Wildfire Preparedness Community Workshop - Save The Dates
Prepare yourself for wildfire!
A series of virtual community workshops will cover a variety of topics including wildfire science, defensible space, home hardening basics, community preparedness, and personal preparedness and evacuations. All workshops will include discussion, Q&A, and the same topics, but each will also feature a guest speaker that can answer questions specific to each geographic service area of Marin County. These workshops will teach actionable skills that residents can use right away.
Save The Dates:
Wed, May 5: West Marin with Jordan Reeser, Marin County Fire Department Captain
Thurs, May 13: San Rafael with Quinn Gardner, City of San Rafael Emergency Manager
Wed, May 19: Novato with John Dicochea, Novato Fire Protection District Fire Captain
Wed, May 26: Southern Marin with Jesse Figoni, Southern Marin Fire Protection District Fire Inspector and Vegetation Management Specialist
Wed, June 2: Central Marin with Todd Lando, Central Marin Fire Department Wildfire Hazard Mitigation Specialist
About Firesafe Marin:
FIRESafe MARIN is a non-profit organization dedicated to reducing Wildland Fire hazards and improving Fire-safety awareness in Marin County, California. FIRESafe Marin fosters community involvement by building partnerships and providing resources for mitigating fire danger. You can learn more about FIRESafe Marin by visiting www.firesafemarin.org
About Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority:
With the support of Marin County residents, Measure C passed with 70.8% voter approval throughout Marin County. This historic wildfire prevention measure will fund proactive state-of-the-art wildfire prevention and preparedness efforts in Marin for the next ten years. The MWPA was formed to develop and implement a comprehensive wildfire prevention and emergency preparedness plan throughout almost all of Marin County. You can learn more about Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority by visiting www.marinwildfire.org