Recovery Resources Available for West, Building Fires

Monday, July 9, 2018

Dear Friends,


If you are affected by the West Fire and the Building Fire, please read this important information about available resources for the recovery process including a Local Assistance Center that will open tomorrow (Monday, July 9) at the Alpine Branch Library. This information is also available on the San Diego County Emergency Site.

"When impacted residents are ready to start the recovery and rebuilding process, staff is available to answer questions from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., seven days a week. The Hotline number is (858) 495-5200. Members of the community can also send their questions via email to Messages left after hours will be returned the next day.

Impacted residents can also visit to find information on clean-up, the rebuilding process, community resources and more.

The County will also open a Local Assistance Center (LAC) on Monday, July 9 at the Alpine Branch Library located at 1752 Alpine Blvd.  The LAC will have representatives from the County and a variety of organizations available to help impacted residents in the unincorporated region begin the rebuilding and recovery process. The LAC will operate from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., until further notice."

It's an honor to serve you, and please stay safe.


Joel Anderson



P.S. Please contact me at or call my office at 619-596-3136 if you are aware of resources that will be helpful for those affected by this current fire emergency. We want to make sure that all of my constituents have the resources they need during this emergency.






El Cajon District Office

500 Fesler Street Suite 201

El Cajon, CA 92020

Phone: 619.596.3136

Fax: 619.596.3140