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District Board Meeting - December 19, 2018 - Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018

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Canyon Structure Fire Moraga-Orinda Fire District 1280 Moraga Way Moraga, CA 94556 Contact: Dennis Rein, Public Information Officer Release Date: December 4, 2018 MORAGA - Just after 12:45 AM on Tuesday, December 4, Moraga-Orinda Fire units were called to the Community of Canyon for a reported structure fire. The first arriving engine found a fully involved storage building burning off one of the ranch roads. A total of 40 Firefighters from the Moraga-Orinda Fire District and Contra Costa County Fire responded to the scene. The fire burned the storage building and an adjacent trailer and was under control at 1:56 AM. The cause of the fire is under investigation. No additional structures were damaged and there were no reported injuries. Moraga-Orinda Fire District crews will be checking the scene throughout the day to be sure the fire does not reignite. .. Full Story

Just before 4:00 AM on Sunday, November 18, Moraga-Orinda Fire units were called to 524 Moraga Way in Orinda for a reported structure fire. The first arriving unit found a single family residence heavily involved with fire showing and immediately went into rescue mode. A total of nine engines responded to the scene and the fire was controlled at 5:08 AM. Firefighters from the Moraga-Orinda Fire District were assisted by units from Contra Costa County Fire at the scene. There is one confirmed fatality. Two additional occupants and one firefighter suffered burn injuries and have been transported to hospitals. The cause of the fire is under investigation. .. Full Story

With recent concerns raised over evacuation notices, please consider sharing these best practices with your family and neighbors. Click here for a printable version: Evacuation Best Practices (/LiteratureRetrieve.aspx?ID=246987) 1. Sign up for the Community Warning System (https://cwsalerts.com/registration/) 2. Sign up for Nixle Alerts from your local PD. a. Text your zip code to 888-777 or go to: (http://local.nixle.com/ (http://www.nixle.com/)) 3. To receive alerts when your phone is in “Do Not Disturb” mode (ie. In the middle of the night) you have to set Nixle as an Emergency Bypass contact. a. On the Iphone: i. The first time you receive a message from Nixle open the message. ii. Click on the person icon at the top of the screen to open the contacts window. iii. Go to the bottom of that window and click on “Create New Contact” and enter Nixle to your contacts. Then press “Done”. iv. From the newly created .. Full Story

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