:

Police and Fire Departments, 3849 Cartwright Road

City Hall, 1522 Texas Parkway

Permits & Inspections in the City Hall Complex, 1522 Texas Parkway

Municipal Court, 3845 Cartwright Rod

Recreation and Tennis Center, 2701 Cypress Point Drive

Police Department Mini-Station, 1700-A Texas Parkway

Fire Station 1: 3849 Cartwright Road

Fire Station 2: 12043 McLain Blvd.

Fire Station 3: 2496 Texas Parkway

Fire Station 5: 190 Waters Lake Blvd.

Over the years, thanks to the generosity of residents, employees, churches and community groups, the event has consistently exceeded its collection goals and continues to attract major donors from around the region.

For updates, please watch the City website: www.missouricitytx.gov, like us on Facebook—fb/MissouriCityTX, follow us on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat—@MissouriCityTX, and Nextdoor, watch Missouri City Television (Ch. 16 on Comcast and Ch. 99 on AT&T U-verse) or download the MCTX Mobile app (available for free in Google Play and the Apple app store).