Press Releases

Mandatory Evacuations Ordered for Modjeska and Willams Canyon

ORANGE COUNTY OPERATIONAL AREA
EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


PRESS RELEASE # 4
Date: November 30, 2007
Time: 1350

MANDATORY EVACUATIONS ORDERED FOR MODJESKA AND WILLIAMS CANYONS

The Orange County Operational Area Emergency Operations Center has ordered an immediate mandatory evacuation of Modjeska and Williams Canyons. Silverado Canyon has been upgraded to voluntary evacuation status. We are closely monitoring the situation for all other canyon areas.

The Red Cross has established an emergency shelter at El Modena High School, 3920 East Spring Street, Orange, 92869.