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."

Special El Dorado County Firesafe Council Stakeholders Meeting

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council has undertaken a significant project to upgrade the County Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP).  You are invited to attend this project overview meeting. (See Flyer)

Chipping Program Grant Payment Received!!!

The long awaited grant payment for the green waste programs has been received.  The contractor expects to resume chipping on Thursday or Friday, May 14th or 15th.  Requests in hand will be serviced first.  It is expected to take up to two weeks to complete all of these requests.  New applications will be accepted starting

CAL FIRE NEWS RELEASE – Debris Burning

The EDCFSC green waste programs are still suspended pending receipt of grant payments.  If you chose to burn your material click the following link to see the latest CAL FIRE  news release regarding Debris Burning. [read more ]

Board of Directors Meeting

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Board of Directors will meet at 9:30 am on Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville. Click here to see the agenda [read more]

Chipping and Green Waste Programs Suspended

The EDCFSC residential chipping and green waste programs have been suspended until further notice. We regret that we will not be able to accept new requests for chipping or green waste dumpster service until we receive grant payments from the program grantor. If you have recently submitted a request for chipping and have not yet

Congratulations Pollock Pines-Camino FSC !

The Pollock Pines-Camino Fire Safe Council came in fifth out of 338 nationwide entrys  and was awarded  a $500 grant from the National Fire Protection Association for the National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day on May 2nd.  This award money will be used for fire safe education and educational materials.

Pollock Pines-Camino FSC Needs Your Vote

The newly formed Pollock Pines-Camino Fire Safe Council has applied for a $500 grant from the National Fire Protection Association.  Sixty five grants will be awarded by NFPA for the National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day on May 2nd.  This award money will be used for fire safe education and educational materials if PPCFSC is selected

Board of Directors Meeting

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Board of Directors will meet at 9:30 am on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville. [Read More]

Chipping is Back!

The EDCFSC has resumed its chipping service and the link to the Request for Chipping application is now available. Our contractor has promised to provide resources needed to catch up with the backlogged requests. To all of you who have been waiting for your material to be chipped, we thank you for your patience.

Chipper Program Delays

We are currently experiencing delays in responding to requests for chipping.  If you have submitted a request and have not yet been contacted we ask for your patience while we secure additional resources to reduce the backlog.