High Fire Danger

Low moisture levels make this year's fire season more dangerous than normal. It's important that residents take adequate precautions to protect themselves, their property, and their neighborhood.

As a homeowner, the most important thing you can do is to make your own home and property defensible in the event of fire.

Read our Top Five Fire Prevention Tips and our Seven Yard Safety Tips to learn what you can do today to keep safe.

The Danger Lurking in Your Garage: Find out how to prevent spontaneous combustion.

Do you have enough Defensive Space around your home?

See the Woodside fire department's 2012 chipping dates.

Volunteer for CERPP.
We need your help to keep our neighborhoods safe!

Home Survival in Wildfire-Prone Areas
Home Survival in Wildfire-Prone Areas:
Building Materials and Designs Considerations
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Living With Fire in San Mateo County
Living With Fire in San Mateo County:
A Guide for Homeowners
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