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This blog is maintained as an effort to coordinate and collocate responding agencies' information for easier public access during events on the Kenai Peninsula. The information here is written and provided by the contributing agencies. NOTE: The blog will be updated as the need arises and may be dormant at times.

Friday, July 23, 2021

Public Meeting in Nikiski Saturday 07.24.21

Public Meeting Saturday July 24, 2021 6PM-8PM at Nikiski Community Recreation Center Banquet Room, 50097 Kenai Spur Hwy (mi 23.4) Nikiski, AK: Your input is invaluable for the development of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP).  Communities develop CWPPs to address wildfire planning, response, and recovery.  We want to ensure that this plan represents your community’s preferences for emergency management, education/outreach, and fuels reduction activities to effectively lower wildfire risk.  Join the planning process and let us know what matters to you.

Yes, there’s other meeting opportunities too!  Attend another meeting or get more information and complete a community survey at www.kpb.us/cwpp. You may also contact Brenda Ahlberg, Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management, bahlberg@kpb.us or 907-714-2153, or Emily Geery, Project Manager, egeery@swca.com. Your input is greatly appreciated and will be the key to a well-documented plan for our borough.

#Firewise #FireAdapted #kenaipeninsula #Alaska #alllandsallhands #wildfirepreparedness #readysetgo

This project is funded in part by the Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska Division of Forestry and Department of Natural Resources pursuant to USDA Forest Service Award No. 2018-DG-110106-810.


Thursday, July 22, 2021

Public Meeting in Homer Friday 07.23.21

Public Meeting Friday July 23, 2021 4PM-6PM at West Homer Elementary School Gym, 995 Soundview Ave., Ste 1 Homer AK: Your input is invaluable for the development of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP).  Communities develop CWPPs to address wildfire planning, response, and recovery.  We want to ensure that this plan represents your community’s preferences for emergency management, education and outreach, and fuels reduction activities to effectively lower wildfire risk.  Join the planning process and let us know what matters to you.

Yes, there’s other meeting opportunities too!  Attend another meeting or get more information and complete a community survey at www.kpb.us/cwpp. You may also contact Brenda Ahlberg, Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management, bahlberg@kpb.us or 907-714-2153, or Emily Geery, Project Manager, egeery@swca.com. Your input is greatly appreciated and will be the key to a well-documented plan for our borough.

#Firewise #FireAdapted #kenaipeninsula #Alaska #alllandsallhands #wildfirepreparedness #readysetgo

This project is funded in part by the Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska Division of Forestry and Department of Natural Resources pursuant to USDA Forest Service Award No. 2018-DG-110106-810.

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Public Meeting at Soldotna Creek Park Thursday 07.22.21

Join us 11AM - 6PM Thursday July 22, 2021 at Progress Days - Soldotna Creek Park - 251 States Ave, Soldotna, AK 99669. Look for the K-Pen Coop Wildfire Prevention Trailer and Smokey Bear!

Your input is invaluable for the development of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP).
Communities develop CWPPS to address address wildfire planning, response, and recovery.  We want to ensure that this plan represents your community’s preferences  for emergency management, education and outreach, and fuels reduction activities to effectively lower wildfire risk.  Join the planning process and let us know what matters to you.

Yes, there’s other meeting opportunities too!  Attend another meeting or get more information and complete a community survey at www.kpb.us/cwpp. You may also contact Brenda Ahlberg, Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management, bahlberg@kpb.us or 907-714-2153, or Emily Geery, Project Manager, egeery@swca.com. Your input is greatly appreciated and will be the key to a well-documented plan for our borough.

#Firewise #FireAdapted #kenaipeninsula #Alaska #alllandsallhands #wildfirepreparedness #readysetgo

This project is funded in part by the Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska Division of Forestry and Department of Natural Resources pursuant to USDA Forest Service Award No. 2018-DG-110106-810.


Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Wildfire Protection and Prevention Planning Meeting Near You


Public meetings are scheduled the week of July 20 - 24, 2021 throughout the Kenai Peninsula to gather residents' input on wildfire topics such as emergency management, education/outreach, and fuels reduction projects. 

Your input is invaluable for the development of the Kenai Peninsula Borough Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP).  Communities develop CWPPs to address wildfire planning, response, and recovery.  We want to ensure that this plan represents your community’s preferences for emergency management, education and outreach, and fuels reduction activities to effectively lower wildfire risk.  We welcome community members to join the planning process and let us know what matters to you.

Yes, there are other meeting opportunities too!  Attend another meeting or get more information and complete a community survey at www.kpb.us/cwpp. You may also contact Brenda Ahlberg, Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management, bahlberg@kpb.us or 907-714-2153, or Emily Geery, Project Manager, egeery@swca.com.

Your input is greatly appreciated and will be the key to a well-documented plan for our borough.

#Firewise #FireAdapted #kenaipeninsula #Alaska #alllandsallhands #wildfirepreparedness #readysetgo


NOTE: Meetings for off-road communities and central peninsula communities are being scheduled for August dates.

This project is funded in part by the Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska Division of Forestry and Department of Natural Resources pursuant to USDA Forest Service Award No. 2018-DG-110106-810.


Monday, July 19, 2021

Public Meeting in Cooper Landing Wednesday 07.21.21

 

Public meeting this Wednesday July 21, 2021 6PM-8PM at the Cooper Landing School Gym (19030 Bean Creek Rd., Cooper Landing AK: You are invited to a public meeting for the Kenai Peninsula Borough Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP).  Communities develop CWPPs to address wildfire planning, response, and recovery.  We want to ensure that this plan represents your community’s preferences for emergency management, education and outreach, and fuels reduction activities to effectively lower wildfire risk.  We welcome community members to join the planning process and let us know what matters to you.

Yes, there’s other meeting opportunities too!  Attend another meeting or get more information and complete a community survey at www.kpb.us/cwpp. You may also contact Brenda Ahlberg, Kenai Peninsula Borough Office of Emergency Management, bahlberg@kpb.us or 907-714-2153, or Emily Geery, Project Manager, egeery@swca.com. Your input is greatly appreciated and will be the key to a well-documented plan for our borough.

#Firewise #FireAdapted #kenaipeninsula #Alaska #alllandsallhands #wildfirepreparedness #readysetgo

This project is funded in part by the Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska Division of Forestry and Department of Natural Resources pursuant to USDA Forest Service Award No. 2018-DG-110106-810.