Deer Springs Fire Safe Council
Serving Residents in the communities of North Broadway, Jesmond Dene, Hidden Meadows, Rimrock, Champagne Village, Welk Resort and
in San Diego's Inland North County
A 501(c)(3) Community Service Organization
Local Wildfire Danger: MEDIUM
Fire Safety News is Now Digital!
You can view Fire Safety News in two ways. The most timely is to subscribe by clicking the SUBSCRIBE link
below. You will receive it by email as soon as it is released. The second way is to click the Fire Safety News link below. This
will allow you to view the current issue as well as past issues should you not wish to subscribe.
The Deer Springs Fire Safe Council continues to depend on your donations to fund its educational and public service projects.
Please help us continue our mission to help make our homes and neighborhoods fire safe. A PayPal donation button may be found above
for your convenience.If you would rather donate by check, our address may be found HERE.
The DSFSC working with residents
and the Deer Springs Fire District have already made a positive impact on fire safety in our community. Please help us continue in
YOU CUT IT, WE WILL CHIP IT
The state of California has granted the council funds to help reduce the wildfire threat by chipping cleared
vegetation throughout the district. It has never been more important that you clear and maintain your defensible space around your
home. We will make it easier for you.
Get details HERE in the May 2015 Fire Safety News. Guidelines and homeowner requirements
may be found HERE.
Smell smoke? See smoke? Wonder what is going on? If there is an incident in the Deer Springs Fire District
or smoke from a fire elsewhere will impact our area the Information Hotline will be updated with the latest available information.
Click on the "Information Hotline" button at the left for more information.
DSFSC RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS NATIONAL RECOGNITION
The Deer Springs Fire Safe Council has been awarded one of the five Wildfire
Mitigation Innovation Awards jointly sponsored by the National Association of State Foresters, the International Association of Fire
Chiefs, the National Fire Protection Association and the USDA Forest Service. Click HERE for the national press release.
EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM
ADDING TEXT MESSAGING
The DSFSC is pleased to announce that the Emergency Communications System
(ECS) will be adding text messaging to the current telephone notification service. The ECS provides subscribers with information about significant
fire or other emergency events affecting our area. It is anticipated that the service will be in place by the end of August 2016.
Current subscribers will receive an opt-in request message on their mobile devices so that they may either accept or decline this
service. The opt-in message will come from our communications provider One Call Now. For those living within the Deer Springs
Fire Protection District who have not registered, a registration form may be found HERE.