- Level 2 SET to Level 1 READY for all areas of Cooper Landing.
- Level 1 READY alert status for the Feuding and Adkins areas of Sterling will be removed.
|Two people working on the fire chat at the Sept 1st |
morning briefing. 9-1-19 by Pegge Erkeneff
Cooper Landing and Sterling residents should remain aware and prepared however, until a fire-season ending weather transition occurs. Fire managers say several inches of rain across all areas of the Swan Lake Fire are needed before the fire will be identified as “controlled”.
|This K-max helicopter has been working on the |
Swan Lake Fire. It is optimized for external cargo
load operations, and is able to lift a payload of
over 6,000 pounds, which is more than the
helicopter's empty weight.Taken Sept 1
by Pegge Erkeneff
Swan Lake Fire information and safety topics will be available on the KPB blog at www.kppoem.com and on Facebook @ KPBalerts. Residents can sign-up for the KPBalerts phone notification system by texting KPB to 99411, and following the prompts to register using your Borough physical address. The Office of Emergency Management continues to operate the Information Call Center from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. at 907-262-4636 (262-INFO).