Here is some follow up info to the email we recently sent out regarding the Sunrise Powerlink Fire Mitigation Grants Program:
Are you aware that to qualify for the grant, each parcel has to have a 2011 San Diego County Fire Code Compliant Address sign which is 4 inch numbers with a 1/2 inch
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**** NOTE – We want to give everyone an extra week to submit, the deadline has been extended to 8/29.
GAFSC (Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council) is seeking experienced contractors for:
Brush Mitigation Weed Removal Tree and/or Limb Removal
Contractor must be able to comply with San Diego Project Activity Levels, including
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Request for Proposals for Landscape Contractors
Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council (GAFSC) has received a US Forest Service National Fire Plan Grant through the California Fire Safe Council, 12UFS01092. This grant will enable GAFSC to provide chipping and defensible space creation/maintenance services to properties within the council boundary.
Contractor’s role in supplying these services
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We are happy to announce that we are currently able to offer one more free chipping day on 5/11 in zone 5 as we approach the end of this grant period.
This may be your only chance to get free chipping for a while since we do not know when our promised funding for this
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LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS NEEDED
9-6-11 LANDSCAPE CONTRACTORS NEEDED: Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council (GAFSC) has received grant funds to help create defensible space in the Alpine area. A typical project will require limbing or removal of trees, weed abatement, and/or brush removal.
This program is limited to licensed, insured, bonded contractors. If you
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Free Defensible Space Clearing for Fire Offered for Seniors & Disabled
If you are a senior (62 or older) or disabled and own your home and have an annual income of $31,300 or less, Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council has a free program to create the 100 feet of defensible
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Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council (GAFSC) is NOW OFFERING EXPANDED CHIPPING ZONES in Greater Alpine!
In regard to our Free Chipping Program we have recently been allowed to expand zones in the Greater Alpine area. Attached is the new map showing our expanded zones. Comparing the new map to the old one you
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Free Community Chipping – You bring it, we’ll chip it!
Saturday, May 21, 2011 8:00am-2:30pm 5221 Willows Rd, Alpine (next to Viejas Outlet Mall)
Rules and Registration Forms at www.greateralpinefsc.org
Limb diameter is restricted to 8 inches. No mud, rocks, construction debris or trash may be present in material. No leaf litter, succulent, thorny,
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Dear Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council Supporters,
We are once again spending time at the Sage & Songbirds Festival to help get the Fire Safe word out. We are short on friendly faces to help us pass out information about our chipping program, about making habitat gardens that are fire safe, and all the other
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(GAFSC) Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council is looking for volunteers to install street signs in Alpine! Saturday, March 26th. The Fire Safe Council of San Diego County was able to secure grant funding for some street signs for unmarked streets in Alpine. They’re looking for volunteers to help install them. Saturday, March 26 is the
Continue reading (GAFSC) Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council is looking for volunteers to install street signs in Alpine!