A small half acre vegetation fire was reported around 2:34pm, Mill Valley Fire Department and neighboring agencies responded immediately and the fire was deemed contained by 2:52pm. No evacuations are in effect and no structures were threatened, though we do ask you to avoid the area as emergency crews finish up.
August 9, 2018 - Welcome to this week's edition of MVConnect, a biweekly digest with timely updates and summaries of recent news and events. This week we have updates on the following:
PG&E contractors have been redirected to Redding to assist with emergency work related to the California Wildfires. In progress projects have been put on hold until the state emergencies have been stabilized. The City of Mill Valley thanks PG&E and its contractors for their service and looks forward to their safe return.
A message from Fire Chief Tom Welch
Mill Valley Fire Department was awarded $21,000 from the Assistance to Firefighter Grant to purchase two new thermal imaging cameras (TIC) to assistance in seeing through the smoke to locate people and animals.
Open Call to Craft Vendors!
We are happy to announce we are now accepting vendor applications for our 14th Annual Holiday Craft Fair!