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- Aug 16 - 17, 2015: Are spare the air days in Santa Clara county and other areas covered by the BAAQMD.
- Aug 8, 2015: Santa Cruz County Fire has approved a mechanism to lock down your fire hydrants against water theft that will still allow firefighters access to your water when they respond to a fire at your home. Here is the document describing their decision, and a link to the vendor supplying the related products.
- Aug 6, 2015: A Red Flag Warning is in effect through 11am on Aug 7, 2015, for dry thunderstorms. Lots of lightning has already been seen in the area, so fire is a risk.
- Jun 28, 2015: The San Mateo / Santa Crux Cal Fire unit has issued a burn ban for all of the State Responsibility Area (which includes all of the LPVFR response area) it serves, beginning Jun 29, 2015. The proclamation (pdf) and press release (pdf) provide all the details.
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