Mandatory evacuations still in place for Malibu and other Los Angeles communities Firefighters are getting a grip on the Woolsey Fire , but mandatory evacuation orders remain in effect for many of the approximately 170,000 residents of Los Angeles County, from Malibu to West Hills in the San Fernando Valley , who have been forced out of their homes since Friday. For four days, the Woolsey Fire has burned on spots on both sides of the 101 freeway, torching hillsides and coastline across 91,572 acres in Los Angeles and Ventura counties
The 1880s structure is badly damaged As the destructive Woolsey Fire tore through the hills of western Los Angeles County on Friday, claiming recognizable structures like the Western Town at Paramount Ranch , a structure fire broke out at another historic LA-area building. On Friday night, firefighters battled a blaze that had broken out at the James K.
The Santa Ana winds are pushing the smoke toward the ocean, but they’re also fanning the fire The return of the Santa Ana winds is complicating the fight against the Woolsey Fire , but those gusty winds are also driving out smoke that have choked the greater LA area.
It went into contract after less than two weeks on the market The shingled waterfront home on Gardiner’s Bay at 11 Bianco Road in East Hampton ’s Northwest Woods has sold for $4.2 million according to Out East . In 2000, the 0.82-acre property sold for $1.03 million before the house was built in 2004. Earlier this year in August, the house went on the market for $4.2 million and, according to the Zillow price history , almost immediately went into contract just 10 days later.
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Paramount Ranch, where “Westworld” was filmed, was decimated The Woolsey Fire ’s path of destruction was indiscriminate. Just off Mulholland Highway , the blaze seared the bridge off Troutdale Road and nearly obliterated Peter Strauss Ranch . Flames danced dangerously close to the Old Place—but ultimately, the tiny steakhouse was spared.
The fast-moving fire is burning on both sides of the 101 freeway Thousands of residents are still forced out of their homes this morning, as a destructive fire chews through brush and residential neighborhoods across a wide swath of Ventura and Los Angeles counties. Mandatory evacuation orders remain in place in Malibu, Monte Nido, Hidden Hills , Topanga Canyon , West Hills , and others.
The 70,000-acre fire stretches from West Hills all the way down to Malibu The Woolsey Fire broke out Thursday afternoon near Simi Valley, and by Saturday morning, it had consumed an estimated 70,000 acres in Los Angeles and Ventura counties. Fueled on Friday by low humidity and gusty winds, the fire is now steadily blazing through Malibu and neighboring canyon communities, as well as the San Fernando Valley neighborhood of West Hills, where mandatory evacuations are in place
Freeways and roads are open, but trails remain closed A brush fire in Griffith Park has been contained at 57 acres as officials re-opened freeways and roads around noon. Trails near the affected area remain closed, however
Gov. Andrew Cuomo may opt for a general project plan to avoid the city’s traditional review process Earlier this week it was reported that Amazon’s rumored Long Island City HQ2 could be located within the proposed Anable Basin megaproject, and Crain’s has now learned that Gov. Andrew Cuomo may be planning to circumvent City Council to make it happen.