In collaboration with the San Diego County Fire Safe Council, the Lake Hodges Fire Safe Council in Escondido is hosting its 7th annual FREE chipping day on Saturday, August 20 for Escondido residents from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2255 Felicita Rd. in Escondido.
Arrive early enough that the material can be chipped before the event ends. Maximum limb diameter is 6 inches.
Residents must haul their brush and tree trimmings to the site during event hours and assist in its removal from the vehicle for chipping.
NO DUMP TRUCK-SIZED loads will be accepted, and any mechanically compacted loads will also be rejected.
Material must be free of mud, rocks, roots, trash, construction wood or other non-vegetation debris and cannot be mechanically removed from the ground by tractors or other heavy machinery. No palm tree material, bamboo, succulents, poison oak, firewood logs, old, matted brush or tree stumps/ roots.
For a copy of the flyer visit the new Facebook page of the Lake Hodges Fire Safe Council or email them at LakeHodgesFSC@gmail.com.