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

An evacuation center has been established at Winema Hall at the Siskiyou County Fairgrounds, 1712 Fairlane Road, Yreka. Both large and small animals will be accommodated at the Fairgrounds. Large animal transport can be arranged through the Sheriff’s Posse. Contact Jodi Aceves, (530) 340-2422 to arrange transport. For additional information contact the Siskiyou County Sheriff Department at (530) 841-2900. The Ranch on 2501 China Grade Road in Happy Camp is open for Large Animal sheltering while the residents from Grider Road to the mouth of Scott River on Highway 96 are under evacuation orders.

STAGE Route Advisories

Posted/Update Date & Time Type of Situation Advisory Location
August 25, 2014 - 7:00am Bus Delay - Construction

ROUTE 4 -Scott Valley/Montague

August 25, 2014 - 7:00am Possible Route Closure - Wildfire Conditions

Orleans & Happy Camp - Route may be delayed or canceled at anytime during wildfire conditions.

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

 

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

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
Children & Families First Commission-First 5
Posted Date:
06/23/2014
Appointment Date:
08/05/2014
Far Northern Coordinating Council
Posted Date:
06/23/2014
Appointment Date:
07/11/2014
Dunsmuir Recreation & Parks District
Posted Date:
06/12/2014
Appointment Date:
07/01/2014

Press Releases

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

S.O. Press Release Labor Day 2014 DUI Campaign
Date Issued:
August 25, 2014
Issuing Department:
Sheriff
S.O. Press Release, Avoid Enforcement Schedule August and September 2014 - Updated
Date Issued:
August 25, 2014
Issuing Department:
Sheriff
Bomb Found In Dunsmuir - Posted 08/20/2014
Date Issued:
August 20, 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 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 Dorris
Posted Date:
08/22/2014
Hearing Date:
09/03/2014
Board of Supervisors Hearing on Airport Fuel Transfer Operations
Posted Date:
08/13/2014
Hearing Date:
09/02/2014
Board of Supervisors First 5 Comission Ordinance Hearing (continued)
Posted Date:
08/13/2014
Hearing Date:
09/09/2014
Board of Supervisors to Discuss MHSA Three-Year Plan
Posted Date:
07/28/2014
Hearing Date:
08/12/2014