Red Cross Evacuation Center for Mad River/Ruth at: Van Duzen Community Center, Van Duzen Road, Mad River:
Precautionary evacuations for the town of Blocksburg.:
Mandatory Evacuations for residences in the area of Mad River Rd from Highway 36 to Three Forks Road area and the back side of the lake on Ruth/Zenia Road to the Ruth Dam: - Click for more Info
State Route 36 is closed at the Trinity County line due to the wildfires. It's unknown when the roadway will re-open:
For 24-hour Air Quality Information, call the NCUAQMD’s hotline toll-free at 1-866-BURN-DAY (1-866-287-6329), or visit the website at www.ncuaqmd.org.: - Click for more Info
Humboldt County supervisors pass ordinance restricting parking
EUREKA- Businesses on Harrison Avenue in Eureka could be losing up to three on-street parking spots next month.
The Humboldt County Board of Supervisors unanimously passed an ordinance Tuesday restricting parking on sections of Harrison Avenue, Fisher Avenue and School Road. The ordinance also restricts overnight parking on the Sprowel Creek Road Overpass. The supervisors say the new parking limitations come after several traffic collisions caused by parked cars interfering with the driver’s line of sight. The restrictions will go into effect in thirty days.
“It looks like it's worked out rather well with what they're [Humboldt County Public Works] planning on doing and again, it will stop the near misses and the ones that aren't so near miss and the actual accidents so this is probably in the long run going to be great for the accident count and public safety,” said 1st District Supervisor Rex Bohn.