Oregon 2020 Wildfire Resources

We are working to put together a hub of information and resources for our community as we work to recover from the wildfires this year. As we learn of and develop resources, they will be posted here. 

Marion County Commissioners update and wildfire recovery – 10/6/2020

This is a recently recorded video from a meeting of the Marion County Commissioners, Public Works, and FEMA, discussing the latest updates and recovery information. 

2020 Oregon Wildfire Response and Recovery

The State of Oregon has put together a brief and helpful guide regarding the next steps property owners will need to take in order to safely recover and rebuild.

Marion County 2020 Wildfire Recovery

Marion County now has a sign-up link to be notified when the “Right of the Entry” form is ready. This form will allow state and federal authorities to enter the property to collect household hazardous waste for free. The is a very important first step in the wildfire debris cleanup process, please encourage everyone who suffered from fire damage to complete this important and necessary step.

How to Safely Manage Ash and Debris from Burned Buildings

The Oregon DEQ has put together a helpful page on the hazards associated with returning to a burned property as well as some of the considerations you should take to return and rebuild safely. 

FEMA Look out for Disaster fraud, and scams

FEMA has issued a statement regarding fraud and scams that frequently follow disasters.