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  • Emergency

    See West Marin Share for Updates re Evacuee Needs

    from Lynn Axelrod, Disaster Coordinator
    Posted by
    Susan Brayton
    10/14/2017 - 10:03am
  • Emergency

    ICE Suspends Enforcement

    This is from Socorro via Canal Alliance. If you know people sheltering somewhere who are afraid, please let them know. Every bit of relieving fear helps. >Rep. Huffman Announces Suspension of ICE Enforcements; Urges All Sonoma and Mendocino Residents to Follow Evacuation Orders & Safety Recomm
    Posted by
    Lynn Axelrod
    10/13/2017 - 6:54pm
  • Emergency

    Marconi help update

    Thanks to Susan for posting the help needed. We are OK for tonight. Contact me by email for availability for weekend dinner shifts. Please do not go up there unless it's cleared. Contact me, please. lynnaxelrod@hotmail.com
    Posted by
    Lynn Axelrod
    10/13/2017 - 3:38pm
  • Emergency

    Offering rooms to evacuees

    Some neighbors have given evacuees rooms in their homes. If you have space, you might find people in need at the Dance Palace or West Marin School. More details on the Share forum.
    Posted by
    Murray Suid
    10/09/2017 - 2:15pm
  • Emergency

    Limited fiire evacuee centers in Point Reyes Station and area

    Locals advised to stay off the roads if possible.Check http://www.thewestmarinfeed.com/ for updates, or on Facebook: West Marin Commons or The West Marin Feed.
    Posted by
    Susan Brayton
    10/09/2017 - 11:48am

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