District 1 Supervisor Moke Simon Maps Valley Fire Recovery
If you have suffered substantial economic injury and are one of the following types of businesses located in a declared disaster area, you may be eligible for an SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL):
Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Field Operations Center - West today reminded California private nonprofit organizations of the April 17, 2017, deadline to apply for an SBA federal disaster loan for property damage caused by the severe winter storms, flooding and mudslides that occurred Jan. 3-12, 2017. Private nonprofits that provide essential services of a governmental nature are eligible for assistance.
The Lake County Water Resources Department will convene a public meeting on Sunday, February 26, 2017 from 2-4PM at the Lake County Courthouse, Board Chambers at 255 N. Forbes Street in Lakeport. Entrance to the meeting will be from the side door located on Third Street.
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Lake County Supervisors Rob Brown and Moke Simon, both of whom have been very active in local disaster recovery efforts, were recently briefed by CalOES officials regarding the 35 FEMA Manufactured Housing Units (MHU's) currently in use by Valley Fire survivors. As the public was made aware at the time the MHU's were deployed, FEMA's initial program for the MHU's was set to end March 22, 2017, or 18 months from the date of the Presidentially-declared disaster.
First District Supervisor Moke Simon wants to make sure that everyone who lost a home in Rocky, Valley and Jerusalem fires is aware that the standard 24 month deadline for receiving insurance proceeds will occur this summer.
Lake County's Long-Term Recovery Task Force will meet on Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at 6:00 pm. This public meeting will be held at the Lower Lake Schoolhouse Museum (2nd floor Auditorium) located at: 16435 Main Street in Lower Lake, CA, 95457.
Lake County Public Health has received a limited supply of Prevnar 13 (Pneumococcal Conjugate) vaccine”. Prevnar 13 vaccine is used for the prevention of pneumococcal pneumonia and invasive disease caused by 13 Streptococcus pneumoniae strains.
These vaccines will be provided free-of-charge except for a $9.00 administration fee while supplies last.
Eligibility guidelines to qualify for this program are:
Lake County Public Health
922 Bevins Court
Lakeport, CA 95453
Flu vaccines are available at the Public Health office at 922 Bevins Court, Lakeport, CA on Wednesdays between 9 and 11 am through December 14th this year.
After December 14th, Flu vaccines will be available during regular clinic hours as walk in appointments. Please call for dates and times.
Flu vaccines are $2.
Anyone 6 months of age or older is encouraged to get a flu vaccine. Flu vaccinations are also available in a variety of locations such as your primary care provider and local pharmacies.
The Lake County Public Health Division encourages you to obtain a flu vaccine for a healthy holiday season. Please call 1-800-794-9291 or 263-1090 for additional information
Official information blog for the Lake County Office of Emergency Services