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Title: TOPANGA CANYON VIRTUAL EVACUATION DRILL
Last Updated: July 22nd, 2021 5:17 PM
First Posted: July 7th, 2021 9:41 PM
Message: ===>

Please join your neighbors in Topanga Canyon and Sunset Mesa for a Virtual Evacuation Drill on Thursday, August 12       at 6:00 PM.

The recent Palisades Fire highlights the importance of being ready. We will provide information on preparing before an incident occurs, and how to evacuate if necessary.

This on-line, live drill will be in response to a realistic fire scenario which progresses during the event – resulting in the “evacuation” of residents by zones. The event will feature active instruction by Fire, Law Enforcement, Office of Emergency Management, and Animal Care & Control.

Your participation and input are very important, and there will be an opportunity to ask questions and receive feedback directly from Fire Department and Law Enforcement officials.

YOU NEED TO PLEASE REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT.



         ***** REGISTRATION LINK: ******


http://bit.ly/VirtualEvacDrill  



If you have questions prior to the event, please contact:

Megan Currier

Community Services Liaison

LACoFD – Division VII

Office: (310) 456-7923

Email: megan.currier@fire.lacounty.gov


***PLEASE SIGN UP TO RECEIVE EMERGENCY ALERTS HERE: ALERT LA COUNTY ***

https://lacounty.gov/emergency/alert-la/


           ****** PLEASE NOTE ******


AT THE END OF THE DRILL WE NEED YOU TO PLEASE TAKE THE QUICK SURVEY MONKEY SURVEY. THAT LINK WILL BE AVAILABLE DURING THE DRILL.

THIS WILL HELP US BETTER PLAN AND UNDERSTAND COMMUNITY AND RESIDENTS NEEDS DURING EMERGENCY INCIDENTS SUCH AS FIRE THAT WILL HELP US TREMENDOUSLY AND WE CAN TAKE BACK THIS INPUT TO OUR ELECTED OFFICIALS.

ALL THOSE WHO FILL OUT THE SURVEY WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE A CELL PHONE CHARGING STICK THAT WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE AFTER THE DRILL FOR PICK UP AT THE TOPANGA LIBRARY.

IN ADDITION, IF YOU FILL OUT THE SURVEY AND PROVIDE CONTACT INFORMATION WE HAVE OVER A DOZEN PRIZES WE WILL BE RAFFLING OFF, INCLUDING  A GENERATOR, FIRE EXTINGUISHERS, SMOKE AND CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTOR, 4 WEEK EMERGENCY FOOD SUPPLY, 3 STORY FIRE ESCAPE LADDER, iEVAC SMOKE/FIRE HOOD AND MORE.

ALL WE ASK FOR IS THAT YOU PROVIDE YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION AFTER COMPLETING THE SURVEY SO WE CANARRANGE GETTING YOUR PRIZE, IF A WINNER TO YOU.


PLEASE FILL OUT THE SURVEY AFTER THE DRILL AND GOOD LUCK!!!!!




PLEASE TELL ALL YOUR FAMILY, FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS TO ATTEND.


HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!!





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VEGETATION FIRE  --  FLORES INCIDENT



July 20 12:54 PM -

Containment reports still showing same as last night with approx 40% contained with acreage updated to 7 acres burned.

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July 19 7:46 PM -

LACoFD continues its mop up operation.

There are currently no air resources on this fire.

Crews will remain on fire overnight.

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July 19 5:21 PM -

LACoFD Copter 22, & 14 released form the Flores Incident s well as the fixed wing Aero Commander .

LACoFD Copter 19 remains on scene.

Mop up will continue.

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July 19 5:09 PM -

LAFD Helicopter "Fire2" now released from Incident

LACoFD Copter 19, 22 & 14 still on scene but may several may get released as well

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July 19 5:03 PM

5 air units remain on scene.

3 LACoFD Helicopters,
1 LAFD helicopter
1 LACoFD Fixed wing Aero Commander


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July 19 4:52 PM -

Forward Progress of Flores Fire is Stopped.

Acreage looks to be held at 15 acres.

LACoFD is starting to release assets.

Units will remain on scene for mop up and to extinguish any flare up and hot spots.

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July 19 4:29 PM -

Helicopters have pulled more then 30,000 gallons of water from the helispot known as 69Bravo

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July 19 4:23 PM -

4 helicpters and two fixed wing planes remain in scene.

Airial assets continuing to make good progress on fire with water drops.

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July 19 4:20 PM -

Smoke from the Las Flores incident is now blowing into greater Topanga.

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July 19 4:17 PM -

MRCA assisting LACoFD with additional Type 6 Engine resources

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July 19 4:16 PM -

LACoFD making good progress from air.

Ground crews are now reaching fire.

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July 19 4:15 PM -

No structures threatened at this time.

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July 19 4:08 PM -

Fire is now estimated to be 20 acres

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July 19 4:03 PM -

Fire is between Tuna Canyon and Los Flores. Saddlepeak is closed. Tuna Cyn Closed to PCH.

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July 19 4:03 PM -

Air drops and retardant drops are making progress on fire. Starting to get a handle on it.

Ground crews trying to make way to fire with hose packs

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July 19 4:00 PM -

Access to fire extremely difficult. Los Flores Heights key access point.

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July 19 3:51 PM -

Flores Fire is now approx 10 acres.

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July 19 3:47 PM -

Fixed wing and helicopters making drops on fire. Both water and retardant.
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July 19 3:45 PM -

Crews are being airdropped into location. Difficult access

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July 19 3:43 PM -

Incident is just west of Tuna Canyon Rd

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July 19 3:38 PM -

Vegetation Fire 3-5 acres running up into medium brush Structure threat on Loa Flores Heights Rd.

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THE FOLLOWING IS INFORMATION TAKEN DIRECTLY FROM THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY DEPT. OF PUBLIC HEALTH.

TCEP DOES NOT ENDORSE NOR CONDONE VACCINATIONS.

WE ARE MERELY PROVIDING A COMMUNITY SERVICE FOR THOSE WHO WOULD LIKE THE INFORMATION.

IF IT USEFUL PLEASE USE IT IF NOT PLEASE IGNORE IT.





  GET VACCINATED!  
  Anyone 12 and older is now eligible
  for the FREE COVID-19 Vaccine



All three vaccines are very effective in protecting you from COVID-19.
Location/Hours:
Topanga Library

Wed, July 28  |  1-3 pm

122 N Topanga Cyn Blvd
Topanga, CA 90290
310.455.3480


1. Proof that you are age 12 or older. Examples of documents you can bring:
• Driver's license, California ID card, or REAL ID card
• Consular id/passport/birth certificate
• Vehicle Registration or insurance
• Rent receipt or lease
If you have no form of ID, a self-attestation form will be given to you at the location.
All 12 -17 year olds will need to be accompanied  by a parent/guardian to get vaccinated.



Visit VaccinateLACounty.com to register for your appointment today.





===================   TUNA FIRE    =================



July 9 2:39 PM -

LACoFD will likely spend the better part of the rest of the day making sure all active flame and flare ups are extinguished

and 100% contained.

Unless their is a major status change to this Fire, there will be no additional posts.


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July 9 10:57 AM -

LACoFD releasing more fire fighting assets off the Tuna Fire.

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July 9 10:16 AM -

LACoFD continues to aggressively mop up the Tuna Fire.

Containment is now 25%

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July 9 9:45 AM -

Mop up will continue for some time.

This fire was in a hard to access area.

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July 9 8:50 AM -

Our new Chinook helicopter has rejoined the mop up as it takes on 3000 gallons of water from the 69Bravo water pumpkins and returns to the Tuna Fire along with an LACoFD Firehawk.

Containment continues with approx 10% contained.
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July 9 8:04 AM -

LACoFD continues to mop up fire using helicopters for hot spots when necessary.

Continuing to release assets.


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July 9 5:12 AM -

Forward progress has been stopped.

0 containment at this time.

Holding at 5 acres.

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July 9 2:30 AM -

Fire holding at 4 acres beneath ridge.

LACoFD should be able to hold with assets on scene.

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July 9 2:18 AM -

Chinook now on scene with 2 additional water dropping helicopters.

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July 9 1:57 AM -

Fire now approx. 3 acres.

Potential of 50 acres if fire runs over ridge

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July 9 1:34 AM -

Fire is approx 3/4 acre, heading to ridge where LACoFD thinks it might hold with air resources.

Will take a while to get crews around fire.

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July 9 1:16 AM -

Copter 12 on scene filling at 69Bravo.

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July 9 1:13 AM -

LACoFD requesting traffic control on Tuna at start of one way.

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July 9 1:03 AM -

Fire is now 1/2 acre.

Will be the Tuna Incident.

Unable to make access.

Air resources called out.

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July 9 0:58 AM - 1/4 acre heavy brush

Fire running uphill.

Poor access to fire.

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July 9 0:52 AM - Brush Fire Reported Tuna at PCH.

Investigating only at this time.

69Bravo being opened.

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IN AN EMERGENCY: DIAL 911 FIRST!

See below for Helpful Maps and Emergency Numbers.

Please note T-CEP does not post daily traffic information or accidents.
See below for helpful traffic links.

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PSPS INFORMATION:

Current weather conditions do not warrant an SCE PSPS and the information provided below is simply for your reference.

There are seven circuits that impact the Topanga area:  Bonnell, Cheney, Horntoad, Nicholas, Paradise, Sylvia, and Vicasa.

When weather conditions prompt SCE to consider implementing a PSPS, this link will help you determine whether you will be impacted by a power shutoff:  

https://www.sce.com/wildfire/psps


Link to view the Topanga circuit maps:  

http://tcep.org/fbdocs/TopangaCircuits.pdf


Link to view *all* SCE circuit maps:

http://www.sce.com/maps
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Major Road Status:

Major Roads Status Information
Closed Open
Saddle Peak-Stunt Rd Fire off Los Flores Heights Rd
Tuna Cyn Fire off Los Flores Heights Rd



Traffic Resources:
CalTrans Local Hwys: Topanga Cyn Blvd (SR-27),  PCH (SR-1),  Ventura Fwy (US-101)
CHP Traffic Incident Information Page
LA County Road Closures
Interactive traffic map from sigalert.com
Live Cam views of Topanga Canyon Blvd (courtesy of Froggy's and Topanga Lumber)
School Status:

No T-CEP report at this time
Evacuation Status:

No T-CEP report at this time
Red Cross Shelters:

No T-CEP report at this time
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HELPFUL PHONE NUMBERS & INFO:

FOR ALL EMERGENCIES: DIAL 911 (Do NOT call Fire Station 69)

Text the word EVACUATION to 888777 to subscribe to LA County Fire Dept alerts. Alerts only sent during major wildfire incidents. Normal text rates apply.

Poison Control: (800) 222-1222
LA County Disaster Service Info: 211
Lost Hills Sheriff Station: (818) 878-1808
LA County Fire Station 69 - Topanga (for rattlesnake removal & NON-Emergencies): (310) 455-1766
Department of Public Works (800) 675-HELP (4357)
SCE (Southern California Edison) (800) 655-4555 or go to the SCE Outage Map
Red Flag Warning Info: (310) 456-5783
CHP (California Highway Patrol) (818) 888-0980 or (800) TELL-CHP
Road Information: (800) 427-7623
Animal Care
Hospitals & Urgent Care
Disaster Distress Helpline | SAMHSA - Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
Still Need Help, try OneTopanga

TOPANGA VOLUNTEER RESOURCES:
Updates to Hotline (310) 455-3000 may not occur as quickly as on this page and @TCEP90290.
Arson Watch: (310) 455-4244
Topanga CERT: (310) 455-0673
Topanga Animal Rescue: (310) 455-7268

Make your smartphone part of your Family Emergency Plan.
HAM radio classes: (818) 403-5123
 
 
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Contact T-CEP:    310-455-3000   info@t-cep.org
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