June 14, 2021 update: The University City Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) has been reviewed and “approved with revisions” by the CWPP review committee of the San Diego County Fire Safe Council. Our local Fire Safe Council has been requested to make to revisions to the Evacuation Planning section. We are meeting with the SDFD and County Fire Safe Council to review the University City CWPP and make revisions as needed.
May 25, 2021: The University City Fire Safe Council is pleased and proud to announce that the Community Wildfire Protection plan has been reviewed and approved by the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department. Take a look at CWPP – University City Fire Safe Council – approved by SDFD 05-24-2021. We thank all our agency partners and community contributors. The University City Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) is currently under review by the San Diego County Fire Safe Council at http://firesafesdcounty.org/. If you have any comments or questions, please contact us via email at UCFireSafeCouncil@gmail.com
May 19, 2021: The comment period is now complete and the CWPP is undergoing final revisions.
April 1, 2021 through May 19, 2021: The Fire Safe Council is seeking comments, suggestions, and feedback on the First Draft of the University City area Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP).
Please note: Comments, suggestions, and feedback will be reviewed and considered by the Fire Safe Council when developing its final draft CWPP. The final draft will be reviewed and approved by the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department as well as the County and State Fire Safe Councils. A completed and approved CWPP will enable the University City Fire Safe Council to become eligible for grant funding for fire prevention and preparation activities. The comment, suggestion, feedback period for the draft CWPP is open now through May 15, 2021.
- Background information on Fire Safe Council and CWPP is available at: https://www.universitycitynews.org/fsc-community-wildfire-protection-plan-cwpp-overview-and-maps/
- To learn more about the University City Fire Safe Council, visit https://www.universitycitynews.org/fire-safe-council-university-city/
- For information about fire prevention, services, programs, and preparation tips from the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department, visit https://www.sandiego.gov/fire