Mission Statement

"The mission of EI Dorado County Fire Safe Council is to protect the people of EI Dorado County and their property from the effects of catastrophic wildfire through education, cooperation, innovation and action."

Attention Fuel Reduction Contractors

THE EL DORADO COUNTY FIRE SAFE COUNCIL AND THE SIERRA SPRINGS REGIONAL FIRE SAFE COUNCIL ARE SEEKING PROPOSALS FROM QUALIFIED CONTRACTORS TO PROVIDE ROADSIDE FUEL REDUCTION IN THE SUBDIVISION OF SIERRA SPRINGS IN POLLOCK PINES, EL DORADO COUNTY.
Release Date: March 12, 2018,
Bidders meeting: 10:00am, March 23, 2018 at the Wisteria Pool parking lot located at 5460 Wisteria Road (intersection of Wisteria Rd. and Zinnia Rd.), Pollock Pines, CA 95726
Closing Date: April 6, 2018
Grant funding has been obtained from the United States Forest Service through the Grants Clearing House of the California State Fire Safe Council. The purpose of the grant is to provide roadside fuel reduction in the subdivision of Sierra Springs in Pollock Pines, CA as well as create a 5 acre shaded fuel break. The objective of the treatment is to reduce surface and ladder fuels, to achieve canopy spacing to mitigate the threat of wildfire to private property, and to provide safe ingress of fire equipment and egress of evacuees.
Small businesses and minority and women owned businesses are encouraged to apply.
Please download a complete copy of the Request for Proposal here and sample contract here or email the project coordinator at board@edcfiresafe.org. Please note the bid period is very short. If you are interested you must act quickly.