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Posted on: August 1, 2021

Wildfire Preparedness & Safety

Residents  Contra Costa  County Guide-1

Fire officials urge prevention and caution during a high wildfire danger season across Contra Costa County. Con Fire 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).

Power outages may occur during fire season and high heat. You can Prepare For A Power Outage (PDF) or in Spanish Preparándose Para Un Apagón (PDF). Update your contact information with PG&E to ensure notifications of outages.

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

Learn about Defensible Space Self-Assessment or see the flyer below. See information about weed abatement and defensible space. Visit Contra Costa County Fire Protection District at www.cccfpd.org.