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Moraga-Orinda Fire District 1280 Moraga Way Moraga, CA 94556 Contact: Dennis Rein, Public Information Officer Release Date: October 30 2017 MORAGA - Just after 0519 on Monday, 10/30/2017, Moraga-Orinda Fire units were called to 9 Archer Circle in Moraga. The first arriving fire engine found a fully involved single story residence. Crews confined the fire to structure of origin. A total of forty one Firefighters from the Moraga-Orinda Fire District and Contra Costa County Fire Protection District, AMR and Moraga Police Department responded to the incident. The fire was declared under control at 0554. • Two people were impacted by the incident and displaced • One major injury and transported to John Muir Hospital Walnut Creek by Moraga-Orinda Fire District • Estimated total loss of $1,000,000.00 • Cause under investigation Moraga-Orinda Fire District crews will be on fire watch at the scene throughout the day and evening to ens.. Full Story

PRESS RELEASE Moraga-Orinda Fire District Moraga, CA ISO Public Protection Class Improves from 3 to 2 Moraga-Orinda Fire District 1280 Moraga Way Moraga, CA 94556 Contact: Stephen Healy, Fire Chief; 925-258-4599 Release Date: December 21, 2016 MORAGA - The Moraga-Orinda Fire District (MOFD) has received notification that its Insurance Services Office (ISO) Public Protection Classification (PPC) has improved from “3” to “2”. The change will take effect on April 1, 2017. The District’s ISO PPC had been a “3” since the District formed in 1997. The PPC for unincorporated areas (outside the City and Town) with no hydrants is now “2X” rather than “9”. According to the ISO, the PPC is a valuable benchmark for fire districts, and plays an important role in the underwriting process at insurance companies. Most U.S. insurers use the PPC when determining coverage and p.. Full Story

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