Beginning October 24, 2021, you must dial 10-digits (area code + telephone number) for all local
Living in the Bay Area is a region of great beauty and diversity. It is also a region highly vulnerable to natural hazards like earthquakes, fires and extreme weather. It is up to each of us to plan, prepare and take steps to lessen the impact of disasters on our family and loved ones.Read More
Getting ready is much simpler than you think. Doing some small things today can help make sure you, your family, pets and other important people in your life are safe and cared for when disaster strikes.Read More
Our two-day Critical Incident Stress Management class was great. We learned a set of procedures that can help de-stress the first responders in emergency or disaster situations. As always, the first step is to observe and listen to what’s going on. This is called “developing situational awareness.” We hope to be using these tools and techniques with others in the future.Read More
Communities must work together to increase the fire resistance of their homes and neighborhoods. Property owners are responsible for keeping their property fire safe. You may file a compliant for properties that are not in compliance.Read More
Our CERT Instructor and District 10 Coordinator has written a research paper in which she uses Martinez as a study in fire safety measures and practices. The west side of town is in a Very High Fire Hazard Severity Zone (according to Cal Fire). What does this mean for the residents of the area?Read More
The season for wildfires is already upon us. Strong winds can make nearby neighborhoods as vulnerable as houses in a fire zone. We’re getting ready to help with weed abatement this year. With your help, we can make Martinez better prepared for the upcoming fire season.Read More
Log Your Hours
A new online reporting form for weed abatement concerns and violations.
Contra Costa County maps viewer for finding property reference numbers.