Experts to share how to make homes more fire resistant

Making Your Home More Fire Resistant is the title of a three-hour event hosted by Ramona West End Fire Safe Council on Saturday, Aug. 25.

Led by fire professionals, the event will be in the Ramona Library Community Room, 1275 Main St., from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. All are invited.

Lunch will be provided and door prizes will be given away. Because seating is limited, RSVP is requested.

Attendees will:

•Learn about Ramona’s fire history, emergency fire response, and fire prevention in Ramona from fire professionals.

•Learn how to enhance the survivability of your home by hardening your home and paying attention to the defensible space around your home.

•See what projects have been completed/are in process in Ramona.

Fire professionals scheduled to lead the discussion include:

•Clay Howe, Bureau of Land Management

•Burke Kremensky, CalFire/Ramona Fire Department

•Sid Morel, North County Fire Protection District

•Saul Villagomez, CalFire/Ramona Fire Department

•Faith Berry, Firewise/NFPA

For more information and to RSVP, contact Kristi Mansolf at kmansolf@gmail.com or 760-445-8545.

Funding is provided by a National Fire Plan grant from the Bureau of Land Management through the California Fire Safe Council.

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Posted by Maureen Robertson on Aug 7 2012. Filed under Community Events, Country Living, Event Calendar, News, Ramona. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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