Brush Clearance Information for the City of
IF THE LAND IS PRIVATELY OWNED:
inspections begin by the local fire station May 1, 2007 on
requirement for brush clearance is 200' from a structure.
cleared, the local Fire station will issue a notice of
non-compliance, and the property owner will be given 30 days in
which to bring the property into compliance.
non-compliant, the local Fire station will forward to the Brush
Clearance Unit for enforcement. (The local Fire station may, at
its discretion, issue the property owner an additional 14 day
extension to bring the property into compliance.)
If property is
inevitably turned over to the Brush Clearance Unit for
enforcement, County Agriculture Weed Abatement Services will clear
the property and include this service cost in the property owner's
#125 (818) 880-4411
#68 (818) 222-1107
Clearance Unit inspects UNIMPROVED PROPERTY (vacant lots privately
owned). Their phone number is (626) 969-2375.
IF THE LAND IS NOT PRIVATELY OWNED:
The Santa Monica
Mountains Conservancy can identify which government agency owns a
particular property. Contact Walt Young at (310) 858-7272 x 102
Property Map - jpeg 7mb)
requirements vary between different government-owned lands, and are
not enforced by the Los Angeles County Fire Department.