Grant County CWPP Staff Login
08/24/2012
DALE COMMUNITY MEETING
Values at Risk:

Isolation and Quiet
Slow lifestyle
Culture and environment of a small town
Close to the forest
Hunting Opportunities
Way of life

Issues/Concerns/Recommendations:

Too poor to move elsewhere
Declining opportunities for hunting
Almost all residents of the area are retired and on fixed incomes
There are no jobs available
Emergency services are a huge issue in this area
Phone booths were all removed and there is not cell service
Fire coming off federal land huge concern and issue
Hwy 395 needs fuels reduced from Ukiah junction to Mt. Vernon
Water low in the community during dry years
During big fires there is no help from federal agencies
A fire truck based in the area would be a huge benefit to the community.

Needs:
Cell tower
Water sources
Announcements
MAY FIREWISE NEWS

May 5 is National Widlfire Preparedness Day! This is a great opportunity to do some spring "Firewise" work around your home.

Prairie City, Prairie City Rural Fire, and Grant County Firewise are sponsoring a "Spring Cleanup Day" in Prairie City on May 4 from 9 - 3. Curbside pickup for yard debris, recyclables, trash, and metal will be provided. For more info call Irene Jerome (541) 620-4466

Posted April 26, 2018
US Forest ServiceBureau of Land ManagementNational Park ServiceOregon Dept of ForestryOregon Dept of Fish and Wildlife

No wildfire danger
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