The City of Folsom Fire Department offers the following tips to prevent fires from property maintenance equipment:
As a reminder open burning in the City is prohibited due to the high fire danger present throughout all WUI areas of the City.
The City of Folsom also urges property owners to maintain a 100-foot defensible space around homes and other buildings. In addition, fire officials urge property owners to take the following actions to improve steps to reduce the risk from wildfires:
Fire officials also recommend that residents and property owners alike prepare themselves and their properties from the risk of wildfire by visiting the READY-SET-GO program at wildlandfiresrsg.org website. This website helps residents to prepare by offering helpful tips on how to prepare for the fire threat, maintain situational awareness when a fire starts and to act early before a fire threatens your neighborhood.