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Huntington Fire now has an ISO Protection Class Rating!

HLVFD has earned it's first ever protection class rating which should greatly reduce the amount you pay for fire insurance! Areas on the east of the Lake within 1,000 feet of a fire hydrant and all of the Dowville Tract now has a six (6) rating based on amount of water available for a fire from fire hydrants. The rest of the Lake has been assigned a 6Y rating which is based on how much water the Fire Department can bring to a fire.

Should your tract wish to improve your protection class rating contact the fire chief about requirements of your water system.

Residents are encouraged to contact their insurance agents right away!

Click the insurance button above to read more!

The "College Fire"

Click the picture on the right to see a slide show, two dash cam videos and three TV news reports of the cabin fire in Lower Deer Creek Track across from the College Campground.


Huntington Fire invites your suggestions on our 2015-16 OHV grant application!

Your fire department has applied again this year for a grant from the California's State Parks Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation (OHMVR) Division to purchase equipment and accessories for our 'side-by-side' ATV. While the "Teryx 4" ATV has greatly expanded our capabilities during the spring, summer and fall, this new equipment will extend the mission of our Teryx 4 to serve people on OHV snowmobile trails during the winter.

The grant 2015-206 grant requests funding to purchase snow tracks, a cab enclosure, heater, fenders, a mirror, lighting, and a highlift jack and tools. Additionally the grant includes a snowplow to keep the vehicle accessible during the winter.

We need your ideas to improve the project!

You can read HLVFD's preliminary application, which will be posted on March 8th at www.ohv.parks.ca.gov. We encourage you to make comments and provide input to help us improve our program and/or grant application between March 8, 2016 and April 4, 2015. Our final application is due on May 2nd.

E-mail your comments and suggestions to BOTH the Fire Chief and the Grant Administrator at California Parks OHV Division, Walt Saborio.


Business Phone: 559-297-9450
Chief's Cell: 925-364-0699
Station 62: 559-893-2347

Business Address:
125 E Barstow Suite 109
Fresno, CA 93710

Electronic mail:
General Information: Chief's E-mail
Training Officer: Training 62

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Some links of interest:
Sierra National Forest Web site
Sierra National Forest Maps
Sierra National Forest Road Conditions
Highway 168 Road Conditions
Channel 30 Chair One Web Cam
Automated Weather Station on Dam #1
Campfire Permits
Campfire Restrictions
Burn Day Status
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