Summit County: ‘It's not if we're going to have a fire, but when'

The Forest Health Task Force kicked off its Homeowners Series at Wednesday night's meeting in Frisco. Nearly 30 Summit County residents were in attendance, listening to a presentation and asking questions regarding emergency preparedness during a wildfire.

The purpose behind the Homeowners Series is informing the public on the importance and best methods of safety preparedness in the event of a wildfire crisis. The mission of the task force includes organization and participation in forest management, monitoring conditions and promoting funding for forest management, in addition to its goals of public education and awareness. Read More