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Short & Sweet
August 2011 marks the two-year anniversary of the Station Fire.
The Station Fire burned from August 26 to October 16, 2009. During that time 160,577 acres (251 sq mi; 64,983 ha) were burned, and 209 structures destroyed, including 89 homes.
The fire started in the Angeles National Forest near the U.S. Forest Service ranger station on the Angeles Crest Highway. Two firefighters were killed on August 30 while attempting to escape the flames when their fire truck plunged off a cliff.
The Station Fire was the worst wildfire in the history of Los Angeles County.
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Thanks to Millie Jones at the Office of Supervisor Mike Antonovich for forwarding this info! ~B~ Subject: Station Fire Hearing Date: Friday, July 16, 2010, 1:12 PM I can now confirm the venue for the Station Fire Panel Discussion: Tuesday, … Continue reading
Last night I finally made it to the Friday night meeting for Vogel Flats residents, and over the next several days you will be hearing more from me about it. But before I can take my night’s ease and try … Continue reading
SOURCE: http://hometownstation.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=17889:antonovich-fires-clarita-2009-09-29-11-02&catid=26:local-news&Itemid=97 http://antonovich.co.la.ca.us/Pages/Press%20Releases/09/September/CARE%20Mudslide%20Fire%20Damage%20092909.html Tuesday, September 29 2009 To inform residents in fire-damaged areas on the County’s efforts to reduce the impact of mudslides and erosion damage, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich has created a multi-agency program (C.A.R.E.) and a toll free … Continue reading
PRESS RELEASE – LOCAL ASSISTANCE CENTERS FOR L.A. COUNTY FIRE VICTIMS SET TO OPEN IN ACTON AND SYLMAR ON 9/17/09 PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ken Kondo (213) 792-5128 LOCAL ASSISTANCE CENTERS FOR L.A. COUNTY FIRE VICTIMS TO OPEN … Continue reading
SOURCE: http://antonovich.co.la.ca.us/Pages/Press%20Releases/09/September/Fire%20Repairs%20090809.html Press Release from Cty. Supervisor Antonovich’s Office: September 8, 2009—To repair critical infrastructure damaged or destroyed in recent wildfires and prevent subsequent mudslides or flooding, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a motion by Supervisors Antonovich and Knabe … Continue reading