Press Release
Sheriff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EVACUATION LEVEL 2 – GET READY – ISSUED FOR RONALD AND ROSLYN (9-1-17)

Kittitas County, WA - 09/01/2017 - The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office has issued an Evacuation Level 2 notice to the entire town of Ronald and the entire City of Roslyn to the Bullfrog Rd roundabout due to changing fire conditions for the Jolly Mountain Fire.

This notice means you need to pack up your important items and be prepared to leave at a moment’s notice.
 
Law enforcement officials will be notifying residents in Ronald and Roslyn of this new notice.
 
The Red Cross shelter is open at the Putnam Centennial Center, 719 E. 3rd Street, Cle Elum, for any evacuees needing a place to stay.  Anyone needing evacuation assistance for animals or livestock can call the EOC, 509-933-8305, for animal shelter information.
 
Stay informed on evacuations and general fire information with the following resources:
 
Kittitas County Emergency Operations Center: (509) 933-8305
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Kittitas-County-Sheriff- 580139428811803/
Jolly Mountain Fire Information: (509) 596-2423
Inciweb: https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/news/5496//
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jollymountainfireinfo/
 

Kittitas County, from the Cascades to the Columbia, and online at https://www.co.kittitas.wa.us

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Contact: Jill Beedle, Public Information Officer
509-933-8308