Sleepy Hollow Fire Protection District (SHFPD) is an autonomous Special District of the State of California responsible for fire protection and emergency services in the unincorporated area of Sleepy Hollow in Marin County, California. SHFPD provides these services through its membership in the Ross Valley Fire Department, a Joint Powers Authority operated by the towns of San Anselmo, Fairfax, Ross, and the SHFPD. SHFPD is a nationally accredited Firewise© USA Site through the NFPA's Firewise© USA program.
Sleepy Hollow Fire Protection District is governed by a three member, elected Board of Directors.Read more
The Board of Directors meets regularly on or about the 3rd Thursday of Feb, May, Aug, and Nov.Read more
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Two herds of goats and sheep, totalling 800 head, arrived in Sleepy Hollow in 2018 as part of a unique, collaborative project resulting from the 2016 SHFPD Wildfire Hazard and Wildland Urban Interface Area Assessment, which identified key locations for fuel reduction to reduce the impact of wildfires in Sleepy Hollow and neighboring communities. By partnering with adjacent local landowners, including Rocking H Ranch, Triple-C Ranch, San Domenico School, and Marin County Open Space District (MCOSD), the multi-agency project aims to reduce hazardous fuels on more than 200 acres of high-risk grass woodlands in and around Sleepy Hollow.