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."

Board of Directors Meeting

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Board of Directors meets at 9:30 am on Tuesday, October 28th 2014 at USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville.  The quarterly General Meeting will follow at 11:00 am.

King Fire Recovery Workshop

The University of California Cooperative Extension Central Sierra will hold a workshop for forest and woodland landowners affected by the Sand and King fires on October 24 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  The workshop will be held at the Pleasant Valley Grange, 4765 Pleasant Valley Road.  Workshop details and registration are available at http://ucanr.edu/postfireworkshop.

King Fire

For the latest information on the King Fire go to YubaNet or InciWeb.  Find the links at the bottom of this page.

EDCFSC Board Meeting – Change of Location

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Board of Directors will meet at 9:30 am on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Station 49, 501 Main Street in Diamond Springs. The quarterly General meeting will be postponed until October because of the King Fire.  Please note the change in meeting location. The complete agenda can be

Residential Chipping Program

Applications are now being accepted for the El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Residential Chipping Program thanks to funding from PG&E. The application form can be found at Action/Chipping Program.

EDCFSC Board Meeting

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Board of Directors will meet at 9:30 am on Tuesday, August 26th 2014 at USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville. There will be a special presentation on the Sand Fire incident. The complete agenda can be found on the Board Agendas and Minutes Page.

Sand Fire Fundraiser

Please help the victims of the recent Sand fire by attending the fundraiser to be held at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville on Friday August 22, 2014 from 5 pm to 10 pm. There will be live music, a pasta and salad dinner, prizes and a raffle. Tickets are $10 per person or

THANKS TO FIREFIGHTERS

The residents of Nashville/Sandridge, Sommerset, Outingdale, River Pines Estates and Logtown wish to express their gratitude to the many firefighters who worked valiantly to protect these communities during the recent Sand fire.  See the the Nashville/West Sandridge Page for more.

Current Fire News

Up to date information on current fires can now be accessed directly from the home page of this El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Website.  Links to the three most popular sites are show below.

Sand Fire

For the latest information on the Sand fire go to YubaNet.