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Repopulation Order Issued for East Fork Area Residents, Sept 24 at 2PM

Bobcat Wildfire
News – 9/24/2020

BOBCAT FIRE REPOPULATION ORDERS

A repopulation order, on September 24, 2020 at 2:00 PM, has been issued for the residents only, in the East Fork Areas: 

Julius Klein Conservation Camp 19, Camp Williams and The River Community

The hard work and efforts of the multi-agency firefighting crews, and cooperating partners resulted in lifting evacuation orders for residents only in the Clear, Sand, and Ward areas. 

Crews are still working to fully control the fire. Please note, Unified Incident Commanders and cooperators continue to evaluate all evacuated areas for future repopulations.  Soft closure residents must present identification to repopulate.  Livestock and animals are allowed to repopulate. 

Evacuation Orders have been lifted and changed to warnings for the following East Fork areas: 

Julius Klein Conservation Camp 19 Areas

Camp Williams Areas

The River Community Areas 

SAFETY: There are many hazards that may exist when returning to your home after a wildfire. These hazards can include fire ash, damaged utilities, exposed and burned structures, as well as hazardous materials. To protect yourself from these hazards, it is important to utilize personal protective equipment that can include breathing protection (N-95 rated respirators), protective clothing, gloves, and boots, as well as eye/face protection. For more information on returning safely to your home after a wildfire, please visit our City Website: National Forest Service Hotline: (626) 574-5208

For more information on returning safely to your home after a wildfire, please visit https://lacounty.gov/recovery/

For more information please call the Fire Information line at (626) 574-5208.

Visit Ready, Set, Go! at fire.lacounty.gov/rsg/

Fire Information: Inciweb:  inciweb.nwcg.gov and search “Bobcat”, Angeles National Forest Facebook: @angelesnationalforest

Angeles Twitter: @angeles_NF , Los Angeles County Fire Department Twitter: @LACoFDPIO