Firewise is a National program, adopted by Minnesota & Cook County. Firewise encourages local solutions for wildfire safety by involving homeowners, community leaders, planners, developers, firefighters, and others in the effort to protect people and property from wildfire risks.

How can you become Firewise?

1. Become Educated

2. Clean up and dispose of flammable debris around structures and property

3. Always obtain a burning permit when required before starting planned fires.