National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day, May 3, 2014
Throughout the nation, neighborhoods, fire departments, and communities are will be recognizing the need to be prepared for the threat of wildfire on May 3. Activities have also been planned for that day in Bastrop, Texas.
Bastrop Fire Station #2 will be the place to be for information, demonstrations, and other wildfire preparedness activities on May 3, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Look for information and activities from : Texas A&M Forest Service, Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas Master Naturalists, and others.
Residents in Tahitian Village have been pro-actively involved over several months by clearing brush and dead vegetation from around their homes. For residents who have obtained a Wildfire Risk Assessment and Mitigation Plan through FireCAP, the Texas A&M Forest Service will be doing debris pick-up and mulching during the week of May 3. If you live in Tahitian Village and are interested in participating, contact 512-517-1416, or email@example.com.
Tahitian Village homeowners also have an opportunity to become recognized as a Firewise Community/USA.
Contact your TVPOA Board members to find out more.
How can FireCAP help?
- Contact FireCAP at firstname.lastname@example.org or 512-517-1416.
- Use FireCAP’s non-profit status to help by becoming a FireCAP Chapter.
- To schedule a free wildfire preparedness assessment by a FireCAP expert, call 512-237-2160 or 512- 517-1416.
For more help on what you can do to help protect your family and your property, review additional information on the FireCAP website.
- Texas A&M Forest Service
- Red Cross
- Texas Department of Public Safety
- Texas Department of Insurance Wildfire