Weather
The Pine Tree, News for Calaveras County and Beyond Weather
Amador Angels Camp Arnold Bear Valley Copperopolis Murphys San Andreas Valley Springs Moke Hill/West Point Tuolumne
News
Business Directory
Weather & Roads
Sports
Real Estate
Search
Weekly & Grocery Ads
Entertainment
Life & Style
Government
Law Enforcement
Business
Wine News
Health & Fitness
Home & Garden
Food & Dining
Religion & Faith
Frogtown USA
Legal Notices
Calendar
Polls
Columns
Free Classifieds
Letters to the Editor
Obituaries
About Us

Coming Soon...
Saturday, Sep 23
All Day The Big, The Ginormous Annual Winter Ski Sale at CHS Thrift
All Day The 21st Annual Ironstone Concours d' Elegance is September 23rd
All Day Calaveras County Artists Studio Tours, September 23 - 24, 2017 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
09:00 AM Are You Ready? Emergency Preparedness Fair is September 23rd!
03:30 PM Humane Society of Tuolumne County's Whiskers, Wags, and Wine Tasting Event
04:00 PM Community Action Project Fall Equinox Fundraiser
05:00 PM Spaghetti Dinner & Bingo
Sunday, Sep 24
All Day The Big, The Ginormous Annual Winter Ski Sale at CHS Thrift
All Day Calaveras County Artists Studio Tours, September 23 - 24, 2017 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
08:00 AM 4th Annual Angels Camp Gold Run
08:00 AM Register Now for the 4th Annual Angels Camp Gold Run on September 24th
10:00 AM The Farmers Market At The Square is Back Every Sunday Till October
02:00 PM American Heritage Girls 2017 Registration September 24, 2:00 – 4:00 PM White Pines Park
Tuesday, Sep 26
09:00 AM "Voices of Wisdom" Adult Writing Classes
10:00 AM Marisolio Tasting Bar - Middle Eastern Medley Cooking Class
04:30 PM Freedom From Smoking Class Begins in August
Wednesday, Sep 27
All Day Overeaters Anonymous meeting
Friday, Sep 29
01:30 PM Local Film "Common Ground" Nominated For Numerous Awards
07:00 PM Music At Bistro Espresso
Saturday, Sep 30
09:00 AM Mark Twain Medical Center Hosts Annual Fall Health Fair September 30th
09:30 AM Calaveras Genealogical Society's DNA Workshop
05:00 PM Moon Bash Demolition Derby Coming to Calaveras County Family Fun and Hard-Hitting Action will be a F
Sunday, Oct 1
10:00 AM The Farmers Market At The Square is Back Every Sunday Till October
Monday, Oct 2
10:00 AM VA Health Van Coming to Valley Springs October 2nd
Tuesday, Oct 3
04:30 PM Freedom From Smoking Class Begins in August
Wednesday, Oct 4
All Day Overeaters Anonymous meeting
Friday, Oct 6
07:00 PM Last of the Red Hot Lovers
07:00 PM Music At Bistro Espresso

Search Announcements




Log In
Username

Password

Remember Me



Posted by: Kim_Hamilton on 06/04/2007 11:15 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 06/04/2007 11:23 PM
Expires: 01/01/2012 12:00 AM
:



Community is Invited to Fire Prevention Awareness Program

Sonora, CA…Fire Safe Council President Jerry Tannhauser today announced the Highway 108 FireSafe Council is inviting residents and homeowners in the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Rancheria area to meet and discuss fire protection....


emergency preparedness, and fire prevention measures needed to protect life, property, and resources from wildland fires. The subject area consists of public, tribal, and private land accessed by Tuolumne Road North.

The open public meeting is scheduled to be held at the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Rancheria Tribal Administrative Hall, located at 19595 Mi Wu Street, Tuolumne Rancheria (accessed via Tuolumne Road North, across from Black Oak Casino), at 6:00 p.m. Thursday, June 7, 2007. The purpose of the meeting is to provide tribal members, private landowners, and local fire agency officials the opportunity to discuss and consider a strategic planning link between local fire protection, emergency access, and community fire prevention measures that support firefighting efforts.

The meeting will feature a program on traditional Native American uses of fire, including early efforts by the Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk to improve habitat for game, manage forest vegetation, encourage growth of useful native plants, and use fire as a tool in traditionally beneficial ways. Additionally, the presentation will cover current Me-Wuk tribal accomplishments in land management, flammable fuels reduction, and fire prevention and preparedness. The Me-Wuk Tribal Fire Department will be on hand to discuss community fire awareness, defensible space accomplishments, coordinated multi-agency fuel break construction and management of newly acquired Tribal lands, and showcase emergency response equipment.

During the second half of the meeting, the FireSafe Council will listen and discuss ideas and comments from residents in the communities of the Tuolumne Rancheria, Ponderosa Hills, Tuolumne City, and surrounding areas. The discussion is intended to help fire agencies better identify the existing wildland fire danger present on public lands administered by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Forest Service (FS), Tribal lands administered by the Tuolumne Me-Wuk, and adjacent private property located within the County and State Responsibility Area protected by the Tuolumne County Fire Department and California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.

The general area surrounding the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Rancheria consists of private land located in the wildland-urban interface (WUI), with portions bordering tribal, BLM, and FS land. The area is considered a priority concern due to the level of flammable vegetation, adjacent homes, and the potential threat to life, property, and other values at risk due to large and damaging wildlfires. Me-Wuk Tribal members and public are asked to help agency officials identify priority areas and opportunities for strategic fuel reduction projects, generally located on Tribal and private lands adjacent to federally administered lands and surrounding communities.

The Highway 108 FireSafe Council works with the Tuolumne County Fire Department, California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, USDA Forest Service, USDI Bureau of Land Management, Columbia Fire Protection District, Tuolumne Me-Wuk Tribal Fire Department, Tuolumne City Fire Protection District, Sonora City Fire Department, local fire districts, and local communities to develop and implement strategic community wildfire protection plans.



Mark Twain Medical Center
Meadowmont Pharmacy
Century 21 Sierra Properties
Bear Valley Real Estate
Bear Valley Cross Country
Cedar Creek Realty
Cave, Mine & Zip Lines
Fox Security
Bistro Espresso
Pinnacle Physical Therapy
Chatom Winery
Middleton's Furniture
Bear Valley Mountain Resort
Paul D. Bertini
Premier Properties
High Country Spa & Stove

Ebbetts Pass Scenic Byway
Sierra Logging Museum
Calaveras Mentoriing
Jenny's Kitchen




Copyright © The Pine Tree 2005-2017