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
- Watch the Firewise Property Care Video
- Read the Cook County Firewise Brochure
- Driveway Access for Emergency Vehicles
- Make your home Firewise
- 50 Things you can do to protect your property.
- Become a part of the FireWise Communities/USA Recognition Program