2018 roared in like a lion, took a brief nap, then continued to wreak havoc on the state prone to natural disasters. January saw the continuing of response to and recovery from the Thomas, Lilac, Creek and Rye wildfires, to the mudslides in Montecito, then on to more wildfires in the form of the Lake, Carr, Ferguson, River, Ranch and Holy Fires, just to mention a few. But mutual aid response from around California, our partner states and countries made fighting these fires an exercise in coordination, productivity and victory.
Take a look at the list below and you’ll quickly see how the state’s response and recovery resources were tested in just the last two years. And this list is not all-inclusive; those are just the proclamations for those disasters that resulted in physical damage that may have rendered property eligible for property tax relief.
For a more complete look at the last 28 years, click the link below.
California’s Last Two Years’ Worth of Governor Proclaimed Disasters