Hazardous Fuel Reduction Programs
The Santa Clara County FireSafe Council has agreements, contributions and federal grants for the following programs. Please follow the links below to learn more about each type of program.
- A Defensible Space Chipping Program for eligible residents - Please note that the 2016 chipping season has ended
- A Special Needs Assistance Program (SNAP) for seniors and/or others with physical and financial limitations which prevent them from preparing for chipping.
- A Fuel Break Program
For more on Defensible Space, see Living With Fire in Santa Clara County.
Questions? E-mail us or call (408) 975-9591.
Saratoga: Compliance with City Code Article 15-50 regarding Tree Regulations is required for all work in the City of Saratoga.
Check out our Safety Considerations and Environmental Clearances page for more information about things like Red Flag Warnings and Migratory and Endangered Bird Guidelines