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Tracking the wildfires: The latest updates for the Midpeninsula

Original post made on Aug 21, 2020

As wildfires ravage California, one is taking its toll on the Midpeninsula: the CZU August Lightning Complex fires, which have affected local air quality, closed roads and, in some cases, forced evacuations.

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Posted by Paul
a resident of Slater
on Aug 21, 2020 at 6:59 pm

Paul is a registered user.

Living in the woods is like living below sea level in New Orleans. The public should not subsidize those high risks. But politicians will always use other people's money or debt to maintain and advance their own positions of power.

Posted by Mountain View Resident
a resident of North Whisman
on Aug 22, 2020 at 8:18 am

Mountain View Resident is a registered user.

It is a very good idea to sign up now for a text message on the current status of the fire in your town and area. If you go to the 'Cal Fire' webpage and then go to the fire that is in your area you can sign up for a text message to receive news and alerts including evacuation precautions and orders. This is useful as it still works when the internet is not working. This is the webpage: Web Link Thank you very much.