ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. -- The Elmwood Park Fire Department is offering a unique physical challenge to locals on Saturday to help raise funds for the high school's weight room.
Teams of eight will attempt pulling Elmwood Park Company 4's ladder truck. Awards will go to the three teams with the quickest times and the three teams with the lightest combined weights
The team entry fee is $250 and will be collected on the day of the event. Individual donations will also be accepted.
Proceeds from the event will go directly to updating the Elmwood Park High School's weight room.
The rain-or-shine competition will run from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., with registration starting at 9 a.m. Elmwood Park Memorial High School is at 375 River Drive.
For more information, contact Lt. Mike Kassai or Detective Chris Liptak at 201-796-0700, ext. 118, or firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.