Evacuation Update 8/29/2013
Incident: Rim Fire Wildfire
Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office
PIO: Scott Johnson # 1360
Evacuation Update Date: 8/29/13
Effective today, 8/29/13 at 12:00 P.M. the Tuolumne City Evacuation Advisory will be lifted. There will be periodic road closures within Tuolumne City due to emergency operations. Also effective today, at 4:30 P.M, the evacuation advisory for the areas of Soulsbyville and Willow Springs will be lifted. We request that residents remain vigilant and continue to monitor local radio stations if conditions change.
The evacuation advisory remains in effect for Ponderosa Hills and areas east, along the south side of Highway 108 up to Pinecrest.
Access to Ponderosa Hills remains restricted to residents and emergency services.
The road closure at Buchanan/Cottonwood and Sunrise Drive remains in effect.
We ask that all drivers use caution in these areas due to the large amount of emergency services traffic.