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Azusa Police Department
Thursday January 16th, 2014 :: 02:44 p.m. PST
Advisory

Summary Of Resources For Residents Effected By The Colby Fire

The following resources are available for those impacted by the Colby fire within the Azusa, Glendora and Duarte communities.

Shelters

  • American Legion (1599 N. Cullen Avenue, Glendora)
  • Glendora High School (1600 E. Foothill Blvd., Glendora)
  • Memorial Park (320 N. Orange Place, Azusa)
  • Duarte Community Center (1600 Huntington Drive, Duarte)

Animal Shelters

  • Memorial Park (320 N. Orange Place, Azusa)
  • Pasadena Humane Society (361 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena)
  • Inland Valley Humane Society (500 Humane Way, Pomona)

Evacuations (Azusa)

  • All residences between Azusa Avenue, north of Sierra Madre, to the east end of the city
  • All residences north of Ellsworth Street, west of Azusa Avenue

Road Closures (Azusa)

  • All roads north of Sierra Madre Boulevard, east of Azusa Avenue are closed
  • Highway 39 is closed

Schools

  • There are no school closures at this time

Wild Animal Alerts

  • Wildlife may wander into the city in search for refuge and food. Please keep pets and children indoors, and do not feed the animals

Criminal Activity

  • There have been no reports or incidents involving criminal activity within the evacuated area
  • There is an extremely heavy law enforcement presence in the evacuated area to prevent looters
  • There are 159 law enforcement officers from Azusa, Claremont, Irwindale Covina, Sierra Madre, LA County Sheriffs and the California Highway Patrol specifically detailed to the evacuated residences.

Health Advisory

  • South Coast AQMD has issued a smoke advisory for LA County:
  • The forecast is for unhealthful air quality for LA County.
Fire Update Information on AzusaPD.org
On the web: www.AzusaPD.org - Scroll to the bottom of the home page for Nixle and Twitter feeds
 
Additional information can be found on:

Nixle.com/Azusa-Police-Department
Facebook.com/AzusaPD
​Twitter.com/AzusaPD - Use #ColbyFire
​photos.azusapd.org
 
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Azusa Police Department
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725 N. Alameda Avenue
Azusa, CA 91702
(626) 812-3200
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Azusa Police Department
725 North Alameda Avenue
Azusa, CA 91702

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Michael Bires
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MBIRES@ci.azusa.ca.us
626-812-3200

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