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Ventura County Takes New Steps To Help Woolsey, Hill Fire Victims


Ventura County is stepping up efforts to help Woolsey and Hill Fire victims in unincorporated parts of the county.

Ventura County Supervisors set up a debris removal program as they did in the wake of the Thomas Fire. People can use a county fire debris removal program or a state sponsored one.

Supervisors agreed to wave a number of fees by county agencies like for things like planning and environmental health services. They also cleared the way for temporary housing on sites where homes were destroyed by fire.

Lance Orozco has been News Director of KCLU since 2001, providing award-winning coverage of some of the biggest news events in the region, including the Thomas and Woolsey brush fires, the deadly Montecito debris flow, the Borderline Bar and Grill attack, and Ronald Reagan's funeral. 
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