What, how, WHERE do you start after fire loss and damage?

Permits are the FIRST Step.

Join us for an informational and Q&A time with: Monterey County Resource Management Director Carl Holm and the team leaders

  • Freda Escobar (permit process, point of contact),
  • Josh Bowling (building permits, inspections),
  • Tom Moss (erosion control, floodplain),
  • Brandon Swanson (RMA Planning Mgr.)

Thank you to the Environmental Health Bureau (EHB) for participating.

Attached is the Fire Debris cleanup guide as promised.

Monterey County Environmental Health Bureau’s website:

The EHB continues to post and update information there regularly as it becomes available. Please note that the EHB also intends to have staff available for remote conferencing during RMA’s scheduled appointments. The RMA kiosks have ZOOM capability so we can share information and ideas readily.

INSURANCE Town Hall Information from Congressmen Panetta:
Supervisor Zach Friend does a weekly Telephone Town Hall on Tuesday Evenings. This coming Tuesday, he will have Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara as the guest speaker, so if you have follow up questions regarding insurance, he will be able to answer them.

To listen in or ask questions, call 831.454.2222 and use the meeting code 145384.

Supervisor Zach Friend will host a tele-townhall from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on Tuesday 9/8/20

Congressman Panetta’s local office for questions and help.

831.424.2229 Salinas office

831.429-1976 Santa Cruz office

Disaster Assistance for Monterey County Fires link.