Congratulations to the City of Carmel as they add NEW wood-burning fire rings to their beautiful beaches for many to enjoy! Notably – charcoal is not even being considered most likely due to fact that most people don’t use charcoal in fire rings, there are safety concerns, AND research shows the harmful effects of charcoal on health and the environment!
We have ABSOLUTELY TERRIFIC news to share with you about last night and one of our most successful accomplishments as an organization to date! Thanks to your efforts and others with Friends of the Fire Rings we had a HUGE victory at the Newport Beach City Council meeting last night!! Believe it or not……We are […]
— Saving the fire rings to be discussed! — 7:00 p.m. TUESDAY, JANUARY 13th Newport Beach City Hall 100 Civic Center Drive Newport Beach, CA 92660 THANK YOU COUNCILMAN SCOTT PEOTTER for taking the lead and placing the Fire Rings on Tuesday’s agenda! Supporters of the fire rings encouraged to attend! Whether you plan to […]
The protection of the fire rings was one of the key issues in the recent November 2014 Newport Beach City Council elections. The 4 newly elected city council members are “friends” of the fire rings (aka “Team Newport”) – Diane Dixon, Kevin Muldoon, Duffy Duffield, and Scott Peotter. They defeated former Mayor Rush Hill who […]