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Chipper Days – 2020

With the increasing  potential for wildfires in Marin County, residents are being encouraged to take every measure possible to avoid destruction of life and property.  Fire Safe Marin advises clearing brush from 30-100 feet of your house if possible.  The Town of Fairfax has scheduled five consecutive weekends of chipper days to offer residents options to remove and dispose of vegetation debris from their property.

 

What CAN go in the chipper

• Tree limbs up to 4 inches in diameter and 6 feet in length

• Woody bushes, including French and Scotch broom (no roots with dirt)

 

What CANNOT go in the chipper (for safety of the workers)

• Poison ivy, Bamboo, palm fronds, firewood

• Stones, lumber, construcLon materials

• Metal, glass, furniture

• Leaves and regular yard waste and soil (on roots) 

 

The collection events are as follows:

Saturday, June 20 & Sunday, June 21            

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Doc Edgar Park (Hickory/Cascade/Cypress)

Door-to-door pick up for Cascades will be available:

Pick up is SATURDAY June 20th ONLY. Your piles/bundles MUST be on the side of the street by 7:00 am Saturday morning. Please don’t block vehicle passage.

Call Maria Baird at (415) 456-5652 with questions. No reservaion needed. This is a FREE community service.

 

Saturday, June 27 & Sunday, June 28       

9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Sir Francis Drake Blvd. & Olema

Door to door pick up for Manor Hill and Scenic/Tamalpais neighborhoods

Pick up is SATURDAY June 27th ONLY. Your piles/bundles MUST be on the side of the street by 7:00 am Saturday morning. Please don’t block vehicle passage.

Call Maria Baird at (415) 456-5652 with questions. No reservaion needed. This is a FREE community service.

 

Saturday, July 11. – CANCELLED

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Pavilion parking lot

Drop off only.

 

FireSafe Marin Chipper Days

In case you missed the chipper days these past two weekends, Fire Safe Marin is offering curbside pick up services funded through the Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority (MWPA).  To use this service, you must live in a Firewise community, which includes Cascade, Forrest, Deer Park, Canon Village, Manor Hill, Meadowlands, Oak Manor and Marinda Oaks.

You must pre-register for this service by going to the online web portal https://www.chipperday.com/marin.  Sign up is on a first come first served basis.  This pick up service will take place the week of July 13th.

Please have your material at the curb by 8 a.m. on the day of your scheduled pick up.  Piles are limited to 10 feet by 4 feet by 4 feet.  Anything larger will be left for the resident to remove.  NO: Trash, poison oak, blackberry brambles, firewood, construction material, lumber, regular yard waste, leaves or lawn clippings.

Contact info:  firewise@firesafemarin.org.

 

Saturday, July 25 & Sunday, July 26

9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

Doc Edgar Park (Hickory/Cascade/Cypress) — Drop off only.

Door to door pick up for Deer Park neighborhoods

Your piles/bundles MUST be on the side of the street by 7:00 am Saturday morning. Please don’t block vehicle passage.

Call Maria Baird at (415) 456-5652 with questions. No reservaion needed. This is a FREE community service.

 

Please note that all the drop off locations are open to the entire Fairfax Community. 

 Thank you for your participation in this very important program!

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