GET READY!

Don't wait to fire safe your place!  

YOU NEED TO BE PREPARED! 

 

 

The DIXIE Fire. 

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Station 25 needs a new SHED!

Help us replace the decrepit shed at Station 25. A new, water tight shed will store their Personal Protective Equipment/Breathing Apparatus.    Right now the PPE sits above their regular equipment and the breathing apparatus releases carcinogens that can attach to their gear.  By having a new shed, this equipment can be placed away from their other equipment and reduce their exposure.  It will also allow for better storage of other outdoor equipment.   Please help us.

Help us raise $3000!!!

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From this... 
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To this!  Please donate. 

ABOUT US. 

The Coastal Canyon Fire Safe Council's mission is to increase awareness, further prevention, and facilitate collaboration between government agencies, officials, and organizations to improve fire protection of life, property and open space/wildlife within the communities of Southwest Central San Diego. 
 

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WHAT IS A FIRE SAFE COUNCIL? 

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Your partner in fire safety and education.

 

We are here as members of the community to bridge the gap between the fire and safety infrastructure of Clairemont and its residents.   We are here to ensure that we get proper training, equipment, and staffing for our fire stations so they can be equal to the increases in density that our community is receiving.  We will do this by educating our citizens and public servants, reducing our canyon fuel with defensible space zones, finding funding for our stations,  supporting our stations in their training.

Surviving the Paradise Fire... Fire Safe Marin Webinar.

APPS AND SITES

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EDUCATION IS KEY... KNOW HOW TO PREVENT FIRE DAMAGE AND HOW TO RECOVER FROM IT IF IT DOES HAPPEN.  

We will be increasing our webinar and workshop schedule once the community guidelines allow. 

FIRE-SAFE YOUR PLACE! 

DEFENSIBLE SPACE AND NO-COST CHIPPING PROGRAM.

A great way to reduce the burnable fuel in your yard.  Once the county clears us for more in person events we will be adding chipping programs.

SAN DIEGO EMERGENCY APP

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Amazing webcast on warnings/evacuations, and how people survive fires.

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Up to date local fire and emergency information

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DRESSING FOR SUCCESS

Evacuations are a stressful time, but being prepared will keep you safe.  You should have a GO bag that has pre-selected clothing and supplies for your evacuation.  The clothing you wear could be the difference of you making it out alive.

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When preparing to evacuate, dress yourself and family in clothes that will shield from heat, embers and flames. Natural fabrics, such as heavy denim or pure wool are better than synthetics, no matter how hot it is. Keep these items near your “Go Kit” during fire season:

  • Sturdy leather boots with Vibram-lug soles

  • Long pants (wool or cotton) with sturdy belt

  • Floppy cotton hat

  • Handkerchief or bandana to cover face

  • Full-coverage goggles

  • Long sleeved shirt that covers neck (tuck into pants)

  • Wool socks

  • Leather work gloves

Put these clothes on at the first sign of trouble.  If you can smell or see smoke, it is time to put on your evacuation clothes and prepare to leave. 

This isn't about fashion, it is about function! 

Dates to add to your calendar. 

MEETINGS- Get involved in your community.  Most are via Zoom. 

SEPTEMBER - Fire Season

SEPTEMBER 25TH- Clairemont Family Day

OCTOBER - Fire Season

NOVEMBER - Fire Season

Our Community Partners and Sponsors.

Support us through grants, cash, advertising, or in-kind donations. 
Coastal-Tree-Care-4b-230119-03-3d7108b2.
The Clairemont Town Council
The Burn Institute of San Diego
Bayside Recreation Center
Dr. Jen Campbell - Dst. 2
Councilmember
Coastal Tree Care
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Toni Atkins - Pro Tem California Senate. 
Chris Cate - Dst. 6 Councilmember
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The Linda Vista Update. 

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Raul Campillo - Dst. 7 Councilmember
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Blue Line Media

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Republic Services
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Realtor Judy Spady

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Join us in our mission to reduce wildfire damage and increase safety through community engagement on our Partner and Sponsor Page.  Email us below for more information 

PLEASE CONTACT US TO FIND OUT WHAT WE ARE ABOUT. 

Feel free to complete the form to the right.  We will never spam you or sell your address.  We look forward to hearing from you.  Chair, Lisa Johnson and Vice-Chair, Julie Wilds.

P.O. Box 17034, San Diego, CA 92177

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