The Starlight Auction was awesome this year! With a sellout crowd we exceeded our fundraising goal for the event. Thanks to all that attended and donated items. We hope to see you again next year!

We hit our Annual Fund Goal!!

Thanks to everyone who donated! Station modifications for the new engine are now complete!

Free Chipping Program Available from the County

The county has just put in place a free chipping program to help you create and maintain defensible space. You all should have received postcards on this, but if not, the website is: Or you can call them at 707-565-6070, or reach them by email at

County Fire Services Ad-Hoc Committee
The Ad-hoc County Committee on Fire Services has morphed into the Fire Services Advisory Council. This body will make recommendations to the board of supervisors on the future of fire services in Sonoma County.  We are still not sure how any of this will affect MVFD, but we are watching it closely. Their website is here.

Current Information on Active Fires 
For information on any fires burning in the area, check out the Cal Fire Site, Their current incident page can be found here.

BAAQMD Burning Notification Fees
The Bay Area Air Quality Management District charges a fee as part of the burning notification process. The fee for hazard reduction fire notifications has increased to  $129 as of July 1, 2017. 

State Responsibility Area (SRA) Fee
The new Cap and Trade legislation has ended this fee. Stay tuned for details.

MVFD is a 501(c)3 non-profit corporation.