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T-Shirt Sales and Membership Drive

January 23, 2022

Didn’t get a new La Honda Fire Brigade T-shirt at the Holiday Faire? Here's another chance. We will be setting up a T-shirt sale on two Saturdays in February, the 5th and 12th, from 10:00 a.m. to noon by the La Honda Post Office. These shirts feature the new design by Lucy White that won our recent contest and have been very popular. Stop by and show your support for La Honda Fire. Short sleeve shirts are $25 and long sleeve shirts are $30.

In addition, if you are a member of the La Honda Fire Brigade, you can get a free car sticker. A member is anyone who has contributed at least $60 to the Brigade since January 2021. Please come by, say "Hi" and pick up your sticker and save The Brigade the price of postage. If you're not yet a member, come by and we can sign you up or you can click on the Donate & Membership button above now.

Thank you. Hope to see you on the 5th or 12th.


September 3, 2021

Felton – Due to the current fire conditions and the amount of fire suppression resources committed to the fires in Northern California, effective today; Friday September 3, 2021 at 12:00 P.M. CAL FIRE suspends all outdoor open burning within the State Responsibility Areas and any Local Responsibility Areas under CAL FIRE Contract in the SAN MATEO & SANTA CRUZ Counties.

Read the full press release.

Check our Resources page

September 3, 2021

We've added some new information to our resources page including links to CAL FIRE, fire cameras, real time and near real time maps of lightning and fire activity.

Chipper Program A Success!

August 13, 2021

Thank you to our community members who put in an estimated 2316 hours of labor to deliver over 805 loads of burnable material to our chipping program, reducing the amount of dangerous fuel around our homes.

Of the 197 households who participated this year, 80 were doing so for the first time. This is collectively a huge effort on your part to make our town more resilient and safer for all of us.

Watch the Smoke Point App webinar

May 26, 2021

Learn how to help firefighters locate new fires starts quickly using Smoke Point! Watch the recorded webinar here.

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Open Burn Status

Open burning is restricted in San Mateo County. Read on to learn more.

The widgets to the left help determine, at a glance, if burning with a permit is allowed. At a minimum

  1. You must have a burn permit

  2. There must be no Spare The Air alert

  3. The Coast Section status for today must say "Burn" (not "No Burn"). You may call (800) 792-0787 for a voice recording of the current burn status.

If you do not have a permit, or you are not familiar with the process, do not proceed with open burning.