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    Welcome to Lake Valley Fire Protection District

    It is the mission of the Lake Valley Fire Protection District to protect our community, its people, and environment, by providing the highest level of fire suppression, emergency medical, disaster, hazardous materials, and fire prevention Read More
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    The mission of the Operations Division is to protect our community's people, property and environment by conducting aggressive emergency operations to mitigate threats caused by fire, medical emergencies, hazardous materials, and disasters. Read More
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    The mission of the fire prevention division is to protect our community's people, property and environment by preventing emergencies through providing inspection, plan checking, and fire and life safety education services. The Fire Prevention Division Read More
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    Fire Adapted Community

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Golden Bear Mass Evacuation Drill

                         

Golden Bear Mass Evacuation Drill- Saturday May 18, 2019

The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services, Lake Valley Fire Protection District, CAL Fire, US Forest Service will be hosting a community evacuation drill on Saturday, May 18. The drill will take place from 8:00am to about 12:00pm.

On the day of the drill, residents of the Golden Bear Tract, who have registered their landline and/or cell phones with their respective regional notification systems (Code Red) will receive a reverse emergency alert call (reverse dial 9-1-1) informing citizens of the drill and at the same time, testing the system.

The “Golden Bear Evacuation Drill” will affect all of the Golden Bear Tract. Approximately 451 residents are asked to voluntarily evacuate to the “Snow Dump” parking lot located at Sierra Boulevard and Barbara Avenue in South Lake Tahoe, CA.

Traffic on Golden Bear Trail and Pioneer Trail may experience slight delays due to the drill. A traffic control point will be established at Golden Bear Trail and Pioneer Trail to aid with traffic flow. Again, this event may cause some traffic delays in the area. Visitors and residents of the area should expect these delays and may see an increase in public safety responders and emergency vehicles.

This is a great opportunity for the Public Safety agencies to collaborate and prepare for potential incidents. This drill will also exercise cooperative local agreements as well as an opportunity for residents to gain knowledge of how an evacuation is activated, operationalized, and communicated. We hope our residents will participate in the voluntary evacuation.

If you have not yet signed up for Code Red, you can do it by visiting ready.edso.org.

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HAZARDOUS FUELS REDUCTION SERVICES ON THE CITY OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE AIRPORT PROPERTY

1. Airport Eastside RFP 05-2019 (Full Pkg).pdf

Lake Valley Fire Protection District NOTICE TO BIDDERS.  The District is soliciting proposals for services for HAZARDOUS FUELS REDUCTION SERVICES ON THE CITY OF SOUTH LAKE TAHOE AIRPORT PROPERTY. The project totals approximately 37 acres.

The project includes the cutting, removal, and/or rearrangement of fuels to meet the vegetation treatment specifications of the Cal Fire Forest Fire Prevention Exemption Pilot Project. Request for Proposal documents, which includes the Request for Proposals, Vegetation Management Plan and Specifications, Contract documents, and other required Proposal forms may be obtained at no cost by download from the Lake Valley Fire Protection District’s website, https://www.lakevalleyfire.org

Alternatively, Request for Proposal documents may be viewed at no charge at Fire Station Seven, 2211 Keetak Street, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150.  Bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked with the bidder’s name and return address and an electronic copy must be emailed.  To be considered, bids must be received by the District at Fire State Seven, 2211 Keetak Street, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150 and electronically at dbanchio@gmail.com, and cc’d at zlendick@caltahoefire.net, at or before 5:00 p.m. on (REVISED/EXTENDED) May 22nd, 2019The bids will be publicly opened and read at said location at 5:00p.m. on (REVISED/EXTENDED) May 23rd, 2019

Technical questions related to project work, site conditions, or other related inquiries should be directed to the District’s contract RPF, Danielle Bradfielddbanchio@gmail.com, as outlined in the Request for Proposal package.

 

 

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Lake Valley Fire District Tax Proposal

Lake Valley Fire Protection District is proposing a tax increase via Benefit Assessment. Please review the information sheet and survey below. Please contact Dusty LaChapelle at Station 7, 530-577-3737, with questions and for addition information.

Lake Valley FPD Info Item final 4-25-19 .pdf

Lake Valley FPD Survey Item version 1 final 4-25-19.pdf

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Hazardous Fuels Reduction on City of South Lake Tahoe Airport Property

RFP: Reminder to upcoming site tour, Monday, April 29, 2019. Please see RFP posted on LVFPD website for meeting time and location specifics.

pdfRFP attached4.73 MB

 

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RFP: Phase-II Of The Program Timberland Environmental Impact Report

Lake Valley Fire Protection District Is Seeking Proposals For Phase-II Of The Program Timberland Environmental Impact Report For The Lake Tahoe Basin, California

Issue Date: January 10, 2019

RFP Due Date: 4:00 P.M. PST February 22, 2019

  • Questions and Inquiries Pertaining To The RFP Are Due on January 28, 2019 by 4:00 P.M. PST
  • Proposals Received After The Due Date Will Be Returned Unopened

pdfDownload the RFP Package

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