Emergency Services

Wednesday, Aug. 19, at 12:29 p.m. an evacuation order alert was issued through AC Alert, which disseminates communications with local residents. The order stated: "There is an evacuation order for all residents on Mines Road, South of Del Valle Road area due to approaching fire danger."

Instructions:

Prepare to evacuate your residence due to fire danger.

Severity: Severe - Significant threat to life or property

Urgency: Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)

Certainty: Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing

Category: FIRE: Fire suppression and rescue

Event Description: Wildfire

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