Rancho Monserate residents played a central role in saving their community during the Lilac Fire

“When the fire hit our community, I immediately called 911…then put out a ‘one-call’ emergency alert to evacuate,” said Bridgette Conboy, office manager at Rancho Monserate Country Club, a 55-plus resident-owned, up-scale mobile home park, located just east of Rt. 15.  She was referring to the unforgettable Lilac fire of December 7, 2017. “No one…

𝐌𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐦 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐬𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐢𝐫 𝐞𝐱𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐍𝐂𝐅𝐏𝐃

“Feeling like you’re going to die…is a terrifying experience,” said Bill Booth of Valley Center. It was the first time in his 65 years on earth that he had need to call 911; thus, Bill had not thought much about how these emergency medical services can, literally, mean the difference between life and death. While…

Keep the North County Fire Protection District Fire Safe

Annual weed/brush abatement notices have been mailed to all properties within the North County Fire Protection District.  “The deadline for mowing your weeds, removing accumulated trimmings, brush piles, trimming and removing dead trees within 100 feet of structures has now passed,” said NCFPD Chief Steve Abbott. Fire prevention personnel are conducting compliance inspections at properties…