The Gatlinburg Fire Department and Tennessee Division of Forestry will host a free workshop on how to maintain a firewise home.
Representatives from both organizations will offer best practices for landscaping, building materials and home maintenance that will make your home safer from wildfire.
The firewise workshop will be held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the American Legion Hall at 1222 East Parkway in Gatlinburg. Two sessions are offered to encourage attendance: 9:00 a.m.–12 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The workshop is free and refreshments will be served.