Weed AbatementTo report hazardous weed conditions within the City of Escondido or the Rincon del Diablo Fire Protection District, call the Escondido Fire Department Vegetation Abatement Officer at 760-839-6230 or complete our Vegetation Abatement Complaint Form.

To report trash or debris conditions within the inner City limits, please contact City Code Enforcement.

For your convenience, the Escondido Fire Department offers a list of Weed/Vegetation Abatement Contractors.  This list of contractors is compiled from contractors who have worked within the district and have requested to be included as a potential contractors.

If you have questions about your abating weeds on your own property, call the Escondido Fire Department Weed Abatement Officer at 760-839-6230 or complete our  Vegetation Abatement Complaint Form.

The Escondido Fire Department is reaching out to educate property owners in the City of Escondido and the Rincon Del Diablo Fire Protection District about the importance of vegetation management and vegetation hazard abatement requirements. While these requirements are essential for properties that lie within high fire hazard areas, it's important that all property owners understand the need to develop and maintain defensible space.

To learn more about how you can safeguard your property, please review the Vegetation Management Information document below.


 Vegetation Management

   Information Document