Park It: East Bay district preparing for busy fire ‘season’

Because long-range forecasts predict dry weather, the East Bay Regional Park District’s Fire Department is gearing up for a potentially dangerous fire season. EBRPD Fire Chief Aileen Theile cited two factors in particular: Weather forecasters are predicting more frequent, dry offshore breezes; and late-spring rains stimulated more growth by already-tall grasses despite this winter having […]