Board of Fire Commissioners’ Meetings
Regular Board meetings will be held once or twice a month; on the first Tuesday of the month and/or third Thursday of the month beginning at 5:30 pm.
Next meetings: Sept. 15; Oct. 4; Oct. 20; Nov 17; Dec 6 & Dec 15.
All meetings will be held at Main South Bay Station unless otherwise noted. Most meetings last between one to three hours. All regular and special Board meetings are open to the public.
Note: Meetings are subject to change. Notice of change will be posted on this site and at the meeting location.
Hot, dry weather brings extreme fire danger this week. With the arrival this week of the most dangerous fire weather of the year, Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark is expanding the statewide burn ban effective noon today, Aug. 17 to prohibit all campfires on DNR-protected lands through Sept. 30, 2016. Read more…
18th Annual Holiday Bazaar November 5th!
Burning will not be permitted from July 15th through October 15th
The restrictions on outdoor burning during the summer and early autumn has resulted in a significant drop in brush fires and property damage each of the past couple years, according to fire officials. For information on outdoor burning click here.
Residents who have yard waste to dispose of should look into clean alternatives to burning. Alternatives such as chipping and composting help keep our air clean and healthful. Those alternatives can also be used all summer, unlike burning.
Next Citizens’ Advisory Meeting: October 13, 2016 at 6:00 pm
Members of the South Bay community are welcome to attend our Citizens Advisory Team. The purpose of the group is to provide input to the Board on pertinent issues. Meetings are generally held on the 2nd Thursday of each quarter. Meetings begin at 6:00 pm.
We hope the information provided on this site will help you learn more about our Department and our members. Please contact us if there are any questions concerning the Department or its activities.