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El Portal Incident
El Portal Incident
Updated:  July 28 , 2014 @ 9:45 PM

The following information pertains to the El Portal Fire Incident and was updated on July 28, 2014 at 9:45 PM.

"Old" El Portal Fire Re-Entry will begin Tuesday, July 29 at 9:00 a.m. "Old" El Portal Residents will need to check in at the Community Hall in El Portal prior to returning to their homes.

Residents in the area known as "Foresta" are still under an active evacuation order.

American Red Cross evacuation center information has changed:

American Red Cross has opened a resource center located at the New Life Christian Church, 5089 Cole Rd. in Mariposa.

The evacuation center at Tenaya Lodge in Fishcamp is closed.

The following road closures remain in effect:

Foresta Rd.  at Hwy 140

Crane Creek Rd. at Hwy 140

Hwy 120 - "Big Oak Flat Road" - between Crane Flat and Hwy 140

Beginning at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 29, Foresta Rd. at Hwy 140 and Crane Creek Rd. at Hwy 140 will be open to residents only.

Please continue to drive with caution.


All entrance gates leading into and out of Yosemite National Park are OPEN

Tioga Pass is OPEN

Yosemite National Park Information - Fire Information:
(209)372-0327 or (209) 372-0328.

Yosemite National Park Web Page
Yosemite Air Quality Web Page
Yosemite National Park Fire Facebook

Mariposa County Emergency Information:
209-966-1133 or 888-966-1133

This message will be updated as information changes.


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