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What’s New!

Here Come the Warmer Temperatures!

That means Wildland Fire Season is fast approaching Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S., and more and more people are living where wildfires are a real risk. Nearly 45 million homes abut or intermingle with wildlands and more than 72,000 U.S. communities are now at risk. But by working together residents can make their own property – and their neighborhood – much safer from wildfire. Before a wildfire threatens your area: Clear leaves and other debris from gutters, eaves, porches and decks. This prevents embers from igniting your home. Remove dead vegetation and other items from under your deck or porch, and within 10 feet of the house. Learn more about the basics of defensible space on the Firewise website. Screen or box-in areas below patios and decks with wire mesh to prevent debris and combustible materials from accumulating. Remove flammable materials (firewood stacks, propane tanks) within 30 feet…

DID YOU KNOW. . . IF YOU NEED HELP, AND CAN'T CALL, YOU CAN NOW TEXT 9-1-1!!!

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COVID-19 information

For more information about Coronavirus Disease 2019, please visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.
For the safety of our employees and the public, all of our Fire Stations and other offices have been closed and the public will not be granted access. Employees will continue to work and our readiness to respond to calls for assistance will not be affected. Residents requiring medical care or other services are directed to call 9-1-1.

Thank you for your patience as the Nation deals with the COVID-19 outbreak.