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Alta Sierra to Hold Fire Meeting Tuesday

The danger from last month’s wildfires in Rough and Ready and other parts of Nevada County is over now, but it has startled a few people-even those who were not in the burn areas. The community of Alta Sierra will be holding a public meeting tomorrow to discuss crisis response and evacuation procedures. Nevada County Supervisor Ed Scofield says members of many emergency agencies will be on hand…

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Members of the Nevada County Consolidated Fire District, Office of Emergency Services, and FireSafe Council will also be there, along with the Sheriff’s Department. Scofield lives in Alta Sierra, and says most residents believe either the small airport or the golf course would be a good place to run to in case of fire…

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The meeting is at the Alta Sierra Country Club, and there will be a question and answer session with the audience. It’s tomorrow at 4pm and should last about an hour and a half.


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