RED FLAG WATCH from 11 pm Sunday through 5 pm Tuesday. Gusty offshore winds & drying conditions. Walk around your house to ensure it still complies with defensible space standards. Pack your go bag. Go to for more tips.
Oakland Firesafe Council

“Know the Way to Firewise USA” Town Hall

Thursday, 6:30-7:30pm

Session 2 of the “Savvy & Prepared Communities” Town Hall Series will be about why & how to become a recognized Firewise USA® community. Firewise USA®, in conjunction with the Oakland Firesafe Council, encourages and supports communities to work together to make their areas more firesafe. Guest speaker Macy M. Cornell of the Firesafe Council’s Firewise USA® program for Oakland will be presenting.

For information on Firewise USA® check out the OCP&R Guide #12 – Firewise USA and NFPA’s page on Firewise USA.