Request #RT-561
The last annual audit report of the Wildfire Prevention District


October 5, 2013 via web


October 14, 2013


City Auditor





Point of Contact

Marti Y Paschal

External Message Public
We released all of the requested documents.
October 14, 2013, 2:54pm by Maya Collins (Staff)
External Message Public
Dear requester, The Office of the City Auditor is currently conducting a performance audit to assess the Fire Prevention Bureau’s effectiveness in performing vegetation management inspections within Oakland’s Fire Hazard Severity Zone (i.e. the majority of the Oakland Hills area). The Office has not performed any other audits related to the Wildfire Prevention District. All audit information and analysis is confidential until the Office finalizes its fieldwork and reporting process and publically issues the final audit report. The Fire Department Vegetation Inspection Audit will be released by the end of this year, at which point the report will be available on our website (; please sign up for our email list on our website if you would like to be notified when the audit is released (you can do so here On the Wildfire District website ( you can find the most recent annual report for the Wildfire Prevention Assessment District (covering FY 2013-14) under the “Annual Reports” section, as well as the most recent Wildfire Prevention Assessment District audit report (covering FY 2011-12) which is listed under “Financial audits” in the “How are Wildfire Prevention Assessment District funds spent?” section. These reports were performed, respectively, by Francisco & Associates, Inc. and Yano Accountancy Corporation, both contractors, in coordination with the Oakland Fire Department, City Attorney’s Office, and the Controller’s or Budget.
October 9, 2013, 2:37pm by Maya Collins (Staff)