Ross Branch

(530) 621-5106
El Dorado County Services Available for Sand Fire Ross Branch (530) 621-5106 2014-07-28 CAO

(Placerville, CA) – In response to the Sand Fire, the County of El Dorado has set up a hotline and webpage for information regarding County services available to those affected by the natural disaster.

  • The phone number is (530) 642-7263 (SAND). The hotline will be available from 7am – 7pm, Monday – Friday
  • E-mail messages may be sent to  
  • The County also has a “Sand Fire” icon displayed on its homepage where relevant information will be updated.
  • Information will also be updated via the County’s Twitter page: @CountyElDorado

Services provided include, but are not limited to, the following examples:

Health and Human Services
Adult Protective Services
Animal Services/Shelter
Public Health
Mental Health
Emergency Preparedness

El Dorado County Sheriff
Road Closures
Law Enforcement

Department of Agriculture
Crop Damage Assessment

Office of the Recorder/Clerk
Document Recovery

Community Development Agency
Environmental Management
Building Services
Planning Services

The El Dorado County Office of Emergency Services is working closely with state fire officials to monitor the progress of firefighting efforts. Information specific to the fire itself should be directed to CalFire.