Firewise USA Program Certification


The City has received Firewise USA Program Certification.

Shavano 2023 Firewise

City's participation in the program dates back to 2016. Every year participating sites must submit an annual renewal to maintain their “in good standing” status. The national Firewise USA recognition program provides a collaborative framework to help neighbors in a geographic area get organized, find direction, and take action to increase the ignition resistance of their homes and community and to reduce wildfire risks at the local level. You can read about the program at