CAL FIRE

Once a wildfire has burned through an area, many dangers may remain. Take precautions when returning home. 

Local Assistance Centers 

The County of Sonoma and the City of Santa Rosa have opened two Local Assistance Centers (LAC) in partnership with FEMA and the California Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES). 

Please see the links below for a list of services available: 

CENTRAL LNU COMPLEX

SAFETY MESSAGE: Returning home after a wildfire
Please note: This is not an evacuation lift - this is a *SAFETY MESSAGE*  
 

The public is reminded to stay vigilant on current fire conditions while returning home after the fire. To ensure your safety and the safety of first responders, please:  
 

California Statewide Fire Summary

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 

Summary of October 17, 2017, 1 PM Press Conference 

This afternoon, CAL FIRE, the Santa Rosa Police Department, the Santa Rosa Fire Department, the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office and the California Highway Patrol provided updates related to the fires in Sonoma County. 

Fire Updates

●       Confidence is increasing daily in the progress being made on fighting all the fires.

California Statewide Fire Summary

Tuesday, October 17, 2017  
 

In the past week, over 245,000 acres have burned across California.  More than 11,000 firefighters continue making progress on 12 large wildfires burning in the State.  The death toll remains at 41, and more than 5,700 structures destroyed. 

California Statewide Fire Summary

Sunday, October 15, 2017

 

Yesterday, nearly 11,000 firefighters beat back the flames and made good progress towards the containment of now 15 large wildfires across California.217,566 acres have burned in the current 15 large fires, with an estimated 5,700 structures destroyed. Sadly, the death toll has risen to 40 people. As progress has been made on several fronts, many evacuations have been able to be lifted. As of Sunday morning, nearly 75,000 people remain evacuated. 

CAL FIRE NEWS RELEASE
California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection 

CENTRAL LNU COMPLEX EVACUATION REDUCTION NOTICE

As of 6:00 p.m., the following Mandatory Evacuation orders have been reduced to an Evacuation Advisory:

Areas east of Fulton Rd, from Francisco Ave. to Guerneville Rd., to Highway 101, areas east of Highway 101, from Steel Lane/Chanate Rd., to Calistoga Rd. with exceptions of streets leading up to Fountaingrove area where fire damage exists.