Last Update: Thursday, September 7, 2017 8:29 a.m. PDT
54 (32 homes & 22 outbuildings)
All evacuations have been lifted.The Local Assistance Center connects residents whose homes were damaged or
destroyed in the Ponderosa Fire with resources needed to recover and rebuild.
Residents can come to the Local Assistance Center to learn if their home was damaged
by the fire and meet with representative from County departments. Residents should
bring any form of identification they have available. A form of identification with a photo
and the property address would be ideal if it is available.
Feather Falls Grange, 9 Lumpkin Rd., Feather Falls, CA 95966
Hours of Operation
Thursday, September 7, 2017 – Friday, September 8, 2017, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
The following Butte County Departments and Community Based Organizations will have
representatives in the Local Assistance Center. Some State agencies may also be
available on a limited basis.
Butte County Departments and Offices
• County Assessor – learn about property tax relief for damaged structures.
• Butte County Sheriff’s Office – assisting with notification of damaged homes and
providing evacuation and road closure information to help residents go home.
• Development Services Building Division
• Department of Employment and Social Services– assistance replacing lost food
for CalFresh recipients, replace lost cards for CalFresh and Medical, as well as
• Environmental Health Division - wells, septic systems, and hazard materials.
Community Based Organizations
• Red Cross
• Salvation Army
Butte County Sheriff’s Office, Butte County Fire Department, Butte County, Cal OES, Bureau of Indian Affairs, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Red Cross, California Highway Patrol, US Forest Service, California Department of Parks and Recreation, PG & E, California Conservation Corps, North Valley Animal Disaster Group, Butte Medics, California Department of Transportation, South Feather Water and Power, Yuba County Sheriff, Yuba County OES and Sierra Pacific Industries.
Firefighters will continue to patrol, mop up and strengthen containment lines. All evacuations
orders and warnings have been lifted as well as road closures.
When entering the area, please be cautious of emergency equipment and personnel as they
are operating in and around the area. Check the roof and exterior areas for sparks and
embers as well as the attic and throughout the house for hidden burning sparks and embers.
(530) 538-7826 (Ponderosa Fire Information Line )
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