Fire Safety

Fire Safety Basics

Please click on the links below for more information on each of these topics:



What is the WUI?

  • Click HERE for more information on the WUI (wildland urban interface)
  • Click HERE for a list of Town of Paradise WUI building codes


Register for Safety Alerts

  • Click HERE to register for Code Red
  • Click HERE to receive PSPS information from PG&E
  • Click HERE to learn your Evacuation Zone
  • For information on a “Go Bag,” please click HERE


Defensible Space

  • Click HERE for information on defensible space from Cal Fire
  • For Town of Paradise defensible space and code enforcement requirements, click HERE¬†and for Butte County requirements, click HERE
  • Click HERE for information on the FREE Chipper Program from the Butte Fire Safe Council


Home Hardening

  • Click HERE for a low-cost home retrofit list from Cal Fire
  • Click HERE for information on a “Wildfire Prepared Home” designation from IBHS


Community Mitigation Efforts

  • Click HERE for information on a “Firewise Community” designation
  • Click HERE for information, projects and resources from the Butte County Fire Safe Council
  • For information on the Wildfire Risk Reduction and Asset Protection initiative, click HERE
  • For information on “Safer from Wildfires,” please click HERE

Additional Resource Links