Monday October 17th 2016
Effective at 12:00pm today, the following evacuation orders will be lifted:
The Emerald Fire is 100% contained. Debris continues to impact the roadway due to the high winds and torrential rains. Fire suppression repair is ongoing. Liberty Utilities continues to work to restore power to all customers.
|Road Closures: Highway 89 from Fallen Leaf Lake to Emerald Bay North Gate will remain closed until Caltrans can make the roadway safe.|
Sunday October 16th 2016
Effective at 3:00pm today, the following evacuation orders have been lifted;
The following areas will be open to residents only;
Fire crews, Law enforcement, Caltrans and Liberty Utilities continue to work in the area. Residents are advised to take extra caution while driving in these areas....
Tahoe Fire and Fuels Team
July 2016 For Immediate Release
Prepare for Wildfire Season by Creating Defensible Space