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Shady Cove Back to Level 1!

Per Fire District 4 Chief Winfrey, Shady Cove is now back at Level 1 evacuation. We gratefully acknowledge the fire crews and law enforcement personnel who kept us safe!

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New Round of Jackson County Grant Funds, SOREDI Here t

New Round of Grant Funds, SOREDI Here to Help

A representative from SOREDI will be at City Hall on 9/29 from 11 AM until approximately 2 PM to assist businesses with their potential grants. Please call 541-878-3757 to schedule an appointment now. If a business has received  EIDL or PPP, you can still apply.  They will just deduct the amount they have already received. Apply for a COVID Grant  

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How to Apply for Disaster Aid Due to Wildfires

How to Apply for Disaster Aid Due to Wildfires

How to apply for disaster aid due to wildfires If you experienced uninsured losses or damage due to wildfires, you may qualify for disaster aid. Federal funds are available to help eligible individuals recover from wildfire in Clackamas, Douglas, Jackson, Klamath, Lane, Lincoln, Linn and Marion Counties. Oregon received federal emergency aid to supplement state, tribal and local recovery efforts in areas wildfires and straight-line winds affected beginning on Sept. 7, 2020. “Oregon is resilient, but to fight fires on this scale, we need all the help we can get,” said Governor Kate Brown. “I am grateful for the White...

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Free Masks and Gloves for Small Businesses

Free Masks and Gloves for Small Businesses

News: Governor Brown Announces Free Masks and Gloves for Small Businesses  

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Emergency Fire Response Links

Sign Up for Emergency Alerts with Jackson County NOW! Red Cross Assistance in Oregon Jackson County Emergency Management Disaster Assistance from FEMA Tracking Missing Pets and Livestock

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Southern Oregon Sanitation Update

Southern Oregon Sanitation Update

FROM SOS – Tomorrow (Friday, 9/18), we will be getting the Shady Cove/Trail/Prospect areas that we were unable to get late last week and earlier this week, this service will most likely spill over into Saturday to get everyone with our internal procedures listed below.  We will still be unable to get Butte Falls Hwy, the Town of Butte Falls, and some rural areas NE of Eagle Point. UPDATED INFO –   Our routes are restricted today in the Shady Cove and Hwy 62 areas north of the Evacuation areas.  I have attached the internal policy that we have been...

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Shady Cove back to Level 2

Shady Cove back to Level 2

https://jcgis.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=3caa39804db54631a61007180d5ef415   Indian Creek Road up from Aunt Caroline’s Park is closed as that it the access point for fire equipment. Please be careful and mindful of first responders. Drive safely.

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City of Shady Cove

UPDATE UPDATE UPDATE

The Jackson County Sheriff’s office will issue a formal news release today at 2:00 p.m. regarding a possible change in our evacuation status. The predicted strong winds did not materialize Sunday which helped with the spread of fire.  However, dense smoke remains in the area and inhibits air support. The Fire Incident Management Team stated in this morning’s update that containment is 20%. Equipment is being used to contain lines and mop up to reinforce the perimeter.  Fire personnel continue to secure lines and watch for spot fires.  So when we are able to return to our homes, be mindful...

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Hiland Water Update with Fire Usage

Hiland Water Update

From Hiland- We have been able to maintain pressure and service throughout the water system so far with the exception of the Hudspeth/Sarma area. We lost power to the booster station when the power went out on Wednesday, I believe. Our operator went back into town to try and restart it but was unable to. My understanding is that an electrician is there working on it right now. Hopefully water service can be restored to residents in the area who have chosen not to evacuate. Regarding fire suppression, the affected zone does not have fire flows in normal conditions. There...

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New Business Grant Available September 8.

New Business Grant Available September 8.

Community Development Block Grant funds are now available for local businesses. Here is the Press Release and the application.  Questions can go directly to SOREDI as listed. SOREDI staff is available and willing to meet with business owners to help fill out applications. This can be done via zoom, phone, or in person if necessary. Shady Cove’s portion to be distributed is $18,200. Paper copies are also available at City Hall. CDBG Press Release SOREDI_CDBG Grant Application

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Emergency Checks Available to Assist with Unemployment Funds

Emergency Checks Available to Assist with Unemployment Funds

https://emergencychecks.oregon.gov/ The Oregon Legislature has approved a $35 million program to provide financial relief to Oregonians who may have experienced an economic hardship due to COVID-19. Oregon is partnering with the private sector to deliver one-time, $500 emergency relief payments. You may be eligible for this payment if you: Are 18 years of age or older. Are a current resident of Oregon. Can prove your identity. Are experiencing severe financial hardship due to the Governor’s Executive orders 20-07 or 20-12 or indirectly hardship due to the orders. These are the ‘Stay Home, Save Lives’ orders that closed many restaurants and...

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CENSUS Takers Coming Around

NRFU Factsheet This is an FYI that, in the next few weeks, Census Takers will be in your community conducting Non-Response Follow-Up, where they will knock on people’s doors who have not filled out the Census. This week begins a test-run where we will see how social distancing protocols work. Census takers will start visiting households that haven’t responded in 34 Oregon counties beginning Thursday, July 30. The remaining two counties, Multnomah and Clackamas, will begin on August 11. This operation, called Non-Response Follow Up (NRFU), is the largest operation of the decennial census and is scheduled to conclude no later than...

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