Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District

Fire Hazard Concerns

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District may have the ability to assist residents with defensible space concerns.  Residents can download and fill out the Fire Hazard Complaint Form, should they have concerns within the area.  TMFPD has restrictions on what it is allowed to enforce which includes: the area of concern has to be visible from a public way, the form and concern cannot be anonymous, TMFPD will only address dead vegetation- which does not include sagebrush, the property shall be an adjoining property to the complainant, and the complainant's property and all adjoining properties shall be inspected and required to follow the requirements for defensible space compliance under Washoe County Code 60.

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