Press Release
Sheriff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EVACUATION NOTICES UPDATED FOR JOLLY MOUNTAIN FIRE (9-2-17)

Kittitas County, WA - 09/02/2017 - The Kittitas County Sheriff’s Office has updated the following evacuation notices for the Jolly Mountain Fire:

Level 3 – all residences north of Double O Ranch Road all the way north to the Boulder Creek area

Level 2 – all residences between Double O Ranch Road and Ronald; the entire town of Ronald; the entire City of Roslyn to the Bullfrog Road roundabout; Cle Elum Ridge (including Summit View Road, Ridge View Drive, Big Sky Vista Drive, Horizon Ridge Drive, Deer Creek Road, Meadow Ridge Drive, Big Tail Road, Forest Ridge Road, Jack Pine Drive, Game Trail Road, Owl Ridge Drive, Timber Tiger Drive, Lum Road, the north part of White Road, Lannigan Springs Road, Winch Road, Buena View Road, Adobe Road)
 
Level 1 – Suncadia Resort; all residences/homes south of SR 903 and north of I-90 from Bullfrog Road to Cle Elum city limits; the City of Elum north of I-90; east of Cle Elum and north of Airport Road.
 
Law enforcement officials are actively notifying residents of the Level 3 and Level 2 advisories.
 
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