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Emigration News

Stage 1 fire restrictions are in effect in the canyon

STAGE 1 fire restrictions are in effect for Emigration Canyon Metro Township STAGE 1 Fire Restrictions help reduce fire risk and prevent wildfires during periods of high to extreme danger. PROHIBITIONS: 1. Building, maintaining, attending, or using a fire, campfire, or stove fire. 36 CFR 261.52 (a) This includes charcoal barbecues and grills EXCEPT: Building, […]

Schedule your FREE wildfire defensible space assessment!

Unified Fire is providing free wildfire risk assessments to Emigration Canyon residents. This service provides residents with a hands-on walk around of their home and property with a firefighter. During this visit the firefighter will help you identify ways to improve the defensible space around your home and property and reduce the risk of losing your […]

Skip the fireworks!

FROM SALT LAKE VALLEY FIRE CHIEFS — The Salt Lake Valley Fire Chiefs joined together to release a video urging citizens to skip personal fireworks over the upcoming holiday celebrations, citing risks from extreme drought conditions. The Chiefs are encouraging residents to celebrate by attending one of the many professional fireworks shows that being held […]

Don’t Forget Your Wildfire Risk and Perspectives Survey!

Hopefully you’ve already completed and returned the wildfire risk awareness survey questionnaire that was recently mailed to all canyon homes. This study by researchers at the U.S. Forest Service will assess our community’s knowledge of wildfire, our attitudes toward fire- related risk, and our readiness to respond to a fire emergency. The resulting data will […]