Category Archives: Fire Emergency, Relief, Recovery

Mendo Supes talk fire recovery, state cannabis rules, Measure B

The Mendocino Supervisors’ Tuesday, November 21 meeting was dominated by the topic of fire recovery. But the Board also discussed the newly passed Measure B sales tax for mental health facilities, as well as the state’s recently proposed rules governing … Continue reading

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Mendo fire recovery: 2/1/18 debris removal deadline, school and campground considered as housing

Mendocino County has passed an urgency ordinance requiring clean up of debris from the Redwood Complex fire by February 1, 2018 — unless the Army Corps of Engineers delays completion of their consolidated public clean up, in which case property … Continue reading

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Mendo Supervisors hear updates on fire debris stabilization and removal

At their November 7 meeting the Mendocino Supervisors heard fire recovery updates from county, state, and federal officials. These included updates on efforts to stabilize debris before rains cause hazardous material runoff into watersheds, and updates on the planned effort … Continue reading

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Fire recovery efforts could slow development of Mendocino County cannabis policy

In Mendocino County, permitting of cannabis cultivators is already a slow and difficult process, and many cultivators have chosen to stay in the blackmarket until local and state regulations covering the industry are better refined. Now the County government has … Continue reading

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Mendo Supes pass urgency ordinances for fire victims on price gouging, residing in trailers

On October 31 the Mendocino Supervisors passed urgency ordinances both to protect fire victims from price gouging, and to allow them to live in trailers, RVs, and mobile homes for up to 3 years during the rebuilding effort. The Supervisors … Continue reading

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Mendo Supes discuss fire recovery, cannabis tax relief, and more

On October 24 the Mendocino Supervisors moved to put in place tax relief for cannabis cultivators impacted by the Mendocino Lake complex fire, and also discussed other ways for the county government to help with fire recovery efforts. But the … Continue reading

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Mendo Supes discuss how county government will help in fire recovery, rebuilding

Mendocino County is cautioning the public not to touch or move ash and debris from the Mendocino Lake Complex Fires, pending evaluation and removal of toxic contamination by state and federal authorities. Meanwhile the County is considering a range of … Continue reading

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