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Office of Emergency Services

Posted on: January 2, 2022

Firewood Available for Residents without Power

Volunteers Help Load Firewood 1.2.2022

Nevada County has firewood pick-up locations across Nevada City and Grass Valley to make firewood available to residents without power:
• Please only take firewood if you are out of power and need more firewood to heat your home. 
• Please take only enough firewood to last you three days of home heating.
• We encourage neighbors to help their neighbors in accessing this resource. Please reach out to neighbors who may be along, remote, and in need of extra help.

Firewood Pick-Up Sites
๐Ÿ“ Eric Rood Center: 950 Maidu Ave, Nevada City
๐Ÿ“ First Baptist Church (Overnight Shelter): 1866 Ridge Rd, Grass Valley
๐Ÿ“ North San Juan Fire Station 3: 13200 Tyler Foote Rd, Nevada City
๐Ÿ“ Peardale Chicago Park Fire Station 57: 18934 Colfax Hwy, Gras Valley
๐Ÿ“ Cascade Shores: next to General Store at 16552 Pasquale Rd, Nevada City
๐Ÿ“ Banner Mountain: Location TBD
๐Ÿ“Town of Washington Fire Station: 15406 Washington Rd, Washington
๐Ÿ“ Alta Sierra Fire Station 89: 11833 Tammy Way, Grass Valley 

Thank you to volunteers from the Breakfast Rotary Club of Nevada City, Gold Country Senior Services who coordinates the Senior Firewood Program, Nevada County Consolidated Fire District for helping identify site locations, CAL FIRE NEU for their collaboration, Pacific Gas and Electric Company for clearing snow and loading firewood into our dump trucks, and Penny Knight Trucking, Interstate Oil and CalOES for the two dump trucks used to deliver the firewood to the pick-up sites.

Find more information at or by dialing 1-833-DIAL211.

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