Latest Updates from Emergency Operations Center

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John Vial of the Emergency Operations Center presented an update concerning overall efforts & upcoming deadlines.

Wildfire debris cleanup status

Step 2 cleanup underway - will occur in two phases

Learn more about the timeline and progress of wildfire debris cleanup efforts.

Wildfire shelters now managed by State

New shelter hotline is 833-669-0554

The temporary hotel shelters previously managed by the Red Cross are now operated by the Oregon Dept of Human Services. Wildfire survivors should call 833-669-0554 for help with hotel or meal issues.

Wildfire debris clean-up questionnaire

For property owners participating in Phase 2 clean-up

Participating property owners must provide information to help crews plan and schedule upcoming wildfire debris cleanup work.

Wildfire cleanup workers wanted

Earn money while helping the recovery effort

Join the wildfire recovery effort as a Debris Monitor.  Debris Monitors will be responsible for monitoring the Hauler trucks as they clear debris while documenting their daily activities and ensuring that debris clean-up complies with federal regulations.  No experience needed.  $14/hour to start. Get more information and apply today!

Extended rebuilding helps control costs

Extending the rebuilding timeframe helps control the cost of construction, but many insurance policies limit the time a person has to rebuild their home after a fire. The state has negotiated extensions with many insurance companies.