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Roads closed near Laurel Ponds due to monitoring well drilling in Mammoth Lakes area

Inyo National Forest and Mammoth Community Water District (MCWD) would like to inform the public of road closures beginning July 19 and lasting approximately six weeks, due to a well drilling project in the Laurel Pond area, located west of Mammoth Yosemite Airport. “Because the well rig will be staged on roads, the well drilling […]

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Please release me…let me go: All road closures and evacuations order lifted from Inyo Creek Fire

The Forest Service has announce that effective yesterday, June 30, 2021, in consultation with the National Weather Service and Inyo County Sheriff’s Office, evacuation orders and road closures that were in place due to the Inyo Creek Fire will be lifted today June 30 at 6 pm. Lone Pine Campground Remains Closed Lone Pine Campground will […]

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(Update) Wildfire outside of Lone Pine in Alabama Hills

Update Monday, June [email protected]: #AlabamaFire is 100% contained as of this morning. Update Sunday, June [email protected]: #AlabamaFire: Fire is at 80% containment, holding at 560 acres. No new fire growth over the past 24 hours. Update @7pm, June 19: Alabama Fire Press Release–Vegetation Fire mapped at 419 acres with 260 personnel assigned. Fire mostly on […]

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U.S. Highway 395 Now Open from Wildfire Closure | State Route 14 closed | R1 Chain Controls in Mono/Inyo Counties

(November 18, 2020) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE         U.S. Highway 395 Reopens from Wildfire Closure  MONO COUNTY —Caltrans and CHP have reopened U.S. Highway 395 in Mono County from Emigrant Street in Bridgeport to the Nevada State Line. The road was previously closed due to a wildfire in the area that had evacuated the town of […]

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Road work in September in Bishop

Press releases In September, the City of Bishop is planning major pavement maintenance work along Sneden Street and a portion of Short Street. The work will require that the streets be closed and parking restricted at times. The work is the placement of a 3/4 inch thick fiber seal on the full length of Sneden […]

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Final report on Buckeye Fire near Bridgeport

  (This update comes from the Sierra Front Wildfire Co-operators, Mark Regan, Public Information Officer) Bridgeport, CA— The Buckeye Fire, located five miles west of Bridgeport, is 100% contained at 1,045 acres in size. The fire management team has met all the objectives from the local forest. Since all of the objectives have been met, […]

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