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Emergency Information: Hill Fire and Woolsey Fire, Ventura County

Source: Ventura County Office of Emergency Services / CAL FIRE Last Updated 11/16/2018 at 4:53 p.m.

For emergency information in Los Angeles County, visit https://www.lacounty.gov/woolseyfire.

HILL FIRE

Acres Burned: 4,531

Containment: 100% (Full containment expected November 16)

Origin: Hill Canyon Rd and Santa Rosa Rd, Santa Rosa Valley

WOOLSEY FIRE

Acres Burned: 98,362

Containment: 82% (Full containment expected November 19)

Origin: E Street and Alfa Road Rd, South of Simi Valley

Mire info: http://cdfdata.fire.ca.gov/pub/cdf/images/incidentfile2282_4270.pdf

Local Assistance Center

On Thursday, November 15 at 1:00 p.m., the County of Ventura and the City of Thousand Oaks opened a Local Assistance Center at the Thousand Oaks Grant R. Brimhall Library. Located at 1401 E. Janss Road in Thousand Oaks, the center is a one-stop resource for residents affected by the Hill and Woolsey Fires. Click here for more information

Damage Assessment Map - Click here

This amp from the Ventura County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Management Services shows the structures in Ventura County known to have been damaged or destroyed in the fires. 

Evacuation Repopulation - Click here for more information
The following areas are no longer under an evacuation order:

  • Lake Sherwood (Woolsey Fire)
  • Hidden Valley (Woolsey Fire)
  • Camarillo Springs (Hill Fire)
  • California State University Channel Islands (Hill Fire)
  • Dos Vientos (Hill Fire)
  • Vallecito Trailer Park (Hill Fire)
  • Point Mugu Naval Base (Hill Fire)
  • Bell Canyon – Entire Community (Woolsey Fire)
  • Thousand Oaks – South of Highway 101, east of S. Westlake Blvd. to the Ventura/L.A. County Line (Woolsey Fire)
  • Thousand Oaks – all areas north of Highway 101, including North Ranch and Oak Park (Woolsey Fire)
  • Thousand Oaks /Newbury Park – all areas south of Highway 101, north of Potrero Road and west of Westlake Blvd. (Woolsey Fire)
  • Simi Valley – Long Canyon, Bridal Path, Wood Ranch (Woolsey Fire)
  • Carlisle Canyon Road (Woolsey Fire)
  • Deer Creek Rd – The mandatory evacuation orders have been lifted for homes on and/or accessed via Deer Creek Road. See Road Closures for additional information.

Future repopulation notifications will be provided in real-time as evacuation orders are lifted.

Mandatory Evacuations

  • South Coast – East of Las Posas Rd and South of Potrero Rd to Highway 1 (PCH) to County Line - Click here for map

Voluntary Evacuations

  • None

Road Closures - Utility restoration in progress along road closures

The mandatory evacuation orders have been lifted for homes on and/or accessed via Deer Creek Road. Residents living on Yerba Buena Road must utilize Deer Creek Road to access their residences. Yerba Buena Road at Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1) and Yerba Buena at Mipolomol Road will remain closed as Southern California Edison crews are replacing damaged power poles along the road.

Residents will be required to provide identification of residence at the Las Posas Road at Pacific Coast Highway road closure to access the area. Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1) at the Ventura County/Los Angeles County line remains closed and residents will not be able to access Los Angeles County. The following roads will remain closed:

  • Las Posas Road at Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1) Residents Only
  • La Jolla Beach at Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1)
  • Sycamore Canyon Road at Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1)
  • Yerba Buena Road at Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1)
  • Yerba Buena Road at Yellow Hill
  • Northbound traffic Yerba Buena Road at Mipolomol Road
  • Pacific Coast Highway (Highway 1) at Ventura/LA County Line

Evacuation Centers

  • California Lutheran University – Gilbert Sport & Fitness Center  (Small Gymnasium) 130 Overton Ct. Thousand Oaks, Ca. 91360
  • Taft Charter High School – 5461 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills, CA 91364
  • Pierce College – 7100 El Rancho Dr., Woodland Hills, CA 91371 (Entrance off Desoto Ave.)
    • Los Angeles County Animal Services
    • Accepting large animals (at capacity)

School Closures

  • California State University Channel Islands classes will resume on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.
  • For Ventura County Community College District Closures, please check their website at www.vcccd.edu.
  • For Pepperdine University (Malibu and Calabasas campuses), please check their website at http://emergency.pepperdine.edu.
  • For Ventura County School Closures, please check the Ventura County Office of Education website https://www.vcoe.org.

Animal Shelters

  • The Humane Society of Ventura County
    • Dogs, Cats, Horses, and other domesticated animals – 402 Bryant St., Ojai, CA 93023
    • (805) 646-6505
  • Ventura County Fair Grounds – 10 W. Harbor Blvd., Ventura, CA 93001 (at capacity)
    • Ventura County Animal Services (805) 388-4258
  • Ventura County Animal Shelter – 600 Aviation Dr, Camarillo, CA 93010
    • Ventura County Animal Services (805) 388-4258
    • Accepting small animals
  • Simi Valley Animal Shelter – 670 W Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley · (805) 388-4341
    • Accepting small animals
  • Pierce College – 7100 El Rancho Drive Woodland Hills, CA 91371 (Entrance off Desoto Ave.) (at capacity)
    • Los Angeles County Animal Services
  • Hansen Dam Equestrian Center – 11127 Orcas Avenue, Lake View Terrace, CA 91342 (at capacity)
    • Los Angeles County Animal Services
  • Earl Warren Show Grounds – 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93105Check-in at Gate C off of Calle Real
    • Accepting large animals
  • If you need large animal assistance, please call (805) 388-4258

N-95 Particulate Filter Mask availability:

  • California Lutheran University – Gilbert Sport & Fitness Center  (Small Gymnasium) 130 Overton Ct. Thousand Oaks, Ca. 91360
  • North Oxnard Public Health – 2240 E. Gonzales Rd. Oxnard CA 93036
  • South Oxnard Public health – 2500 S. “C” Street, Oxnard CA 93033
  • Channel Islands harbor Master – 3900 Pelican Way, Oxnard CA 93035
  • Las Posas Family Medical Group – 3801 Las Posas, Suite 214, Camarillo 93010
  • Sierra Vista Family Medical Clinic – 2700 E Los Angeles Ave., Simi Valley CA 93065
  • Moorpark Family Medical Clinic – 612 Spring Rd. Bld. A, Moorpark CA 93021
  • Adventist Health Simi Valley – 2975 Sycamore Dr, Simi Valley, CA 93065
  • Los Robles Regional Medical Center – 215 W. Janss Rd., Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • St. John’s Pleasant Valley Hospital – 2309 Antonio Av., Camarillo, CA 93010
  • St. John’s Regional Medical Center – 1600 N. Rose Av., Oxnard 93036

Monetary, In-Kind Donations and Volunteering

Please contact your local non-profit agencies for all monetary and in-kind donations of goods and services.


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