Rush Creek Road residents can return home

Residents of Rush Creek Road in the Feather River Canyon can return home starting today, Aug. 19. The area is roughly 25 minutes west of Quincy.

This area was deemed safe from active fire and hazard trees. Residents should stay on Highway 70 to return, and follow all directions from public safety officials.

Please consult your water district authority for information on drinking water quality.

While this area has been deemed safe by officials, residents should stay alert of changing conditions and be prepared to leave if necessary.

Plumas News has been in contact with PG&E and the utility company has been providing generators to property owners. Anyone who needs information about that opportunity can call 1-800 743-5002.

For more information, visit www.plumascounty.us and follow the county Facebook.