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Posted on: June 23, 2020

Prepare Your Residence for Wildfire Season and Power Outages

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Contra Costa County Fire Protection District and the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office have published a guide for County residents to help prepare themselves, their families and neighbors in the event of a wildfire.

View and download Contra Costa County Residents Guide to Wildfire Preparedness & Evacuation (PDF) and Guide to Wildfire Preparedness & Evacuation in Spanish (PDF).

Learn about the Defensible Space Self-Assessment.  See more information about weed abatement and defensible space.

Power outages may occur during fire season. You can Prepare For A Power Outage (PDF) or in Spanish Preparándose Para Un Apagón (PDF)

Register to get emergency alerts via cellphone, email, or landline with the Contra Costa Community Warning System (CWS)