As a result of Governor Newsom declaring a State of Emergency for the Mosquito Fire, El Dorado County may be eligible for funding under the California Disaster Assistance Act. This state Public Assistance Program provides funding to cities, counties, special districts, school districts, community colleges, and certain private nonprofit organizations in the event of a state disaster. For facts about the California Disaster Assistance Act, click here.
Additionally, the State Office of Emergency Services will request federal assistance from the President. To learn more about that process, click here.