Emergency Preparedness

National Preparedness Month Home Fire Safety: How to Make a Home Escape Plan Close Your Door Safety Initiative Family Communications Plan Disaster Kit: Survival Kit Information How to Prepare For Emergencies Earthquake Preparedness Be Informed Earthquake Safety At Home Evacuation Preparedness Evacuating Yourself and Family Power Outages Be Informed The Power of Being Prepared

Fire Prevention/Inspections/New Construction/Fees

To assist you in planning your next construction project, the following Standard Development Conditions will guide you through requirements for new construction. The Fire Code requires certain operations to obtain a PERMIT TO OPERATE, the following is an application, listing of operations requiring a permit, and information to the permit process. Fees are required for … Read more

Open Burning – Burn Permits

Backyard open burning is allowed within the District during certain times of the year.  Please review the following information on how to obtain a burn permit, permissible burn days and materials allowed to be burned. Online Burn Permits Burn Day Information

Public Education / Safety Tips

Safety Tips and information on how to best keep you and your family safe. Please visit this section often for new seasonal information  Summertime Safety CLICK THIS LINK TO CHECK OUT PLACER COUNTY’S INFORMATION ON HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HOMES AND COMMUNITIES FOR WILDFIRE HOW TO PREPARE YOUR HOME FOR WILDFIRES SPRING CLEANING FOR FIRE … Read more

Sandbag Fill Locations

Please follow the below link to view current availability and locations of sandbags. https://www.placer.ca.gov/1385/Sand-Sandbag-Locations


Station 41 9350 Old State Highway, Newcastle, CA 95658

Obtain A Burn Permit

Burn Permits are obtained via Cal Fire’s Residential Burn Permit Website – https://burnpermit.fire.ca.gov/ Always call the Placer County Burn Day Hotline immediately prior to ignition – (800) 998-2876 or (530) 889-8686 For more information visit – https://www.placerair.org/1671/Burn-Days Please call (530) 878-0405 during business hours if you have no computer access