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

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.


  • 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


  • 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
On the web: - Scroll to the bottom of the home page for Nixle and Twitter feeds
Additional information can be found on:
​ - Use #ColbyFire
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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, CA 91702

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