Travel and Road Information

Extreme Fire Danger - Total Burn Ban in Effect

Smoke and orange light cause visibility issues, particularly for motorists. Extra care is needed to assure safety for cars, pedestrians and cyclists. Please ensure:

  • Reduce non-essential trips.
  • Lights on for safety.
  • Take extra care at intersections and merging (look twice).
  • Reduce distractions – pull over & stop to take photos, avoid even hands-free phone calls.
  • Pedestrians & cyclists should take care to wear high-visibility clothing / lights.

If you must drive, plan your trip and watch for any potential road closures and hazards using https://www.tripcheck.com/

 

Power Line Safety

 

If you see electrical wires on the ground, stay clear and contact your local power company immediately.

For downed power lines leave the area immediately and call 9-1-1. Then, call Pacific Power at 1-877-508-5088 or Consumers Power Inc. at (800) 872-9036.

Power outage maps can be found here

For Pacific Power: Outage Map
For Consumers Power, Inc: Outage Map