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Palo Alto Police Department
Tuesday August 18th, 2020 :: 07:48 p.m. PDT


Information on Smoke In Air in Palo Alto

A message from the City of Palo Alto: Smoke is moving into Palo Alto and surrounding communities from multiple large fires burning in Santa Cruz County, and a major fire burning in San Mateo County. There is no fire in Palo Alto currently.

We recommend that you call 9-1-1 if you see fire or if there is an emergency. Due to the poor air quality, residents should keep their windows closed and limit outdoor activity.

Palo Alto Police Department
275 Forest Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94301

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 650-329-2406

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