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  • Info about Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) factors, notice periods, updates during a PSPS, how to update your contact info, how to prepare. At pge.com/mywildfirealerts or link at: https://www.pointreyesdisastercouncil.org/safety-information (Lynn, PRDC Coordinator)
    Alert Category: 
    Emergency
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • Marin Wildfire Forum, May 4, Embassy Suites, San Rafael. Includes update on progress, work to come, future needs. Special presentation by a Camp Fire survivor. Wildfires & Climate Change, May 8, San Rafael Comm. Center. Go to pointreyesdisastercouncil.org/news for more description.
    Alert Category: 
    Emergency
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • Sat. April 13, 9-11:30 am. Bleeding injuries & how to manage them. Free. Certified instructor Jim Fazackerley leads, with 2 assistant instructors, both CERTs (Vicki Chase, retired RN; Suyash Prasad, ER Doctor). SGV Comm Center East Room. More info pointreyesdisastercouncil.org/news
    Alert Category: 
    Emergency
    Alert Status: 
    resolved
  • Emergency & Disaster training by Fire Dept personnel. To help until they arrive. In Point Reyes Station May 3 (briefly in the evening), 4 and 11. Hands-on practice, put out small fires, light rescue; supplies, manual given. Preregister: readymarin.org under CERT tab. Scholarships if needed.
    Alert Category: 
    Emergency
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • Federal financial assistance might be available to help coastal area residents elevate their home if they live in a West Marin flood zone. There is $3 million in FEMA assistance to dole out to West Marin residents. www.marinSLR.org, 415-473-7874
    Alert Category: 
    Curiosity
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • [Please see the Share forum for full posting] Thank you to our first responders at County Fire, Inverness Fire, County Sheriff, as well as County Public Works and PG&E, and countless others for help during the recent rainstorms. [continues on Share]
    Alert Category: 
    Emergency
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • HALTER Project trains people (and first responders) to assist animals in emergencies. Training, Tues, March 5, 11-5:30, Petaluma Riding & Driving Club, 1820 Skillman Ln. MUST REGISTER. halterproject.org for all info. Spots still open. This is a great opportunity if you have/work with animals.
    Alert Category: 
    Emergency
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • PUBLIC NOTICE: Tues. Feb. 19 3:30 pm Boil Water Order Cancelled.The State’s Division of Drinking Water has notified us that two rounds of lab results show that tap water in all areas served by the I.P.U.D. Water System is now potable and safe for drinking and cooking. from IPUD website.
    Alert Category: 
    Emergency
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • https://www.marincounty.org/main/county-press-releases/press-releases/2019/dof-totworkshop-021119 San Rafael, CA A transient occupancy tax (TOT) workshop for short-term rental operators will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Thursday, February 21, in the Marin County Civic Center Board chamber (Suite 330).
    Alert Category: 
    Curiosity
    Alert Status: 
    open
  • Marin residents age 60 and older and those working with older adults are encouraged to take the survey online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/agefriendlycountyofmarin
    Alert Category: 
    Curiosity
    Alert Status: 
    open

Online Forums

Commons Connect Forums provide a virtual gathering place to those who live and work in the West Marin Community. (Access to this local online forum is limited to those who work and live in the geographical area outlined here.)

A single registration allows community members to post local events on the Community Calendar, to post items of immediate importance on Alerts, and to access all of the forums including:

  • West Marin Soapbox: Campaigns, Causes, and Discussions
  • Over-the-Hill-Gang: Rides and Errands
  • West Marin Share: Reuse materials; share information and services -  a money free zone
  • West Marin Marketplace: rentals; things and services for sale
  • Tending the Wild Collaborative: An Ethnobiology Project
  • Local Food System Initiative: Food and garden related shares and information
  • Think Local West Marin: Appreciation and applause for our neighbors
  • Commons Connect Tech Support: Help with our Web site features
  • Volunteering Opportunities in West Marin: Help our local non-profits

 

 

 

 

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