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."

El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Community Service Awards and Board Meeting – April 22nd

At 9:30 AM at the USFS Large Conference Room on April 22nd, join the El Dorado County Fire Safe Council for a special Board Meeting, including our Community Service Awards. In addition to our standard board meeting, we will be awarding community representatives within El Dorado County who have made outstanding contributions to making their

Fuel Reduction Contractors Listing Re-launching

As one of the resources provided by the El Dorado County Fire Safe Council, the Fuel Reduction Contractors Listing allows residents of the county an easy listing of local service providers in a variety of service areas and services. If you are a fuel reduction service provider serving the El Dorado County area and would

Agenda for Board and General Meeting on Tuesday, March 25th 2014

Please attend the upcoming Board and General Meetings this coming Tuesday at the Forest Service building. This includes the quarterly general meeting.

Board Meeting – 3/25/14

Board Meeting Agenda Click here to download the board meeting agenda in a .pdf format. USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville 9:30 am to 11:00 am Meeting Call to Order Roll Call: Sign In Approval of Agenda: 03/25/2014 Board Action Item Special Guest: Steve Shortes – Motherlode Insurance Consent Agenda: Board Action Items Approve February 25, 2014

The Chipping and Green Waste Dumpster Programs are Suspended

Effective today, March 19th, we can no longer accept request for Chipping or Green Waste Dumpsters.  Heavier than expected demand for these services require that the programs be suspended earlier than anticipated. Requests that have already been received will be honored.

Chipping and Dumpster Program to be Suspended

The current Chipping and Green Waste Dumpster grant ends on March 31st.  All work must be completed by that date.  Unfortunately funds from the next grant cycle will not be available for several months.  This means that the Chipping and Dumpster programs must be suspended.  We will not be able to accept requests for chipping

Spaghetti Feed to Restore Funding to Our Senior Assistance Program

[box type=”info”]Please note, the location of this event has changed. The Spaghetti Feed is now going to be held at the Firefighters’ Memorial Hall at 501 Main Street in Diamond Springs.[/box] Come join Friends of El Dorado County Seniors for our 3rd annual Spaghetti Feed fundraiser on March 16, 2014 between 1 pm to 5

Agenda for EDCFSC Board Meeting – Tuesday, Feb 25th at 9:30 AM

Board Meeting Agenda  February 25th, 2014 USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville 9:30 am to 11:00 am Meeting Call to Order Roll Call: Sign In Approval of Agenda: 01/28/2014 Board Action Item Special Guest, Mike Kaslin Unit Chief AEU, Cal-Fire Consent Agenda: Board Action Items Approve January 28, 2014 Board Meeting Minutes Public Comment –Time

Board Meeting – 1/24/2014

Agenda Click here to download the agenda in a .doc format. USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville 9:30 am to 11:00 am Meeting Call to Order Roll Call: Sign In Approval of Agenda: 01/28/2014 Board Action Item Consent Agenda: Board Action Items Approve November 19th, 2013 Board Meeting Minutes Approve Board Schedule for 2014 Approve

Cal Fire News Release: Dry Vegetation + Wind = CAUTION

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  Camino – “With the lack of rain, our local vegetation is tinder dry; all you have to do is go outside to hear the crackle and crunch of pine needles and leaves under your feet. Add wind to this scenario and you are looking at very critical fire conditions (Red Flag Conditions)” says CAL