CAL FIRE San Luis Obispo Unit Transitions Out of Peak Fire Season

Recent rains and cooler temperatures across the region have lowered the threat of wildfires allowing CAL FIRE’s San Luis Obispo Unit to transition out of peak fire season effective Friday, December 6, 2019 at 8:00 AM. On Monday, December 9, 2019, CAL FIRE will close Las Tablas Station #35 and La Panza Fire Station #41 …

CAL FIRE/SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY FIRE ANNOUNCES NEW ASSISTANT CHIEF APPOINTMENTS

Deputy Chief Greg AlexAssistant Chief Doug Freeman Greg Alex has been appointed Deputy Chief effective November 15, 2019. Chief Alex started his career with CAL FIRE in 1989, and has been with San Luis Obispo County Fire since 2007. Prior to his promotion as Deputy Chief, he was the Assistant Chief for the Ventura Division …

Prescribed Burn Scheduled

Beginning Tuesday, November 19, 2019 and continuing over multiple weeks, burning of hazardous vegetation will occur along the East side of Highway 229 between Hwy 58 and the town of Creston. In cooperation with the SLO County Fire Safe Council, SLO County APCD and local landowners, Firefighters from CAL FIRE will conduct multiple burns which …