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Do people near this fire need to evacuate?
Have any road closures been announced?
What is the air quality like near the fire?
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All evacuation orders, advisories and road closures have been lifted.Evacuation Centers:Jenny Lind Veterans Hall, 189 Pine Street, Valley Springs, CARed Cross: 925-588-6678Large Animal Pet Shelters: (Calaveras) Calaveras County Fairgrounds (Amador) Amador County Fairgrounds, contact Kelly Reason at 530-503-5233.
475 residences, 343 outbuildings, 45 structures damaged
The Butte Fire Information / Recovery line has been changed to 209-754-5527. CAL FIRE Incident Management Team 1 transitioned command to the Amador-El Dorado and the Tuolumne-Calaveras Units. Crews are continuing mop-up operations.A Community Meeting will be held at 6:00 PM on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at the Railroad Flat Elementary School, 298 Railroad Flat Road, Railroad Flat, CA 95248***The public is reminded that there are still emergency vehicles and personnel working in the area. Please use caution and remain alert to any changes in fire conditions***Public Advisement: Butte Fire Missing Persons HotlineThe Sheriffâ??s Office has established a temporary dedicated telephone line for missing persons associated with the Butte Fire for the duration of the emergency response period. This number is reserved for missing persons related to the Butte Fire only. To report a missing person, please call (209) 754-6345. This number is not for welfare checks. The Sheriffâ??s Office requests that any missing personâ??s reports that are not associated with the Butte Fire be reported to Calaveras Sheriffâ??s Dispatch Center at (209) 754-6500.See media releaseIf you are interested in making Donations please check out the following link:DonationsIf you are interested in signing up to become a volunteer to help those affected by the California Wildfires pleaseclick here. Currently, the need is met but you can pre-register if the need arises you already signed up.
CAL FIRE Amador - El Dorado Unit