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Kings Mountain Road debris goes up in smoke

Original post made on Feb 19, 2020

A controlled burn in the area of Kings Mountain Road on Tuesday, Feb. 18, was visible nearby, but not in the more populated areas east of Interstate 280.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 6:41 PM

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Posted by awatkins
a resident of Woodside: Skywood/Skylonda
on Feb 19, 2020 at 8:26 pm

“ The agencies that are burning have to do a study before proceeding to make sure they aren't damaging the environment, Collamer said.”

So, while we waste CalFire’s time doing studies to see if burning some wood will “damage the environment” do we have plans to “do a study” about the next wildfire, brought on with the assistance of BAAQMD’s bureaucracy, to make sure that fire doesn’t “damage the environment”?

Is there a way to get BAAQMD’s priorities right, and out of the way of the people who are trying to save our properties and our lives?

If you think the air quality is bad because of a controlled burn, just wait until you see what it’s like after the western hills go up in flames.

Posted by Someone said "Envoronment"
a resident of Atherton: Lindenwood
on Feb 20, 2020 at 6:55 am

...and that was all that was needed to trigger a reply.
Doom will come to those who do not think his way...DOOOM!

Thanks to the hard working crews and sorry about our whiny neighbor!

Posted by Coughcough
a resident of Woodside: Woodside Heights
on Feb 22, 2020 at 10:37 pm

There are sustainable ways to get rid of the fuel other than burning.

Stop living in the 1800's.

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