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."

Chipping and Green Waste Programs Now Open for Applications

The Chipping and Community Green Waste Dumpster programs are now accepting new applications.  Look under the “Action” tab for the links to the application forms.  Please be aware that because

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

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

CAL FIRE Media Release

CAL FIRE proclaims Wildfire Awareness Week May 3 – 9. [read more]

Burn Permits – CAL FIRE

Residential burn permits will be required beginning May 1st.  [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

Give Where You Live in El Dorado County

El Dorado Community Foundation.  Click here to see their website.

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

Board of Directors Meeting

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council Board of Directors will meet at 9:30 am on Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 at USFS Headquarters, 100 Forni Road, Placerville.  The General Meeting

PRC4291 Defensible Space Evaluation Training

The El Dorado County Fire Safe Council and CAL FIRE will sponsor a training session for Defensible Space Evaluatiors at 1:00 p. m. on Tuesday March 24th in the main