NOW ENROLLING: Metro Fire CERT Basic 2023


Fall Basic 2023

A 28 hour course, free to those living or working in Metro Fire’s service area.

Deadline to register October 1st 2023

Course begins October 12th 2023

CERT Basic Training will provide you with information on emergency preparedness and teach you how to safely protect yourself, your loved ones, and your community when disaster strikes.

For further details email

Basic Class 2023-02 will be taught in Citrus Heights over the course of the following days and times:

Thursday, October 12th: 6 PM to 10 PM
Saturday, October 14th: 8 AM to 5 PM

Thursday, October 19th: 6 PM to 10 PM
Saturday, October 21st: 8 AM to 5 PM


Saturday, October 28th: 9 AM to noon

This is a 28 hour course and attendance at all five sessions is required to obtain a certificate of completion.

To register for the class go to:

Please fill out one registration form for each person who will be taking the class. You may share the link with others who may be interested. There is an option on the form to indicate if you would rather be put on the list for Basic 2024-01 (which will be taught in March of 2024).You may also indicate that you are no longer interested and would like to be taken off the list completely.

Click here to download an information flyer that you may share. Thank you for your interest in the Metro Fire CERT program.

Basic Class

September Events Cancelled

Hi Neighbors,
Due to restrictions on public gatherings, BRECA has cancelled the Annual Picnic in the Park. We hope to continue the tradition next year!

In addition, the Great American River Clean Up has been cancelled. We encourage our neighbors to continue their personal efforts at keeping our parkway beautiful.

Thank you for being great neighbors!

BRECA Spring Fling Scavenger Hunt 2020

Thank you to all the neighbors who shared their yards with our neighbors for the Spring Fling Scavenger Hunt! The participants shared that they had a great time playing the game. The winners were notified and sent their prize. The winners are:

  • Allen S. (8) – Defiance Cir
  • Landon B. (6) – Mira Del Rio Dr
  • Suzanne & Bob F. – Stonehaven Dr
  • Dianne C. – Alcosta Way (Instagram Winner)

You can download the answers here.

Enjoy some of the photos from the Spring Fling! (There’s a next photo button about halfway down the photo.)

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BRECA Spring Fling Scavenger Hunt. Congrats to the winners Allen, Landon, Suzanne & Bob, and Dianne!!! #BRECASpringFing

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  1. Open to all ages!
  2. Register for the Scavenger Hunt.
  3. Download your game card.
  4. Look but don’t touch. Please remember to stay a safe distance from anyone not in your group.
  5. Please don’t trespass. You will be able to see everything from the street.
  6. Write your name and email on the game card.
  7. Submit your answer by May 1st to . Photos of completed game card is fine.
  8. Have fun!


  1. Take photos and upload them to Instagram (or submit with your entry).
  2. Tag @BRECA_Neighbors
  3. #BRECASpringFling


  • 6 – $10 e-gift certificates will be emailed to the winners by May 6th.
  • 3 Winners will be selected at random from completed entries.
  • 3 Winners will be selected at random from Instagram photos.

Special Note: As these are neighbors yards things may change. Don’t worry this is about the fun.