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HOORAY! THE RIDGE HAS ITS FIRST FIREWISE USA™ COMMUNITY
The NFPA certified “Salmon Mine-East Sages” neighborhood challenges your neighborhood to join in the fight to minimize destruction from wildland fire.
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Congratulations, Salmon Mine-East Sages neighborhood! Thank you for leading the way and providing a fine example of what we can achieve when we work together. Sages Road Assessment
If you’re interested in engaging your neighborhood in this process, please call us at 292-9159. Everyone benefits when you become a Firewise USA™ Community.
BURN PERMITS SUSPENDED – EFFECTIVE 6/11/18
AUBURN, Calif. June 8, 2018 – After another wet winter, warming temperatures and winds are quickly drying out the abundant annual grass crop. The increasing fire danger posed by the high volume of dead grass and hotter, drier conditions in the region is prompting CAL FIRE to suspend all burn permits for outdoor residential burning within the State Responsibility Area of Nevada, Yuba, Placer and Sierra Counties. This suspension takes effect June 11, 2018 at 8:00 A.M. and bans all residential outdoor burning of landscape debris such as branches and leaves…