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June 2020 – FireSmart BC Quarterly Report

FireSmart BC congratulates the 70 communities and neighbourhoods across BC for winning one of the $500 2020 Wildfire Community Preparedness Day (WCPD) grants. The Wildfire Community Preparedness Day is a program designed to support communities across Canada with holding FireSmart events to proactively address wildfire issues at a local level.

March 2020 – FireSmart BC Quarterly Report

2019 at a glance: in 2019, the BC FireSmart Committee worked with local governments, First Nations and community members to provide information, resources, education and training that was needed to assist them in becoming FireSmart communities.

September 2019 Newsletter

It's about understanding the dangers of living in a fire-prone ecosystem. It's about being proactive and taking the necessary steps to protect your family, property and community from wildfire. It's time to get FireSmart about wildfire.

August 2019 Newsletter

The 2nd Annual Hedley Boulevard Boost was held Saturday June 1, 2019. The event was hosted by the Hedley Community Recreation Commission Association in cooperation with the Hedley Volunteer Fire Department and sponsored by a generous $500 grant from FireSmart Canada.

July 2019 Newsletter

The BC FireSmart Committee is pleased to announce its 2019/2020 workshop series. Five Local FireSmart Representative (LFR) workshops and three Home Partner Program workshops (HPP) will be held throughout British Columbia from October 2019 through to March 2020.

June 2019 Newsletter

The community of Rossland held a FireSmart work bee, awards ceremony and a community-wide Wildfire Hazard Cleanup Day on Saturday, May 11. Thanks to the dozens of Rossland neighbourhood residents who worked together to clear the

May 2019 Newsletter

Did you know that 34 communities across BC are successful Wildfire Community Preparedness Day award recipients? FireSmart BC congratulates all the award winners and encourages you to check out the complete list of award recipients across British Columbia on FireSmart Canada's website.

April 2019 Newsletter

Take advantage of spring break and involve your kids in FireSmart activities around the home! Learn more at about how cleaning up the vegetation on your property can make it FireSmart.