Emergency Info

Wildfire Information and Assistance

For information and assistance due to fires in Wasco County, see the links below.

U.S. Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loans Available to Wasco County Small Businesses
Small nonfarm businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations of any size may qualify for Economic Injury Disaster Loans of up to $2 million to help meet financial obligations and operating expenses which could have been met had the disaster not occurred. Applicants may apply online, receive additional disaster assistance information and download applications at https://disasterloanassistance.sba.gov/ The deadline to apply for economic injury is Nov. 24, 2023.

General Emergency Information
If you are personally experiencing an emergency, dial 9-1-1 and report your emergency to the dispatch officer. 

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To report a power outage or utility issue, contact your local utility company.