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. 

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. 

From Sonoma County Office of Education:

The following school districts will be closed October 10  


Following is a message from County Superintendent of Schools, Steve Herrington, about the fires:  

UPDATE: Monday, October 9, 2017  5:30PM

 Santa Rosa City Manager, acting as Director of Emergency Services has declared the fires in Santa Rosa as a local emergency.

Curfew being imposed in Mandatory Evacuation Area between the hours of 6:45pm and 7:15am.  See civil emergency order here.

Evacuation orders have issued for residents of the following Santa Rosa neighborhoods due to approaching fires