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Rimrock West nationally recognized as a Firewise Community
This is a photo of representatives from the Oregon Department of Forestry, the City of Bend, the Rimrock West Community in Bend, the City of Bend, and Firewise during the Rimrock West national recognition ceremony.
On Thursday, March 29, the community of Rimrock West in Bend was nationally recognized as the second Bend neighborhood to be designated a Firewise Community.  Pictured are representatives of the Oregon Department of Forestry, Bureau of Land Management, City of Bend, Rimrock West Community, and Firewise.

In addition, the City of Bend has prepared a short YouTube video (4 minutes; 28 seconds) illustrating Rimrock West's work to become a Firewise Community.
More information on the Rimrock West community's Firewise designation:
ODF Media Release, February 23, 2012: Rimrock West leverages resources to reduce wildfire risk.