AFD suggests adoption of Wildland Urban Interface Code

December 16, 2011

Chief Engineer Carl Wren of the AFD Emergency Prevention Division said the consideration of this code was in response to a hazard that was made clear by the recent fires in Central Texas, like the one in Oak Hill (above) on April 17.   by Ann Fowler Officials with the Austin Fire Department (AFD) recently discussed with members of the Public Safety Commission the possibility of adopting th...

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