Red Flag Warning: Aug 16 – Aug 17 A Red Flag Warning indicates that weather conditions in the next 12 – 72 hours may result in extreme fire behavior. Go to Santa Clara County Fire Department’s Ready! Set! Go! Program page to learn more about Red Flag Warnings.
What is a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) and When Can I Expect One? Check out PG&E’s PSPS site to learn more about what a PSPS is, how to prepare, and for more PSPS resources. PG&E Community Wildfire Safety Program Prepare for Fire Season and Public Safety Power Shutoffs Public Safety Power Shutoff Webinar The Town […]
As we go into the summer months and the start of fire season, it’s a great time to review your family’s emergency communications plan, evacuation plan, and preparedness supplies to live without power for a few days. Start with these easy steps: Update your contact information with PG&E to receive notifications when a PSPS could […]
Register for this FREE series of interactive workshops for the UASI South Bay Hub, which will give nonprofit and community-based organizations (CBOs) the tools needed to be more prepared to meet the challenges of future disasters, as well as on-going emergencies such as the COVID-19 pandemic.
See the tentative Brush Chipping Schedule for 2021, below. Dates are subject to change and are dependent on weather, red flag, and other safety conditions, such as quarantine measures. The Fire District, Santa Clara County FireSafe Council, and Brush Chipping Program service providers will make every effort to adhere to the dates provided during registration; […]
What: Update on the Coronavirus Response Effort in Santa Clara County Why: These updates will cover a wide variety of topics related to the COVID-19 public health emergency including the impacts of social distancing, surge planning for the health care system, mental health strategies, and more. Date and Time: Monday through Friday at 10:00 a.m. […]
PG&E has announced a Power Safety Power Shutoff. Potential impacts start at 6:00 PM, October 26. Residents could be without power for up to five days. For more information, please view the following link: NOTICE FROM THE COUNTY OF SANTA CLARA EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
The Los Altos Hill County Fire District (LAHCFD) has prepared the following News Release dated 10/23/19, which addresses the anticipated Red Flag Warnings and PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) that may occur in the local communities and parts of the Bay Area. LAHCFD News Release
Weather Alert Update: Santa Clara County Fire Dept. (SCCFD) will increase staffing levels out of El Monte Fire station and position an additional wildland engine staffed in the Los Gatos/Saratoga area. Staffing will coincide with the weather that is currently scheduled to start Wednesday (10/23) at 8:00 p.m. and last through the afternoon of Thursday […]
Advisory: Posted Thursday October 10th, 2019 :: 02:12 p.m. PDT Power Shutoff Update – October 10, 2019 POWER SHUTOFF UPDATE: PG&E will begin restoring power this afternoon to areas of Santa Clara County affected by the Public Safety Power Shutoff. Following an all clear of high wind weather conditions at noon today, PG&E is now […]