News Flash

Home

Posted on: January 4, 2023

Public Hearing 1/24 - Fire Hazard Severity Zones

CAL FIRE Logo

A General Public Interest Notice of Public Hearing from the Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM, CAL FIRE).  For further information and questions, including any specific inquiries regarding re-publication, please utilize the contacts listed within the body of the notice.

PUBLISHED HERE 01/04/2023 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - California Code of Regulations, Title 19, Division 1, Chapter 17 - Fire Hazard Severity Zones, 2022

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) is providing notice of a scheduled hearing to consider the adoption of proposed regulations. The proposed regulations are required by Public Resources Code (PRC) Sections 4202-4204, and is related to the classifying of lands in the State Responsibility Area into Fire Hazard Severity Zones (FHSZs).

 

Tuesday January 24th, 2023

9:15 AM

Lake County Board of Supervisors Chambers

255 North Forbes Street

Lakeport, CA 95453

 

For information contact Marshall Turbeville (707) 529-2523

 

At the hearing, any person may present oral or written comments relevant to the proposed action. It is requested, but not required, that persons making oral comments also submit a written copy of their testimony at the hearing. Written comments for this proposed action will be accepted beginning December 16, 2022, through February 3, 2023. OSFM will consider only written comments received by the end of the written comment period (in addition to those written comments received at the public hearing).

 

Written comments may be submitted by U.S. mail to the following address:

 

Office of the State Fire Marshal

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection

P.O. Box 944246

Sacramento, CA 94244-2460

Attn: Scott Witt, Deputy Chief

 

Written comments can also be hand delivered or sent by courier to the contact person listed in this notice at the following address:

 

California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection

Office of the State Fire Marshal

C/O: Scott Witt

California Natural Resources Building

715 P Street, 9th floor

Sacramento, CA 95818

 

Written comments may also be delivered via e-mail at the following address:

fhszcomments@fire.ca.gov

 

WRITTEN COMMENT PERIOD

Any person may submit written comments relevant to the proposed regulatory action to the Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM). Written comments will be accepted beginning December 16, 2022, through February 3, 2023. OSFM will consider only written comments received by the end of the written comment period (in addition to those written comments received at the public hearing). OSFM requests, but does not require, that persons who submit written comments to CAL FIRE reference the title of the rulemaking proposal in their comments to facilitate accuracy and efficiency of review.

 

AVAILABILITY OF DOCUMENTS

The Notice of Proposed Action, Initial Statement of Reasons, and Express Terms (TEXT) of Regulations, and any other materials concerning this rulemaking can be accessed at the following the Office of the State Fire Marshal websites:

 https://osfm.fire.ca.gov/divisions/code-development-and-analysis/title-19-development/ [under the tab titled: (FHSZ) Fire Hazard Severity Zones Classification in the State Responsibility Area]

 https://osfm.fire.ca.gov/divisions/community-wildfire-preparedness-and-mitigation/wildfire-preparedness/fire-hazard-severity-zones/

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Home

Lake Community Forum 5.15.23 English

Honrando a Todas las Voces

Posted on: April 28, 2023
Lucerne Creek Park (Trail and Fitness Station)

Lucerne Creek Park Update!

Posted on: April 26, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Probation Awarded AB 178 Grant

Posted on: April 26, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Invasive Weeds Tours May 11&12

Posted on: April 21, 2023
Highland Spring Vegetation Cleanup Day Flyer JPG

Highland Springs Cleanup 4/15

Posted on: April 10, 2023
Honoring All Voices Flyer PNG - English

Honrando todas las voces

Posted on: April 8, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Highland Springs Now Open

Posted on: April 7, 2023
Parks and Rec Master Planning Opportunity PNG

Parks, Rec & Trails Events

Posted on: April 4, 2023
Lake and Mendocino County Butterfly and Moth display with Former Ag Commissioner Steven Hajik jpg

Moth and Butterly Display

Posted on: March 31, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

BOS Appointment Announcements

Posted on: March 21, 2023
OES Public Information Session (2023-03-23, JPG)

Public Information Session

Posted on: March 9, 2023
Disc Golf Course Damaged Post Winter Storm JPG

Highland Springs Closed

Posted on: March 2, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

2/28 Winter Storm Update

Posted on: February 28, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Middletown Warming Center

Posted on: February 27, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Homebound Residents Hotline

Posted on: February 26, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Further Storm Activity Coming

Posted on: February 26, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Public Defenders' Advisory Board

Posted on: February 23, 2023
USDA Tree Mortality Image (JPG File)

USFS: Tree Mortality Worsening

Posted on: February 17, 2023
Resource Conservation District Logo Image File

RCD Board Vacancy

Posted on: February 15, 2023
Small Business Success in 2023 Flyer JPG (2023-02-22)

Small Business Success 2023

Posted on: February 13, 2023
Vision 2028 Reimagining Lake County

Seeking Visioning Committee Member!

Posted on: February 10, 2023
Parks, Recreation and Trails Survey JPG (Image of Survey Monkey Interface)

Parks, Rec & Trails Survey

Posted on: February 10, 2023
Seining Locations (Nets Used to Capture Carp and Goldfish, Robinson Rancheria Project) JPG

Seine Nets on Clear Lake

Posted on: February 3, 2023
Boaters Urged to Be Cautious (Updated 2023-01-26)

Debris on Clear Lake

Posted on: January 25, 2023
Quagga/Zebra Mussel Webinar Flyer Final February 2 2023 (jpg)

Virtual Mussel Forum 2/2

Posted on: January 25, 2023
Vision 2028

DEI Visioning

Posted on: January 19, 2023
OES Logo Circle (1)

January Storm Update

Posted on: January 10, 2023
Total Rainfall Today through Tuesday

NWS Forecasting 6-12in Rain

Posted on: January 6, 2023
Footer Homepage Logo

Atmospheric River System

Posted on: January 4, 2023
Water Quality Declines More Associated with Hot and Dry Weather than Wildfires

Climate Change and Water Quality

Posted on: December 14, 2022
Cathy Saderlund Retirement Photo

Thank you, Cathy Saderlund!

Posted on: December 14, 2022
Brian Martin Retirement Photo

Thank you, Sheriff Martin!

Posted on: December 14, 2022
Barbara Ringen Retirement Photo

Thank you, Barbara Ringen!

Posted on: December 14, 2022
Micki Dolby Retirement Photo

Thank you, Micki Dolby!

Posted on: December 14, 2022
Clean Air Achievement Image

Burn Ban Lifts 11/30 8am

Posted on: November 29, 2022
20221126 Lake County Library Offers Craft Classes Snowflake Necklace

Free December Craft Classes

Posted on: November 28, 2022
Footer Homepage Logo

Eastlake Landfill Closed 11/24, 11/25

Posted on: November 22, 2022
News Logo Placeholder

Health Advisory - Respiratory Illnesses

Posted on: November 22, 2022
Hazard Mitigation Plan Public Info Session 2

OES Public Info Session

Posted on: November 22, 2022
LCBHS Transgender Awareness Week

Transgender Awareness

Posted on: November 18, 2022
Chairs on Pier

Create an Account

Posted on: November 22, 2016