Fireworks Are Not Allowed in EPFD

  All brands and types of fireworks are not allowed within the boundaries of the Ebbetts Pass Fire District, except those allowed by permit at special events.   4th of July Safety Tips   “CAL FIRE Urges Fireworks Safety” video:   … Continue reading

Post Your Address

Your Emergency Responders Need Your Help!   IN AN EMERGENCY, WHEN SECONDS COUNT!   WE WANT TO BE ABLE TO FIND YOU !   Is your street address posted ? Are the numbers clearly visible FROM THE STREET, even at night … Continue reading

Burn Permit Required

Burn Permits are required for all door yard burning projects          Check Daily for correct burn hours and burning status.    It is your responsibility to check burn day status by calling your local Air Pollution Control District with jurisdiction over … Continue reading

Toy Lighters Have Children Playing With Fire

It’s all over the news and these reports say it best …. theKCRAchannel.com SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Novelty cigarette lighters made to look like toys have state fire officials concerned the item might fall into the wrong, tiny hands. The lighters … Continue reading

Fireworks

All brands and types of fireworks are not allowed within the boundaries of the Ebbetts Pass Fire District, except those allowed by permit at special events. Each July Fourth, thousands of people, most often children and teens, are injured while … Continue reading

Seasonal Flu (Influenza)

Seasonal influenza (flu) is an infection of the respiratory system (lungs) caused by influenza viruses. Flu occurs most often every year during the late fall through the winter months. Influenza can cause complications such as pneumonia, and can lead to … Continue reading

Winter Driving Safety Tips

Winter driving on roads and highways in the snow-capped Sierra Nevada can be a pleasant adventure or it can be a frustrating, tiring an sometimes even hazardous undertaking. The California Department of Transportation, Cal/Trans, provides the following information to help … Continue reading