Firewise Meeting in Grants Pass

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – After last week’s wildfire burned close to neighborhoods on Beacon Hill, Grants Pass firefighters want to make sure people protect their homes from wildfire threats. Firefighters held a community meeting Thursday night to talk about firewise tactics around homes. They urged homeowners to create defensible space around houses, take out flammable … Continue reading »

Firewise Plan For Josephine County

GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Josephine County officials are seeking more money to help Grants Pass area residents keep wildfire from their homes. Representatives from the Firewise organization came before Josephine County Commissioners on Tuesday morning, asking for the remaining $45,000 of a $97,000 “Firewise” grant. The first half of the money was authorized last year. … Continue reading »