Read more about Dry Lightning Could Strike Parts of Northern California in Late Weekend Thunderstorms

Californians are urged to be prepared for wildfires as chances for thunderstorms and dry lightning increase this weekend. The National Weather Service issued a Fire Weather Watch for most of Northern California beginning Sunday morning through Monday. Forecasters are... Read MoreRead more about Dry Lightning Could Strike Parts of Northern California in Late Weekend Thunderstorms

Read more about A Comprehensive Look: Landmark COVID-19 Relief Program Great Plates Delivered Wraps Up Operations

As the coronavirus crisis eases here in California, the Great Plates Delivered Program will officially come to a close on July 9, 2021. This statewide project that supported both sequestered seniors and struggling food vendors during the pandemic achieved many... Read MoreRead more about A Comprehensive Look: Landmark COVID-19 Relief Program Great Plates Delivered Wraps Up Operations

Read more about Cal OES Bids Farewell to Pioneering Charter Member of California, National USAR Systems

Harold Schapelhouman, chief of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District, and friend of the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) is retiring after decades of dedicated service. Cal OES Director Mark Ghilarducci, along with Cal OES Fire &... Read MoreRead more about Cal OES Bids Farewell to Pioneering Charter Member of California, National USAR Systems

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The California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES) Fire and Rescue Division is actively coordinating with counties statewide to preposition fire apparatus and personnel to augment local resources in preparation for the upcoming significant weather event.... Read MoreRead more about ***UPDATE*** Cal OES Prepositions Firefighting Personnel in Nevada County as Fire Weather Conditions Persist

Read more about Don’t Be THAT Neighbor: Firework Rules & Restrictions

After a year off from professional Fourth of July celebrations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, holiday traditions big and small will return to California neighborhoods this year. Fireworks go on sale in California on June 28, and nearly 300 communities allow “Safe and... Read MoreRead more about Don’t Be THAT Neighbor: Firework Rules & Restrictions