Cheers



to all the FireSmart volunteers in Rushmere who cut slash and moved huge piles of trees to be chipped last weekend. Big effort that took several weeks to accomplish. Cheers to the Rushmere landowners who allowed the effort to begin and helped out in any way they could. Great community spirit to accomplish an important goal.

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