Truckee Fire Protection District
PO Box 2768 | Truckee, California 96160 | (530) 582-7850
Self Residential / Vacant Lot Inspection Form
The key to improving the odds of your preperty surviving a
wildfire is the defensibility of the house itself.
Truckee Fire Protection District Ordinance 2-2012 sets forth defensible space requirements within all areas of the District. It also provides for abatement by the District and enforcement options, including charging a violation of the Ordinance as either an infraction or misdemeanor. The Ordinance sets forth the defensible space requirements around structures as well as for vacant or unimproved parcels and declares that parcels not properly maintained pursuant to the Ordinance constitute a nuisance.