New Date: Oakland Wildfire Prevention Meeting (9/23)
- Dear Friends: Please note this change.
There will be no meeting September 2nd (few could make the rescheduled
meeting). Regular meetings are expected to be at 6:30 the fourth Thursday
of every month at City Hall, starting in September.
At the Strategic Planninhg Retreat August 6th The mission was determined to
be to reduce the risk of fire in the Oakland Hills. Core Values were
identified as Cooperation, Knowledge, Professionalism, Responsibility,
Openness, and Integrity.
Ten year goals were agreed upon as follows:
Establish and implement a strategic, cost-effective, sustainable,
environmentally sensitive fuel management plan.
Have knowledgeable and involved property owners, developers and the
public-at-large in fire safe practices.
Enhance cooperation and communication with the community, City, and other
agencies and neighboring districts.
Establish and refine policies, procedures and regulations that improve fire