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May is Wildfire Preparedness Month

May is Wildfire Preparedness Month

As climate change contributes to more frequent and intense disasters, including wildfires, the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) wants to remind all Californians about the importance of…

Wildfire Action Plans

Wildfire Action Plans

In recognition of May being Wildfire Preparedness Month, we urge all Agoura Hills Residents to please click on the links below and read these two brochures. Wildfires are a fact…

Website Quick Links

Website Quick Links

We have added a “Quick Links” feature to our website. We are very proud of all the content and resources we have built for you on our website, but lots…

AHFSC Holds First Public Meeting

AHFSC Holds First Public Meeting

Danielle Picciano outlined the FREE home assessment program provided by the RCD. Beth Burnam emphasized the importance of Firewise Communities. Haddee Hammoud explained the steps needed to become a Firewise…

CA Department of Insurance Webinar

CA Department of Insurance Webinar

On April 4th, 2024, the CA Department of Insurance held a webinar “Wildfire and Disaster Insurance On-line Town Hall,” hosted by Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara, Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin, and the…

We need volunteers

We need volunteers

The Agoura Hills Fire Safe Council (AHFSC) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that depends upon volunteers to accomplish our mission. To accomplish the objectives of creating Agoura Hills Firewise Communities,…

March 2024 Update

March 2024 Update

Creating Firewise Communities One of the most important initial activities of the Agoura Hills Fire Safe Council is to create a Firewise USA Program. The Agoura Hills Fire Safe Council…

We need you

We need you

We Need Volunteers The Agoura Hills Fire Safe Council (AHFSC) is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that depends upon volunteers to accomplish its mission. To accomplish the objective of creating Agoura…

Ready! Set! Go!

Ready! Set! Go!

Ready! Set! Go! Agoura Hills is one of the most beautiful places to live, but living in a “wildland-urban interface” (WUI) area does come with risks. The Los Angeles County…

CA Insurance Crisis

CA Insurance Crisis

The following article was contributed by Mike Thayer, CWMS, Property Risk Specialist for Allied Disaster Defense & Restoration, which gives us a unique perspective of how we got into the current home…

Welcome to AHFSC

Welcome to AHFSC

The Agoura Hills Fire Safe Council (AHFSC) is excited to share our inaugural Newsletter with you. Since it is our first, we thought we would take the opportunity to share…

Resources Section

Resources Section

One of the primary functions of the AHFSC website is to provide a clearinghouse of information for Agoura Hills residents to educate themselves regarding prevention and protection from wildfire. We…

Firewise

Firewise

Firewise was developed by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and is a cooperative effort among local, state, federal and private agencies and organizations to promote fire safety in the…

California Fire Safe Council

California Fire Safe Council

In October 2023, the Agoura Hills Fire Safe Council was officially recognized by the California Fire Safe Council (CFSC). CFSC plays an important role in improving wildfire resiliency in California…

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