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Be a responsible member of our community! Follow these simple steps to take responsibility for your personal safety and the safety of your neighbors:

Protect your home and family.

Create defensible space, the most important way to protect your home, family, and neighbors.

Link: Napa Firewise Defensible Space Information

Napa County Defensible Space Guidelines

Check out Napa County’s newest website to help prepare residents for living in Fire Country.

http://ReadyNapaCounty.org

Order and Install Signage

Reflective address signs help fire, medical, and emergency personnel find your home when every second counts. Angwin Volunteer Fire Department, CalFire, and Napa Co. Fire Marshal have requested that all residents install reflective signage.

pdf: NAPA CO. FIRE MARSHAL ADDRESS SIGN GUIDELINES

Signs are available to order at the Angwin ACE Hardware Store.  Please print an Order Form below and bring it with you.  Order Forms are also available at the counter.

link: ORDER FORMS FOR  ANGWIN ACE HARDWARE

Be informed & Get to know your Neighbors

In an emergency, you’ll need to know what’s going on. Sign up for NIXLE to receive alerts from emergency managers and familiarize yourself with emergency information resources. In addition, get to know your neighbors. THEY are your first responders.

link: SIGN UP FOR NIXLE HERE

 IPAWS (Integrated Public Alert & Warning System) – is an automatic notification to all cell phones within Napa County (residents and visitors).  

 

 

During an emergency, tune to local radio stations KVON-AM 1440 or KVYN-FM 99.3 for updated local information.

 

 

Donate!

To further support the Angwin Fire Safe Council please consider a donation via the Napa Communities Firewise Foundation. Please be sure to write in the “special instructions section,” that it is for AFSC or Angwin Fire Safe Council.

Thank you!

link:  NAPA FIREWISE DONATION LINK

Latest Angwin Fire Safe Council News

Angwin Fire Safe Council (AFSC) meets the second Tuesday of every other  month at 7:00pm – 8:30pm, located at the PUC Elementary School in Classroom #12.

Our next meeting is September 10th- Please join us!!

Upcoming Community Meetings: 

 


Angwin Fire Safe Council contributed 2019 grant funding towards the completion of the  Pacific Union College Shaded Fuel Break !

Before and After of the Shaded Fuel Break Treatment completed on Pacific Union College .

RESOURCES

Fire-Safe Resources:

DOWNLOAD A COPY OF THE ANGWIN COMMUNITY WILDFIRE PROTECTION PLAN

A PDF copy of the plan is available for download by clicking on the link below:    Angwin Community Wildfire Protection Plan -updated 5-3-19

Angwin’s Flammable and Fire Resistant Plants

AFSC flammable and fire resistant plants copy 2

angwin firewise landscaping brochure_DRAFT copy 2


DEFENSIBLE SPACE PLANNING & PREPARATION

https://napafirewise.org/learning-center/defensible-space/

Learn how to harden your home

County of Napa Fire Resistant Building Construction

 

NORTH BAY ALERT WILDFIRE WEBCAMS

http://www.alertwildfire.org/northbay/index.html

CalFire EQUIPMENT USE SAFETY

Equipment Use Safety, CalFire

LIVING WITH FIRE IN NAPA COUNTY


Napa County Chipping Program Information:

Details are available here: http://www.napafirewise.org/   


Check out local Napa Register articles regarding fire preparedness updates:

https://napavalleyregister.com/news/local/napa-county-urging-emergency-power-shut-down-preparedness/article_f2299a13-c0d2-5ca1-b153-ed4904107b4a.html


In the event of an emergency tune to local radio stations KVON-AM 1440 and KVYN-FM 99.3 for updated local information

CONTACT

For questions related to fire safety or abatement (i.e. chipping), please contact the Napa County Fire Marshal’s office. You can send an email by clicking here, or visit their web page here.

MAPS

ROADSIDE  TREATMENT MAP 2015-2019

Check out what has been accomplished!

The Angwin Fire Safe Council procured grant funding for this work.