8/4/2020 11:00 AM
Morongo Valley Fire UPDATE #3
Good morning Morongo Valley residents here is a little information to keep our information flowing.
The Morongo Valley CSD / Fire Department has initiated a LOCAL operational plan for any response to the APPLE fire and local 911 emergencies.
What is in place:
1. Fire department has established an active staffing recall and placed members in a “duty status”.
2. Unit staffing:
Medic Engine 461 staffed with 4 personnel
Brush Patrol staffed with 2 personnel
Chief officers – 2 with staff vehicles
Water tender with 1
3. Emergency response plans in place incase of Evacuation order is initiated
4. Emergency notification to Morongo Valley residents being arranged with San Bernardino County if/when needed.
5. Continued updates using social media, phone calls, and CSD website.
For now, this is all planning and preparation for a possible event in Morongo Valley. NO EVACUATION WARNINGS or ORDERS CURRENTLY.
Next update estimated to be 6 P.M.
Division Chief Robert Springer