In an effort to help mitigate the spread of wildfires, FIRESafe MARIN, with Measure C funding from the Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority, will be conducting a curbside pickup chipper program in many areas throughout Marin this 2021.
The Chipper Program is designed to reduce the fire-fueling vegetation that surrounds your home and improves access for emergency vehicles, particularly on narrow winding streets.
-To participate in this FREE program, you MUST book a reservation no later than the Friday preceding the week of your neighborhood’s scheduled service.
-Piles are required to be ready at the curb by 8:00 AM Monday and will be picked up by Friday of the same week.
-Please review this website closely prior to making a reservation as it contains all the rules and guidelines on the 2021 Chipper Program
Learn more by visiting www.chipperday.com/marin
About FireSafe Marin:
FireSafe Marin is a non-profit organization dedicated to creating a safe, fire-adapted community in Marin. FireSafe Marin offers a wide range of programs and resources, which promote fire safety preparedness, reduce fuel loads and fire hazards, build community cooperation, and encourage environmentally sound fire mitigation practices.
About Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority:
With the support of Marin County residents, Measure C passed with 70.8% voter approval throughout Marin County. This historic wildfire prevention measure will fund proactive state-of-the-art wildfire prevention and preparedness efforts in Marin for the next ten years. The Marin Wildfire Prevention Authority was formed to develop and implement a comprehensive wildfire prevention and emergency preparedness plan throughout almost all of Marin County.