Sierra Marlin’s help promote water safety

By: Staff Report
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The Sierra Marlin swim team is collecting new or gently used life jackets for local fire departments to help support the life jacket loaner programs.

The team kicked off their collection efforts at their Spring Splash meet on April 18.

According to team officials, team members want to help the fire departments save lives on local lakes and rivers this summer and to help promote water safety.

The Sierra Marlins will be collecting life jackets during practice times from 3:45-8 p.m., Monday through Friday, through May 17, at the Folsom Aquatics Center, 1200 Riley St., Folsom.