Current Wildfire Information

This block is reserved for information regarding the current wildfire situation in Siskiyou County. County staff will continue to monitor the situation and post information of importance to our community.

Air Quality Links

Press Releases

Health Links

Evacuation Centers

The shelters at Yreka High School and Mt. Shasta High School have been closed, effective 9/17/14 at 8:00 am.  The shelter is now located at the Mt. Shasta Armory at 618 Everitt Memorial Highway, and it is being supported by the Red Cross. -- updated 9/17/14 - 10:00 am

Tire Amnesty in Dunsmuir October 4

Check out this Tire Amnesty Event in Dunsmuir on Saturday, October 4th, either from the County Calendar or the attached flyer.

STAGE Route Advisories

Posted/Update Date & Time Type of Situation Advisory Location
September 12, 2014 - 7:00am Bus Delay - Construction

ROUTE 4 -Scott Valley/Montague

September 18, 2014 - 8:15am Closed Stop - due to fire

WEED-No services at City Hall bus stop - please use the Boles Creek, Ray's or COS stop.

County of Siskiyou

This section of the home page is reserved for topics of current interest; and what is posted here will vary from week to week or season to season.  RFP's and RFQ's will display on this page when there are any currently open.

County Administration - Topics of Public Interest

FY 2014-15 Recommended/Preliminary County Budget Presentation - posted 6/18/14

Drought 2014 - Important links and information regarding drought planning for 2014 - revised 7/7/14

Siskiyou County Health Report Card - 2014 - where the county population stands on a number of markers - Posted 5/22/14

 

Community Development - Public Interest Documents

Frequently Asked Questions re Crystal Geyser Water Company Bottling Plant in Mt. Shasta

Update of the Siskiyou County General Plan Housing Element (large 4mb file) - posted 8/22/14

JH Ranch Documentation - posted 2/26/14

Karuk Tribal Casino Project Documentation - posted 12/10/2013

Draft Medical Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance Documentation - posted 8/25/14

RFP Traffic Impact Analysis & CEQA Transportation/Traffic Section for Kidder Creek Orchard Camp (Z-14-01 & UP-11-15) - posted 9/18/14

Burn Day Status

For information about the current wildfire situation, see the top of the County Home Page.

BURN BAN IN EFFECT AS OF JUNE 16, 2014

Residential & non-agricultural burning is prohibited in all areas.

ONLY agricultural burning is allowed, on burn days and during burn hours, in the Local Responsibility Area with a valid permit from Cal Fire. Burners must contact Cal Fire before igniting fire.

TODAY IS A NO BURN DAY

Outdoor burning information is also available here: Burn Guidelines.

Notice of Vacancies

PSA 2 AAA Advisory Council
Posted Date:
09/12/2014
Appointment Date:
10/14/2014
Public Health Solid Waste Hearing Panel
Posted Date:
08/12/2014
Appointment Date:
09/16/2014
Assessment Appeals Board Scheduled
Posted Date:
08/07/2014
Appointment Date:
09/09/2014
Far Northern Coordinating Council
Posted Date:
06/23/2014
Appointment Date:
07/11/2014
Children & Families First Commission-First 5
Posted Date:
06/23/2014
Appointment Date:
08/05/2014

Press Releases

This area is reserved for press releases issued by any department.

Missing Person Mr. Paul Merril, 87 of Belmont CA, - Posted 9/10/2014
Date Issued:
September 10, 2014
Issuing Department:
Sheriff
Assistant Sheriff James "Jim" Betts Retirement - 9/8/2014
Date Issued:
September 9, 2014
Issuing Department:
Sheriff
Preparing for the Wildfire Season
Date Issued:
July 1, 2014
Issuing Department:
Public Health

Public Hearings - Notices

This area is reserved for posting of public hearings, other types of hearing notices, and legal notices by any County department. The Clerk's Office is responsible for posting hearings before the Board of Supervisors.

Board of Supervisors Hearing on Criss - Iron Horse Acres LLC Ag Preserve-Willaimson Act
Posted Date:
09/16/2014
Hearing Date:
10/07/2014
Board of Supervisors Hearing on Zoning Code Amendment
Posted Date:
09/04/2014
Hearing Date:
09/16/2014
Board of Supervisors Public Hearing Adoption of FY 14-15 Budgets
Posted Date:
08/26/2014
Hearing Date:
09/16/2014
Planning Division Medical Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance Workshop in Lake Shastina
Posted Date:
08/22/2014
Hearing Date:
09/22/2014