Town Square

Post a New Topic

'It was crazy.' Emerald Hills residents watched flames erupt just a few hundred feet away

Original post made on Jun 27, 2022

Locals packed up kids, dogs and even horses when the Edgewood Fire prompted evacuation orders on Tuesday. Emerald Hills returned to a neighborhood dusted with a bright pink coating of fire retardant.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, June 24, 2022, 12:02 PM

Comments (1)

Posted by vicki coe
a resident of Woodside: other
on Jun 27, 2022 at 2:34 pm

vicki coe is a registered user.

As a member of the Woodside Town Emergency Preparedness Committee we would like to know about your experience with the fire and evacuation. The information will be used to help others prepare and suggestions/ tips/ anecdotes etc will be used on our website. Here is the link to the survey:
Web Link
Thank you in advance for taking the time to share your experience and a huge debt of gratitude to our wonderful WFPD and Cal Fire.

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

In order to encourage respectful and thoughtful discussion, commenting on stories is available to those who are registered users. If you are already a registered user and the commenting form is not below, you need to log in. If you are not registered, you can do so here.

Please make sure your comments are truthful, on-topic and do not disrespect another poster. Don't be snarky or belittling. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

See our announcement about requiring registration for commenting.

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from Almanac Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

Arya Steakhouse, a standby for steaks and Persian cuisine, moves to downtown Palo Alto
By The Peninsula Foodist | 0 comments | 2,717 views

“To get the full value of joy . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 958 views

We need an audit of city spending
By Diana Diamond | 0 comments | 567 views