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 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).