Wednesday, June 29, 2016

GMR is still closed. CHP unit present.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

GMR still closed 6/28/2016. Bill reports:
GMR is still closed with a CHP unit there to shoo folks away.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

The latest report from Matt is that the officers keeping folks off the road do not know when it will be open. The road is traditionally closed on July 4th weekend. With the fires they want the road closed for service vehicles only. Even after the fire is out above ground, The root system is still hot and can cause flare ups.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Baby Bald Eagle Gets Own No-Fly Zone

Firefighters battling a pair of wildfires in the San Gabriel Mountains have been instructed to avoid a 1,000-foot radius area around a nest where a baby eagle is getting ready to fledge, a U.S. Forest Service official said Wednesday.

http://ktla.com/2016/06/22/baby-bald-eagle-gets-its-own-no-fly-zone-as-choppers-battle-wildfire/

626 Gold Streets Postponed

Due to active wildfires affecting air quality in the San Gabriel Valley region, public safety officials and city staff, who have been monitoring the situation closely, have officially moved to postpone the 626 Golden Streets event to a future date.

See the info here http://us5.campaign-archive2.com/?u=75eb1c5d9c8441d85d248e1e5&id=eef2c975d0&e=61f726bc77

Matt reported: Just talked to the police at the bottom of Gmr and he thinks Gmr will be closed for a few more days now.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Map of burned areas