EDH Residents Form Fire Safe Council
Residents of the Lake Hills neighborhood have relented to pressure from El Dorado Hills Fire Chief Dave Roberts and formed a fire safe council to encourage promised Bureau of Reclamation efforts to remove years of flammable dry brush in the neighboring Folsom Lake State Recreation Area.
The council is also committed to reducing fire danger inside the woodsy community, 300-or-so homes clustered along Guadalupe and Encina drives between Brown’s Ravine and Lakehills Drive along the boundary of the recreation area.
Unlike the neighboring Waterford, Summit and Southpointe subdivisions, which it predates by a decade or more, Lake Hills was not a planned community — a fact that contributes to a its rustic charm but is a detriment to fire safety on several fronts.
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