Council brings fire topics to public meeting |

Council brings fire topics to public meeting

Mapping of fire hazards and designations of fire routes will be discussed by foresters and the state fire marshall at the Regional Council of Rural Counties Thursday morning.

The public meeting will take place at 8:30 a.m. Thursday, June 21 at the Holiday Inn Express in Grass Valley.

Kate Dargan, State Fire Marshall will discuss the Fire Hazard Mapping Process and Jim Pena, Deputy Regional Forester for the U.S. Forest Service will provide an update on Fire Route Designation Issues.

The Regional Council of Rural Counties consists of 30 California counties that share rural interests. Collectively, the association represents 44 percent of California’s land mass and 2.5 million residents. Nevada County Supervisor Sue Horne is Chairperson of the board.

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User