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Weed Abatement

Use the following weed abatement concern form to report a fire hazard or call the Fire Prevention Bureau at 760-723-2010. For all other illegal dumping and solid waste complaints please refer to this list of helpful phone numbers for various local and County services.

Fallbrook Helpful Phone Numbers.pdf

Please be mindful that notifying the property owner and, if necessary, forced hazard abatement, is a costly and time-consuming process that may take 60-90 days. We appreciate your patience in working with our residents to abate these hazards. 

If you have received a Notice to Abate Hazard per the NCFPD Ordinance 2000-01, please follow the instructions noted to avoid additional reinspection fees. You may call 760-723-2010 if you have any questions. If you need professional assistance in removing weeds, brush, or debris, please refer to the list of abatement contractors below:

Weed Abatement Contractors

Wildfire Readiness Program

Please visit the County of San Diego’s fire, defensible space, and you webpage for a complete guideline on complying with our weed and brush management standards. If you have not already done so, you can register your phone with AlertSanDiego and develop your wildfire preparedness plan by visiting ReadySanDiego.org.

Additional Resources may be found at:

Mission Resource Conservation District – Find resources for landscaping with native plants.

Water Smart San Diego – Find resources for fire protection landscaping.

Download Pulse Point – A free application for your smartphone to alert you of any fires emergencies in our jurisdiction.

Fire, Defensible Space, and You… - San Diego County’s webpage for information regarding Defensible Space.