Sign up for Nevada County’s Code Red notification system
CodeRED sends alerts to your mobile device or your landline via text message, phone call, or email if an emergency is happening in your neighborhood. Sign up to receive emergency alerts from your local Nevada County emergency response team.
Burn Day Information
The Northern Sierra Air Quality Management District, in conjunction with CAL FIRE, determines the burn day status for our area. You can call (530) 274-7928 to check the burn day status or check their website.
LVRM Firewise Community Burn Permits Info (pdf file)
Defensible space advisory visits
The Fire Safe Council of Nevada County offers free defensible space advisory visits. This program provides one-on-one consultation and advice at your home setting for comprehensive education on compliance with Public Resource Code 4291 – the law that requires defensible space around structures. PRC 4291 was expanded in 2005 from 30 feet to 100 feet of clearance. To sign up for a free Defensible Space Advisory Visit please call the Fire Safe Council of Nevada County at 530-272-1122.
25 weeks to get ready for Fire Season
YubaNet is publishing one story a week to help you get ready for the next fire season. You can find all these stories and more resources here.