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Fire Department

Fire services are provided in Fairfax by the Ross Valley Fire Department (RVFD), under a joint powers agreement (JPA).  The JPA is governed by a Board of Directors consistingof eight (8) Directors, two from each member agency: Fairfax, San Anselmo, Ross, and Sleepy Hollow.  An Executive Officer’s position rotates between the Town Managers of each of the towns. The percentage shares for member contributions to RVFD are: Fairfax 23.95%, San Anselmo 41.68%, Ross 21.21% and Sleepy Hollow 13.6%. For more information on the Town’s contribution to RVFD (see pg. 35 of the Town Budget).

 

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Schedule of Chipper Days for 2019 - clear your brush, drop off or have it picked up!

Be prepared with tips from PG&E and Firesafe Marin

Upcoming Fire Safety Events

Nov 19 2019

FireSafe Marin Home Hardening Seminar – for Building Industry Professionals

1:00pm - 5:00pm Embassy Suites
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-19 13:00:00 2019-11-19 17:00:00 America/Los_Angeles FireSafe Marin Home Hardening Seminar - for Building Industry Professionals 101 McInnis Parkway, San Rafael, CA 94901
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Attention Building Industry Professionals! You’re invited to attend a FREE 4-hour seminar on wildfire home-hardening. • 1PM-4PM Seminar for Building Professionals • 4PM-5PM Manufacturer Showcase and Live Burn Demo Recognizing that “home-hardening” through improved architectural design, ember and ignition resistant material selection, and retrofitting of existing buildings are the most important factors in improving home survival during wildfires, FIRESafe MARIN...

Nov 19 2019

FireSafe Marin Home Hardening Seminar for Homeowners

5:00pm - 8:00pm Embassy Suites
  • Add to calendar 2019-11-19 17:00:00 2019-11-19 20:00:00 America/Los_Angeles FireSafe Marin Home Hardening Seminar for Homeowners 101 McInnis Parkway, San Rafael, CA 94901
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Attention Marin Homeowners! Join FIRESafe MARIN for a FREE 2-hour seminar on wildfire home-hardening. • 5PM Live Burn Demo and Manufacturer Showcase • 6PM-8PM Seminar for Homeowners Recognizing that home-hardening through improved architectural design, ember and ignition resistant material selection, and retrofitting existing buildings are the most important factors in improving home survival during wildfires, FIRESafe MARIN has developed a...

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