Protecting the Alpine Community from Wildfire while Preserving our Environment through Education, Land Stewardship, and Vegetation Management

Which Defensible Space Program Works For You?

The Greater Alpine Fire Safe Council (GAFSC) currently has programs available to aid residents in clearing defensible space (i.e. 100 ft of brush clearance around their homes) in the Greater Alpine area.

  • Two programs for low-income households: DSAP  and DSAP/15
  • One cost-sharing program, DSRP.

To determine which of these programs works for you, answer the questions below.  Then click the appropriate program to read and print out the agreement that describes it.

The Questions: 

      (1)  Are you the legal owner of the property?

a.      Yes – continue  to Question 2

b.     No  – sorry, the property owner must apply for you   

2.              (2)  Did you receive a 2019 Sunrise Powerlink Fire Mitigation Grant Award?

a.      Yes - Sorry you are not eligible for the GAFSC programs

b.     No  - Continue to Question 3

3.               (3)  How many adults live in your household?      ____________________

4.            (4)  Is your household’s gross yearly income less than the amount in the Table?      

Persons in Household

Household Income

1-2

$33,820

3

$42,660

4

$51,500

For Each Additional Person Add

$8,840

a.      Yes – click here and print out DSAP Agreement

b.      No  - Continue to Question 5 

5. (       (5)   Is your household’s gross yearly income less than the amount in the Table?

Persons in Household

Household Income

1-2

$38,893

3

$49,059

4

$59,225

For Each Additional  Person Add

$10,166

a.      Yes – click here and print out DSAP/15 Agreement

b.      No  - click here and print out DSRP Agreement

If you are unable to print out an agreement, please call 1-619-445-4998 and leave a message. 
Please speak clearly and repeat your phone number slowly.