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Listed below are some of the free services provided to people of the community in order to help create Defensible Space around your home. Please call (530) 582-7853 if you have any questions or if you would like more information about any of these services.
❏ Town of Truckee Yard Waste Disposal Program
❏ Community Green Waste Drop-Off Events
❏ Defensible Space Inspections
The key to improving the odds of your property surviving a wildfire is the defensibility of the house itself. Do your part by completing an inspection of your home completing our Residential/Vacant Lot Self Inspection form online (on a smartphone, tablet, or computer). Not only will you increase the chances of your home surviving a wildfire, submitting the form will let us know the inspection has been completed.
We also provide One-on-One consultation on effective Defensible Space. Call (530) 582-7853 for further details and to schedule your inspection.
❏ Education Lending Library
Videos and books to educate you about wildfire.
❏ Fire Safe Education Materials & Programs
Fire Wise landscaping guide, construction checklist & more! Call (530) 582-7853 for details.
❏ Fire Safe Council of Nevada County
A non-profit corporation dedicated to reducing the effects of catastrophic wildfire through education and hazardous fuel reduction programs. (530) 272-1122