How Can I Get Information Updates?

Local news reports and official social media accounts from cities and counties involved in the fires are the best sources of up to date information.  You can also find information online using many of the resources below:

How do I locate family and friends?

Many Contra Costa residents are trying to find details about friends and relatives who might be directly in the path of the fires.  You can tap the resources provided by social media sites such as Safety Check from Facebook.

One of the best ways to let people know you're alright during an emergency, or to search for loved ones, is to utilize the Red Cross Safe and Well tool.

Evacuation Center/Shelter Information

Additional Information

American Red Cross

Bay Area Quality Management

Spare the Air

Smoke Tips

Counties & Cities Affected:

Local Assistance Centers are Available for Wildfire Victims in California Counties in Multiple Counties

  1. Solano County
  1. Napa County

Napa County               

Napa County Facebook

Napa County Twitter

City of Calistoga

City of Calistoga Twitter

Local Assistance Center:
2751 Napa Valley Corporate Drive
Building A, Napa Dates: Oct. 16 – TBD
Hours: 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.


  1. Mendocino County

Mendocino County

Mendocino County Facebook 

Mendocino County Twitter

Local Assistance Center: Mendocino College
1000 Hensley Creek Rd., Bldg 6220Ukiah, CA 95482

Dates: Oct. 17 – Oct. 30
Hours: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

  1. Sonoma County
  1.  Lake County

Lake County 

Lake County Facebook

Lake County Twitter

Local Assistance Center: Clearlake Senior Community Center, 3245 Bowers Ave, 

Clear Lake Dates: Oct. 17 – Oct. 21
Hours: 11 a.m  -7 p.m.

  1. Butte County

Butte County

Butte County Facebook

Butte County Twitter

Butte County Sheriff Twitter

Local Assistance Center at Bangor Community Center, 7500 Oro Bangor Hwy, 

Bangor Dates: Oct. 18 – Oct. 19
Hours: 10 a.m.-  4 p.m.

  1. Yuba County

Yuba County

Yuba County Cascade Fire Information

October 2017 Wildfire Property Tax Relief and Information

Local Assistance Center: Yuba County Government Center

915 8th Street, MarysvilleDates: Oct. 18 – Oct. 20, Hours: 10 a.m. -8 p.m.

  1. Humboldt County
  1. Nevada County

Nevada County

Nevada County Facebook

Nevada County Twitter

Local Assistance Center: 1020 McCourtney Road, Ste. C
Grass ValleyDates/Hours:

Dates: Oct. 17
Hours: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.


  1. Calaveras County
  1. Santa Cruz