Monday, July 25th, 2016

Fire Fighting Crews In Atascadero For Preparedness Exercise

calfireThe annual Fire Preparedness Exercise is today.  CAL FIRE crews will be in West Atascadero for it starting at 9:30 AM.

Crews will be at Vierra Ranch, south of Santa Lucia and El Monte roads.  They will be hiking, constructing fire lines and participating in various safety exercises.

The exercise maintains CAL FIRE'S Type 1 status for emergency response in California.  CAL FIRE says crews have been training for the exercise for several months.