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Palo Alto Weekly
Residents 'chill' with ice cream socialof activities and booths for individuals and families, including live music, a
Residents 'chill' with ice cream social
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
of activities and booths for individuals and families, including live music, a book giveaway, a fire truck, the city's Office of Emergency Services command vehicle, face painting and sand art for kids. Nearly 20 information tables on emergency... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Chimney Fire near Paso Robles grows to 4,000 acresvolunteers, along with San Luis Obispo County Supervisor Frank Mecham, worked w
Chimney Fire near Paso Robles grows to 4,000 acres
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
volunteers, along with San Luis Obispo County Supervisor Frank Mecham, worked with the San Luis Obispo County Office of Emergency Services to resolve the situation. Mecham and sheriff deputies eventually accompanied the group to... Read more
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Ventura County Star
City volunteers, American Red Cross check Simi Valley residents’ smoke alarmsValley residents' smoke alarms on Saturday. Simi Valley police said the effort
City volunteers, American Red Cross check Simi Valley residents’ smoke alarms
Ventura County Star / Posted 2 days ago
Valley residents' smoke alarms on Saturday. Simi Valley police said the effort was done in partnership with the city's Office of Emergency Services and the American Red Cross as part of the Red Cross' home fire safety campaign. City volunteers... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
PCWA Board Receives Watershed Health Updatesthe Cities of Colfax, Auburn, Lincoln, and Rocklin; the Town of Loomis; and, pa
PCWA Board Receives Watershed Health Updates
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted 3 days ago
the Cities of Colfax, Auburn, Lincoln, and Rocklin; the Town of Loomis; and, participating fire districts and special districts within the county. The Placer County Office of Emergency Services coordinated the effort. Now on FB, thanks for the l... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
11 area firefighters battle SoCal firesblaze in the Southland. Manteca Fire Department sent a crew of four Wednesday
11 area firefighters battle SoCal fires
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
blaze in the Southland. Manteca Fire Department sent a crew of four Wednesday night headed by Captain Rob Grycel with the Office of Emergency Services (OES) green engine that is housed in Manteca. Two OES engines were sent to the Chimney Fire in... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Old plane at Point Mugu transported to new home at Camarillo AirportMugu to the Camarillo Airport on Wednesday. At left is Dan Seibert, a service t
Old plane at Point Mugu transported to new home at Camarillo Airport
Ventura County Star / Posted 5 days ago
Mugu to the Camarillo Airport on Wednesday. At left is Dan Seibert, a service technician with the Ventura County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Services. JOSEPH A. GARCIA/ THE STAR Aircraft attendant Jasper DeJesus uses a forklift to move a T-34B... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Containment of Clayton fire in Lake County expands to 40 percentAugust 16, 2016. (Christopher Chung/ The Press Democrat) (5 of )Mark Ghilarduc
Containment of Clayton fire in Lake County expands to 40 percent
Petluma360.com / Posted 6 days ago
August 16, 2016. (Christopher Chung/ The Press Democrat) (5 of )Mark Ghilarducci, director of the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services, talks to media among the destruction in downtown Lower Lake on Tuesday, August 16, 2016.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Apartments damaged by blaze Tuesday in Perryin Wyoming County. Firefighters were called to the blaze at 21 Page Circle jus
Apartments damaged by blaze Tuesday in Perry
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
in Wyoming County. Firefighters were called to the blaze at 21 Page Circle just before 2:30 p.m., the Wyoming County Office of Emergency Services said. The building sustained $125,000 in damage. A fan/air purification system in a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
FLOODING WILL BE WORSEis what the more exhaustive examination of the alternative and hydrology will d
FLOODING WILL BE WORSE
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
is what the more exhaustive examination of the alternative and hydrology will determine. Back in the 1997 floods state Office of Emergency Services personnel were motioning the dry levee that had been coated in plastic sheets on a 24-hour basis... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Ventura County firefighters fan out across California to help fight wildfireshelp other fire agencies during an emergency in exchange for help when it is ne
Ventura County firefighters fan out across California to help fight wildfires
Ventura County Star / Posted 6 days ago
help other fire agencies during an emergency in exchange for help when it is needed here. As part of this, the California Office of Emergency Services, has given fire engines to the department. "They're ours to use however we want them," Dettorre... Read more
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Pacific Coast Business Times
Brown declares state of emergency for Chimney Fire in San Luis Obispo Countythe fire. Air and ground personnel, including 1,172 members of the SLO County S
Brown declares state of emergency for Chimney Fire in San Luis Obispo County
Pacific Coast Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
the fire. Air and ground personnel, including 1,172 members of the SLO County Sherriff’s Department, the SLO County Office of Emergency Services and the California Highway Patrol, continue to construct and strengthen control lines. Seven air... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
California Governor's Office of Emergency Activates State Operations Center to Assist with Chimney FireMore help is coming to the crews battling the Chimney Fire in San Luis Obispo C
California Governor's Office of Emergency Activates State Operations Center to Assist with Chimney Fire
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 7 days ago
More help is coming to the crews battling the Chimney Fire in San Luis Obispo County. The California Governor's Office of Emergency Services has activated the State Operations Center to provide assistance to SLO County. The assistance also extends... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Thousands flee homes due to California firesstatewide drought have made an ideal environment for dangerous fire conditions
Thousands flee homes due to California fires
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
statewide drought have made an ideal environment for dangerous fire conditions throughout California," the California Office of Emergency Services said in a statement. "The terrain is grassy oak woodland with heavy brush and has created... Read more
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asianage
Thousands flee homes due to California firesstatewide drought have made an ideal environment for dangerous fire conditions
Thousands flee homes due to California fires
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
statewide drought have made an ideal environment for dangerous fire conditions throughout California," the California Office of Emergency Services said in a statement. "The terrain is grassy oak woodland with heavy brush and has created... Read more
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The Manila Times
Thousands flee homes due to California firesstatewide drought have made an ideal environment for dangerous fire conditions
Thousands flee homes due to California fires
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
statewide drought have made an ideal environment for dangerous fire conditions throughout California,” the California Office of Emergency Services said in a statement. “The terrain is grassy oak woodland with heavy brush and has created... Read more
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Mount Shasta Area Newspapers
Sheriff's Office: many involved in Mt. Shasta rescue attemptelevation, and environmental factors, a request was also made to the California
Sheriff's Office: many involved in Mt. Shasta rescue attempt
Mount Shasta Area Newspapers / Posted 10 days ago
elevation, and environmental factors, a request was also made to the California Army National Guard through the California Office of Emergency Services for an additional helicopter. The Air National Guard “Spartan 630” later initiated an emergency... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Roy A. Young Sr.of Education as director of Information Technology Services. Prior to federal
Roy A. Young Sr.
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 10 days ago
of Education as director of Information Technology Services. Prior to federal retirement, he joined the Berkeley County Office of Emergency Services as the (volunteer) deputy director and member of the newly formed Hazmat Team. He served in this... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Soberanes Fire Nears 70K Acres, May Shut Down Highway 1(831) 204-0446 or the Monterey County Sheriff's Office at (831) 755-3722. An i
Soberanes Fire Nears 70K Acres, May Shut Down Highway 1
NBC Bay Area / Posted 11 days ago
(831) 204-0446 or the Monterey County Sheriff's Office at (831) 755-3722. An inspection team is working with the county's Office of Emergency Services to assess damage to five structures and other infrastructure. The fire has destroyed 57 homes... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Former 'Cooperstown Motel' destroyed by firePolice say the fire is being investigated by the New York State Office of Fire
Former 'Cooperstown Motel' destroyed by fire
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 14 days ago
Police say the fire is being investigated by the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control, Otsego County Office of Emergency Services, New York State Department of Financial Services, Otsego County District Attorney's Office and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Flames taunt Big Sur as evacuation order forces out residents, touristsrestaurant and gas station remained closed. On Saturday, 87 individuals and fa
Flames taunt Big Sur as evacuation order forces out residents, tourists
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
restaurant and gas station remained closed. On Saturday, 87 individuals and families signed in at the Monterey County Office of Emergency Services' local assistance center for fire victims at the Carmel Mission Inn. Palo Colorado Canyon... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fire rousts hotel visitorsrestaurant and gas station remained closed. On Saturday, 87 individuals and fa
Fire rousts hotel visitors
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
restaurant and gas station remained closed. On Saturday, 87 individuals and families signed in at the Monterey County Office of Emergency Services' local assistance center for fire victims at the Carmel Mission Inn. Palo Colorado Canyon... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Local assistance center set up to help Soberanes fire victimsAgency. "We're sorry this is happening to folks that have been impacted by it,
Local assistance center set up to help Soberanes fire victims
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 16 days ago
Agency. "We're sorry this is happening to folks that have been impacted by it, we feel for them,” said Dick Bower with the Office of Emergency Services. “We're trying to do what we can." Resources, answers and forms were available on everything... Read more
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The Mercury News
Calendar for the Aug. 5 Milpitas Postand Aug. 27 at Milpitas Fire Station No. 1, 777 S. Main St. To register, visit
Calendar for the Aug. 5 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
and Aug. 27 at Milpitas Fire Station No. 1, 777 S. Main St. To register, visit www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov/SAFE or contact the office of emergency services at (408) 586-2801. Vivian Yuan of Yuan Law Firm and Ricky Bowen of Gateway Financial Advisors... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
"New Generation 9-1-1" emergency dispatch services coming soonat systems that will have 911 text and video capabilities. Our final product de
"New Generation 9-1-1" emergency dispatch services coming soon
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 18 days ago
at systems that will have 911 text and video capabilities. Our final product decision will be based on State of California Office of Emergency Services 911 standards once they are finalized." The California Emergency Dispatcher Association says... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Fighting Wildfire With Fire — With Dronesclips from Harvest Public Media, the University of Nebraska, YouTube / Dirac Tw
Fighting Wildfire With Fire — With Drones
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 19 days ago
clips from Harvest Public Media, the University of Nebraska, YouTube / Dirac Twidwell, the U.S. Forest Service, California Office of Emergency Services / CC BY 3.0, Lockheed Martin, NASA and Marcus R. / CC BY 3.0. Music provided courtesy of APM... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Fighting Wildfire With Fire — With Dronesclips from Harvest Public Media, the University of Nebraska, YouTube / Dirac Tw
Fighting Wildfire With Fire — With Drones
KIVI Boise / Posted 19 days ago
clips from Harvest Public Media, the University of Nebraska, YouTube / Dirac Twidwell, the U.S. Forest Service, California Office of Emergency Services / CC BY 3.0, Lockheed Martin, NASA and Marcus R. / CC BY 3.0. Music provided courtesy of APM... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Manteca, Lathrop send firefighters to Big SurFire crews arrived at the fire nine days ago and face a 14-day limit on the fir
Manteca, Lathrop send firefighters to Big Sur
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
Fire crews arrived at the fire nine days ago and face a 14-day limit on the fire line. The larger engines provided by the Office of Emergency Services (OES) have a 14-day limit fighting the fire and the smaller engine is changed out every seven... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Multiple crashes create traffic nightmare on I-10 in Jackson Countycrews with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality and MDOT are at
Multiple crashes create traffic nightmare on I-10 in Jackson County
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
crews with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality and MDOT are at the scene of the fuel spill. Jackson County Office of Emergency Services Director Earl Etheridge said the fire started in the cab of the 18-wheeler and spread to the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Four-vehicle pileup shuts down I-10 eastbound near Hwy. 609crews with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality and MDOT are at
Four-vehicle pileup shuts down I-10 eastbound near Hwy. 609
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
crews with the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality and MDOT are at the scene of the fuel spill. Jackson County Office of Emergency Services Director Earl Etheridge said the fire started in the cab of the 18-wheeler and spread to the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
One lane of I-10 eastbound remains closed as crews work to clean diesel spillof Transportation are on the way to the scene. It is unclear how much fuel has
One lane of I-10 eastbound remains closed as crews work to clean diesel spill
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 21 days ago
of Transportation are on the way to the scene. It is unclear how much fuel has spilled out of the truck. Jackson County Office of Emergency Services Director Earl Etheridge said the fire started in the cab of the 18-wheeler and spread to the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Big Sur fire spreads into Los Padres National Forestto keep the blaze from reaching the camp. A damage inspection team from Cal Fi
Big Sur fire spreads into Los Padres National Forest
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
to keep the blaze from reaching the camp. A damage inspection team from Cal Fire collaborated with the Monterey County Office of Emergency Services to assess damage to structures and infrastructure in the fire area, Illoy said. As of late... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
How to help Soberanes Fire victimshelp fire victims. Some accept donations of clothes, blankets or other items. T
How to help Soberanes Fire victims
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 23 days ago
help fire victims. Some accept donations of clothes, blankets or other items. This list is provided by the Monterey County Office of Emergency Services. More from Central Coast News Recovers -- Designed to connect individuals in need with... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Soberanes Fire Grows to Nearly 33K Acres, 15% Containedwho is filling in while Gov. Jerry Brown is away in Philadelphia for the Democr
Soberanes Fire Grows to Nearly 33K Acres, 15% Contained
NBC Bay Area / Posted 24 days ago
who is filling in while Gov. Jerry Brown is away in Philadelphia for the Democratic National Convention. The state's Office of Emergency Services has issued a Fire Management Assistance Grant that will help make sure necessary resources are... Read more
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The Signal
Calculating cost of fire still a work in progressLos Angeles County Office of Emergency Management will operate the local assist
Calculating cost of fire still a work in progress
The Signal / Posted 24 days ago
Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management will operate the local assistance center with the state Governor’s Office of Emergency Services and the city of Santa Clarita. “The LAC will provide a single place for people impacted by the... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Soberanes Fire: A timelineis located about two miles inland from the highway in rugged, steep terrain. Th
Soberanes Fire: A timeline
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 24 days ago
is located about two miles inland from the highway in rugged, steep terrain. The American Red Cross and Monterey County Office of Emergency Services establish an evacuation center at Carmel Middle School. SATURDAY JULY 23, 2016: The fire... Read more
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The Mercury News
Helicopters provide key support to crews fighting Big Sur firework and deliveries of equipment, supplies and fuel. Thursday afternoon a crew
Helicopters provide key support to crews fighting Big Sur fire
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
work and deliveries of equipment, supplies and fuel. Thursday afternoon a crew from the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services ran a mission to deliver a radio repeater to firefighters inside the fire line. Dossey said... Read more
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The Mercury News
Big Sur fire: Crews focus on Palo Colorado areaarea for the Fire Management Assistance Grant Program, which will help cover fi
Big Sur fire: Crews focus on Palo Colorado area
The Mercury News / Posted 25 days ago
area for the Fire Management Assistance Grant Program, which will help cover fire fighting expenses. The Monterey County Office of Emergency Services also announced they will be opening a local assistance center to help people replace important... Read more
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The Signal
Some assistance coming soon for Sand fire victimsfor the area on the California level Tuesday, most state assistance will have t
Some assistance coming soon for Sand fire victims
The Signal / Posted 25 days ago
for the area on the California level Tuesday, most state assistance will have to await a damage assessment from the Office of Emergency Services. That assessment will not only determine any state assistance available, but also whether... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Bulldozer operator killed while battling wildfire identifiedup to 34 homes and 10 outbuildings, while two other structures and two outbuild
Bulldozer operator killed while battling wildfire identified
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 25 days ago
up to 34 homes and 10 outbuildings, while two other structures and two outbuildings were damaged. The Monterey County Office of Emergency Services is assessing how much damage has been left behind by the blaze, Cal Fire officials said. There... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Poloncarz accuses Water Authority of incompetencethe boil water advisory after extensive, consensus-driven discussions with repr
Poloncarz accuses Water Authority of incompetence
The Buffalo News / Posted 27 days ago
the boil water advisory after extensive, consensus-driven discussions with representatives from the Health Department, Office of Emergency Services, emergency managers in affected towns and in consultation with Water Authority engineers. Jann... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Soberanes Fire in Monterey County continues to grow; only 10% containedPatrol, Monterey County Sheriff's Office, Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks Di
Soberanes Fire in Monterey County continues to grow; only 10% contained
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 28 days ago
Patrol, Monterey County Sheriff's Office, Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks District, American Red Cross and the state Office of Emergency Services. The fire response has blocked Palo Colorado Road and Weston Ridge Road at Highway 1, Robinson... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Tuolumne County’s Response To Drought And Tree Mortalityto massive tree mortality. This weekend’s Mother Lode Views will feature Ethan
Tuolumne County’s Response To Drought And Tree Mortality
MyMotherLode.com / Posted a month ago
to massive tree mortality. This weekend’s Mother Lode Views will feature Ethan Billigmeier with the Tuolumne County Office of Emergency Services and Mike Albrecht of Sierra Resource Management. Hear the latest on where teams are working to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
California to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicalsseveral oil train derailments around the country, including in neighboring Oreg
California to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicals
Los Angeles Times / Posted a month ago
several oil train derailments around the country, including in neighboring Oregon. A recent analysis conducted by the Office of Emergency Services found gaps in California's ability to handle such spills, prompting the state Legislature to... Read more
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The Mercury News
California to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicalsstate. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including
California to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicals
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
state. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including in neighboring Oregon. An analysis by the Office of Emergency Services says California has significant gaps in its ability to handle such spills. Money collected from... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
State to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicalsstate. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including
State to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicals
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 1 months ago
state. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including in neighboring Oregon. An analysis by the Office of Emergency Services says California has significant gaps in its ability to handle such spills. Money collected from... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
State to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicalsstate. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including
State to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicals
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
state. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including in neighboring Oregon. An analysis by the Office of Emergency Services says California has significant gaps in its ability to handle such spills. Money collected from... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
State to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicalsstate. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including
State to levy fee on rail cars carrying dangerous chemicals
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
state. The move follows several oil train explosions in the country, including in neighboring Oregon. An analysis by the Office of Emergency Services says California has significant gaps in its ability to handle such spills. Money collected from... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State seeks fee on dangerous chemicals crisscrossing Californiastate’s emergency spill and fire response capabilities. The state Legislature
State seeks fee on dangerous chemicals crisscrossing California
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
state’s emergency spill and fire response capabilities. The state Legislature ordered the fee program after a Governor’s Office of Emergency Services analysis that found significant gaps in California’s ability to deal with spills, especially in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas Postand Aug. 27 at Milpitas Fire Station No. 1, 777 S. Main St. To register, visit
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
and Aug. 27 at Milpitas Fire Station No. 1, 777 S. Main St. To register, visit www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov/SAFE or contact the office of emergency services at (408) 586-2801. As part of the Pro Bono Project, Milpitas Public Library, 160 N. Main St.,... Read more

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