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The County of Sonoma and the City of Santa Rosa have opened a Local Assistance Center (LAC) in partnership with FEMA and the California Office of Emergency Services (CalEOS). The LAC is a one-stop shop where residents who have been affected by the fires can find about critical services to help you recover from the fire disaster.

What: 
 Local Assistance Center (LAC)  

 When: 
 9:00 AM-7:00 daily, last entry by 6:00 PM 
Open daily from October 14-October 22 
Please note: hours and days of operation may change based upon need for services  

 

UPDATED Wednesday 10/19/17 10:19 a.m.

 

 

Below are is the most recent update of road closures due to fire in Sonoma and Napa counties as of 4:00 pm. Subject to change. Information courtesy CalTrans. 
 

Sonoma County Fires Community Meetings: TOMORROW: Thursday, October 19 

Re-Entering Neighborhoods, Debris Removal and Clean Up, and Shelter and Temporary Housing Update  

Below is the latest road closure information for the affected fire areas in Sonoma and Napa counties. Information courtesy CalTrans
 

PG&E Restores Nearly All Electric Customers, Gains Access to Additional 6,000 Homes and Businesses as it Continues Restoration Efforts in Wildfire Zones  

Gas Restoration Expected by Wednesday Evening;  Customers Urged to Call PG&E for Gas Relights – Do Not Attempt Yourself  

FROM SANTA ROSA POLICE DEPARTMENT - EVACUATION ORDERS LIFTED 

As of 3:00p.m., the following mandatory evacuations have been lifted: 

The Rincon Valley, Sky Hawk and Los Alamos areas of Santa Rosa. This includes all evacuated areas north of Highway 12, east of Calistoga Road to Melita Road outside the fire perimeter. Calistoga Road at Harville Road remains closed. 

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:  
 

Welcome Home Calistoga! CalFIRE mandated evacuation has been lifted, here is additional information that may be useful.

Welcome Home Calistoga!

Now that the CalFIRE mandated evacuation has been lifted and we have been able to come home and resettle, we wanted to provide some additional information that may be useful.
 

 

Sonoma CountyRecovery Resources

The County of Sonoma Recovery Resources section will help you on your way to recover from the Fire disaster. 

Local Assistance Center

The County of Sonoma and City of Santa Rosa have opened a Local Assistance Center as a one-stop resource for residents who have been impacted by the fires. Services include FEMA, DMV, Red Cross, child care, housing assistance, and others.

California Statewide Fire Summary

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 

  

UPDATED Wednesday 10/18/17 10:07am

Below is a list of road closures in Sonoma and Napa Counties due to fires. Information from CalTrans.  

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.

  UPDATED 4:37 PM 10/17/17

The following districts have updated their plans. The changes are reflected in the list below.  
 

   Local Assistance Center 
 

The County of Sonoma and the City of Santa Rosa have opened a Local Assistance Center (LAC) in partnership with FEMA and the California Office of Emergency Services (CalEOS) starting Saturday, October 14th and open daily for at least 2 weeks. 
 
 

 

Sonoma County Fire - Community Information

Published:  October 17, 2017 at 6:25 AM

Current Evacuations

Evacuation lifted in Oakmont and Mendocino Ave. Medical Complex.  

As of 1:00 p.m. today, the evacuation has been lifted for: the Oakmont neighborhood to include all streets south of Highway 12, east of Calistoga Road to Pythian Road. All northbound roads off Highway 12, including Highway 12 eastbound at Pythian Road, will still be closed under mandatory evacuations orders.

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. 

Santa Rosa Fire Emergency Information - UPDATED Tuesday 10/17/17 8:07am 

 

SMART CONTINUES FREE SERVICE THROUGH WEDNESDAY 
 Monday, October 16, 2017 - 4:10am 
 
SMART will resume its full service schedule Monday, reopening the Santa Rosa North and Sonoma County Airport stations that had been closed due to extreme fire conditions. Free service will continue through Wednesday to assist those who need transportation options. Service resumes Monday morning from Sonoma County Airport to downtown San Rafael, serving all stations in between.  

Santa Rosa
CityBus 
Rider Alert 

Due to the ongoing emergency response to the Northern California fires, CityBus is operating a limited service schedule.  Our buses are still needed for critical emergency operations.

NUNS / ADOBE / NORBBOM/ PRESSLEY / PARTRICK FIRES (CENTRAL LNU COMPLEX)

Nuns / Adobe / Norbbom/ Pressley / Partrick Fires (Central LNU Complex) Incident Information:

Last Updated:

October 16, 2017 8:08 am

Date/Time Started:

October 08, 2017 10:00 pm

Administrative Unit:

CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit

County:

Sonoma County

Location:

Hwy 12, north of Glen Ellen

Acres Burned - Containment:

48,627 acres - 50% contained

Evacuations:

OAKMONT FIRE (CENTRAL LNU COMPLEX)

Oakmont Fire (Central LNU Complex) Incident Information:

Last Updated:

October 16, 2017 8:05 am

Date/Time Started:

October 14, 2017 8:35 pm

Administrative Unit:

CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit

County:

Sonoma County

Location:

east side of Highway 12 near the Oakmont community

Acres Burned - Containment:

875 - 15% contaiment

Evacuations:

 

CAL FIRE INCIDENT INFORMATION

TUBBS FIRE (CENTRAL LNU COMPLEX)

Tubbs Fire (Central LNU Complex) Incident Information: 

Last Updated:

October 16, 2017 8:25 am

Date/Time Started:

October 08, 2017 9:45 pm

Administrative Unit:

CAL FIRE Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit

County:

Napa County

Location:

off of Hwy 128 and Bennett Ln, Calistoga

Acres Burned - Containment:

36,390 acres - 70% contained

Evacuations:

From: NAPA County Sheriff's Office - 

City of Calistoga Evacuation Order is hereby lifted effective at 2:00 PM today, Oct. 15th.

Sonoma County Clinic and Urgent Care Locations

Published:  October 15, 2017 at 11:30 AM

Clinic and Urgent Care locations open during this fire emergency.
 

Cloverdale

Greenbrae

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. 

Community Information

Published:  October 15, 2017 at 3:54 AM

Current Evacuations: 

October 14, 2017 at 3:05 PM  

The County of Sonoma and the City of Santa Rosa are opening a Local Assistance Center (LAC) in partnership with FEMA and the California Office of Emergency Services (CalEOS) tomorrow morning, Saturday, October 14th and will be open daily for at least two weeks.

What: 

Local Assistance Center (LAC) 

When: 

Opens at 9:00 AM, last entry at 6:00 PM, daily for at least two weeks

Where:

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