Community Safety and Awareness Report for Thursday, May 12th, 2011
•CAL FIRE personnel has begun defensible space inspections of residential properties throughout the Humboldt-Del Norte Unit. CAL FIRE is reminding homeowners to protect their property with defensible space as required by state law by removing dead vegetation 100 feet from all structures. Remember, defensible space is YOUR responsibility. For more information, visit the CAL FIRE web site at: fire.ca.gov.
•And, in preparation for the upcoming fire season California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Humboldt-Del Norte Unit fire crews will hold their annual Redwood Coast Fire Preparedness Exercises through this Thursday. The crews will assemble at Eel River Conservation Camp in Southern Humboldt.
•The KMUD Spring Pledge Drive is in full swing! Dial 923-3911 and join in the fun! KMUD thanks all of those who have already contributed by calling, mailing, and walking in their pledges. It’s not to late to send in your Silent Drive Pledge. And, as always, you can Pledge Online at kmud.org.
•It’s time to get your ‘MUD on! Peggy will be tabling in Garberville today. Stop by and check out the latest trends in KMUD-wear, including brand new Hats, Mugs, and our colorful tie-dye T-shirts and Tank Tops.
•KMUD will host a Board Mixer to recruit new Board and Community Advisory Board Members next Thursday, May 19th at 5pm at the KMUD Studios in Redway. All interested Community Members are invited to attend.
•Tune in tonight at 7pm for the Animal Advocate. That’s tonight at 7pm, right here, on KMUD.
This concludes the Community Safety and Awareness Report, which can be read online at kmud.org and heard weekdays at 11am, 3 pm, and as needed here, on KMUD.