Read more about State Officials Provide Resources for Media Coverage of Heat Wave

SACRAMENTO – As California continues to grapple with the widespread heat event impacting much of the west coast, the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) is providing updated resources to reporters covering the heat event. Earlier this...
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Heat Preparedness Read more about Counties Open Cooling Centers During June 2021 Heat Wave

Below is a updated list of county cooling centers. Map of Local Cooling Centers https://arcg.is/09f1nX County Cooling Center Alameda County 3 Cooling Centers currently open: Livermore: 4444 East Avenue,Robert Livermore Community Center. San Leandro: 300 Estudillo...
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Disaster Resilience Funding - May Revise 2021 Read more about VIDEO EXPLAINER: Emergency Services and Disaster Resilience Prioritized in Governor Newsom’s Budget

Governor Gavin Newsom’s 2021-22 May Budget Revision continues the state’s efforts to prioritize investments to strengthen California’s emergency capacity and capabilities to respond to increasingly complex disasters, security threats, and emergencies. Under the...
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Photo with Governor Newsom, Director of Cal OES Mark Ghilarducci and Director of CAL FIRE Tom Porter Read more about At McClellan Air Force Base, Governor Newsom Highlights New Firefighting Aircraft, $2 Billion in Wildfire and Emergency Preparedness Investments

MCCLELLAN PARK – At McClellan Air Force Base today, Governor Gavin Newsom highlighted the recent addition of six CAL FIRE HAWK helicopters to CAL FIRE’s fleet and discussed his proposed $2 billion investment in combating wildfires and emergency preparedness – the...
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Read more about UPDATE: Debris Removed from Over 80% of Properties in State Program

2020 Statewide Wildfires Debris Removal Update: Over 80 percent of properties have completed the debris clean up stage SACRAMENTO – The remains of 2020 wildfire survivors’ homes and property — burned metal, concrete, ash and contaminated soil — have now...
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