Fire Wise Goals

our Plan

Road Project:



Objective is to improve the fire safety of the Bitney Springs Firewise Roads



Develop and propose overall strategy/approach and 2019/2020 plan to Firewise Committee



Add secondary escape routes to Rudd and Starduster, clearly mark Fire Hydrants with blue reflective tiles on the road and roadside signs.



Execute the plan

 

 Fuel Reduction Project:   



Objective is to reduce fuel in the Bitney Springs Firewise area to improve fire safety in the community



Develop and propose overall strategy/approach and 2019/2020 plan to Firewise Committee



Execute the plan



Includes Scotch Broom Pull, Workdays, Clean Up Days, Chipper and Americorps activities

  

Education/Communication Project:

  

Objective is to educate and communicate with the community



Develop and propose overall strategy/approach and 2019/2020 plan to Firewise Committee



Hold an Annual Fire Drill, determine Temporary Refuge Zones - Irrigated pastures, fire hardened structures



Execute the plan



Conduct the annual education event for Bitney Springs Firewise in concert with the other subcommittees. It is expected that some of the content of the education event will come from work done by the other subcommittees