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Joe Tyler

Director/Fire Chief

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Don’t let your July 4th celebration start a fire. If legal in your area and you are making “Safe and Sane” fireworks part of your #4thOfJuly celebration, take the time to use them safely. Steps like always reading the instructions and having a bucket of water and a hose handy will keep you and your family safe!

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Governor Gavin Newsom has released his 2022-23 state budget proposal – the California Blueprint, a bold plan building on the state’s ongoing work to confront California’s greatest existential threats, bolster our strong economic growth and make historic investments in California’s future.

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Californians have made great progress in recent years embracing wise water use as a daily habit. But our state's water future remains uncertain due to precipitation variability and changing climate. it is more critical than ever that Californians work together to Save Our Water and make the world a better place for our children, grandchildren and future generations. 

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2020 Fire Siege Report

The 2020 Fire Siege will be counted among the most devastating in history. The loss of life and livelihood across the State was profound, punctuated by the tragic loss of three of our comrades in service. We will never forget the impact they made on those they served with and the communities they so selflessly and honorably served.

Community Wildfire Prevention & Mitigation Report

In a 45-Day Report to Governor Gavin Newsom in response to Executive Order N-05-19, CAL FIRE systematically identified high priority fuels reduction projects and other measures to immediately begin to protect over 200 of California's most wildfire-vulnerable communities and put the state on a path toward long-term wildfire prevention and forest health.

Wildfire Prevention