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Weed Abatement


Contra Costa County Fire Protection District 2019 weed abatement

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY FIRE PROTECTION ABATEMENT DATE: MAY 31, 2019 City crews are responsible for the annual mowing and disking of the City’s open spaces for fire protection. Annually the Contra Costa Fire Protection District provides an abatement deadline for both City property and private property, which requires all branches to be trimmed to 10 feet above the ground and trim back and thin out all thick and overgrown shrubs and bushes. Additionally, all parcels five acres or less shall be completely abated to three inches or less and parcels five acres or more shall have a 30 foot disked perimeter and 15 foot disked cross breaks, or a 60 foot mowed perimeter and 30 foot mowed cross breaks.