Helpful Information from Mariposa County Fire Department
The weather is warming up in Mariposa County.
PLEASE USE CAUTION!!!
Vegetation fires are preventable if you follow some basic safety rules:
- Do your property clearing before 10:00 A.M.
- When driving, if you need to pull off the road, do not park in dry vegetation.
- Don't leave candles unattended.
- Make sure to properly dispose of all cigarette butts.
And remember, fireworks are illegal throughout Mariposa County year-round.
Mariposa County Fire Department would like to remind you to limit possible distractions that could take your attention away from driving. When driving at high speeds on our mountain roads it is of the utmost importance you concentrate on the roads, your vehicle and the weather conditions. A distraction of just a split second can be disastrous.