Governor Newsom Declares State of Emergency for San Bernardino County

SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an emergency proclamation for neighboring San Bernardino County which was also impacted by the effects of a second large magnitude earthquake near Ridgecrest that has damaged critical infrastructure, homes and other structures and caused fires.


The full text of the emergency proclamation can be viewed here.


Earlier this evening, Governor Newsom issued a statement on the work already underway by the state to assist the impacted communities.

Jonathan Gudel

Jonathan Gudel is a Public Information Officer for the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES). Since joining Cal OES, he has assisted in the response and recovery efforts of the Aliso Canyon Gas Leak, the state's historic drought, the Oroville Dam Emergency Spillway Incident, unprecedented winter storms in 2017, the October (Sonoma County) and December (Santa Barbara County) 2017 wildfires, and statewide wildfire siege in 2018 . Previously, he worked in the newspaper industry for 12 years.

One thought on “Governor Newsom Declares State of Emergency for San Bernardino County

  • July 6, 2019 at 1:04 pm

    What about Inyo County?


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