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'Tag Your Tots' helps families stay connected at Balloon Fiesta Park

Erica Zucco
October 11, 2017 07:23 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- During the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Balloon Fiesta Park is packed to the brim with thousands of people. Even for a careful family, it’s possible to lose sight of a loved one.

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That’s why New Mexico State Police officers are offering "Tag Your Tots." Families can give their contact information, and kids or loved ones with special needs, including Alzheimer’s or dementia, get a tag. If they’re separated, NMSP can match up the tag with the information on their sign-up sheet to reunite everyone.

So far, NMSP says it has tagged around 750 kids, but it would like to see a lot more people stopping by their Command Post. It’s located south of the main stage across from the KOB 4 set.

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Erica Zucco

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