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EQUUS MANAGEMENT FIRE PREVENTION AND PREPAREDNESS TOWN HALL MEETING

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The Builders Association of Northern Nevada - 5484 Reno Corporate Drive, Reno, Nevada, 89511

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FIRE PREVENTION AND PREPAREDNESS TOWN HALL MEETING-

Speaker: Willie Seirer - Fire Captain - Prevention at Reno Fire Department

NOTE: THERE IS LIMITED SEATING TO 55 PEOPLE WITH FEW SEATS LEFT. IF THE EVENT SELLS OUT DON'T FRET! PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT EQUUS MANAGEMENT WILL RECORD THE TOWN HALL MEETING AND SHARE ALL PERTINANT INFORMATION AND HAND-OUTS WITH OUR COMMUNITIES ON OUR WEBSITE'S EVENT PAGE AND VIA E-MAIL IF REQUESTED. IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR WANT THE RECORDING E-MAILED TO YOU, PLEASE E-MAIL DEBRA@EQUUSMANAGEMENT.COM THANK YOU.

According to the Fire Captain for the City of Reno, dry lightning in August and September will be something to prepare for. Are you prepared? Preparedness includes making sure you and your property are ready for a wildfire before it occurs, knowing how to react when a wildfire threatens your area, and effectively dealing with hazards and challenges in the aftermath of a wildfire. Topics we’ll cover include:

  • Community Protection Fuel Breaks
  • Defensible Space
  • Access and Exit Routes
  • Evacuation Plans
  • Construction Material Ignitability
  • Notifications and Orders
  • Evacuation of People and Pets
  • Sheltering in Place
  • Restrictions on Re-entry
  • Shelter Options for Evacuees
  • Inspecting Homes for Smoldering Embers
  • Hazardous Materials and Conditions (chemicals, heat, ashes, downed power lines, contaminated water, etc.)
  • Emotionally Distressed People
  • Fire Codes
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