The Tustin Police Department is currently working with the Irvine Police Department to assist with mandatory evacuations in the City of Irvine due to the Silverado Fire. At this time, the City of Tustin and the Tustin Police Department are requesting voluntary evacuations for residents and businesses off of Pioneer Road and Jamboree Road, north of Portola to include Tustin Ranch Estates, Emerson Homes, Peters Canyon, Barcelona Homes and any other homes in the area.
The City of Tustin Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has been fully activated to manage this incident and is actively working with the American Red Cross to coordinate evacuation efforts.
Additionally, State Route 241 is closed from Santiago Canyon Road to State Route 133.
OC Animal Control has their large animal evacuation team on standby and in the event public assistance is needed, can be contacted at 714-935-6848.
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