Category Archives: Fire Brigade

Pier Fire Update, 10am, 9/17/17: 85% contained, 36,556 acres. 

Size: 36,556 acres Fire Start: August 29, 2017 Containment: 85% Location: Highway 190, east of Springville Total Personnel: 1,339 Cause: Human caused, under investigation Resources: Crews 28, Helicopters 7, Engines 85, Dozers 12, Water Tenders 12 Fire Summary: Weather was … Continue reading

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Pier Fire Update, 9am, 5/16/17: 75% containment, 32,807 acres. 

Size: 32,807 acres Fire Start: August 29, 2017 Containment: 75% Location: Highway 190, east of Springville Total Personnel: 1,389 Cause: Human caused, under investigation Resources: Crews 28, Helicopters 8, Engines 83, Dozers 12, Water Tenders 12 Fire Summary: Last night … Continue reading

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Pier Fire Update, 8am, 9/14/17: 70% Containment

Size: 31,454 acres Fire Start: August 29, 2017 Containment: 70 percent Location: Highway 190, east of Springville Total Personnel: 1,493 Cause: Human caused, under investigation Resources: Crews 31, Helicopters 8, Engines 94, Dozers 17, Water Tenders 16 Announcement: Officials Downgrade … Continue reading

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Pier Fire Evacuation Update. Good News! 

Officials Downgrade Evacuation Orders for Communities Impacted by the Pier Fire Effective 6:00 pm on Thursday, September 14, 2017 Officials will downgrade evacuation orders from mandatory to voluntary for the following communities: Alpine Village, Camp Nelson, Cedar Slope, Doyle Springs, … Continue reading

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