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File #: 21-0694    Version: 1
Type: Agenda Item Status: Approved
File created: 4/19/2021 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 5/4/2021 Final action: 5/4/2021
Title: Supervisor Novasel recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a Proclamation declaring May - October 2021 as the Lake Tahoe Basin Wildfire Awareness Campaign.
Attachments: 1. A - Wildfire Campaign Proclamation, 2. Executed Proclamation Tahoe Basin Wildfire Awareness Campaign

Title

Supervisor Novasel recommending the Board approve and authorize the Chair to sign a Proclamation declaring May - October 2021 as the Lake Tahoe Basin Wildfire Awareness Campaign.

 

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DISCUSSION / BACKGROUND

Historically, May has been identified as Wildfire Awareness Month, but with the increase in the severity and duration of fire season, along with the increase in visitation and associated fire risk during the pandemic, the team has pivoted to a seasonal awareness campaign as a means to educate visitors and residents throughout the season.

 

CLERK OF THE BOARD FOLLOW UP ACTIONS

After Chair signature, return original Proclamation to Marcie.