UP encouraged Colorado public officials and residents to ask FEMA to extend the 60 day deadline for flood victims to file insurance claims. Many people still don’t have access to their homes – so it’s impossible for them to get a complete evaluation/scope of loss to submit their claim. The agency granted a limited 21 day extension – good news – not great news. Longer would have been more helpful. FEMA extended the deadlne for Sandy victims twice. Once for a full year, then for another 6 months.
A fire is burning on the Pleasanton Ridge. @nbcbayarea has our chopper going overhead to get aerial footage as well.
These images from Alert Wildfire:
Thank you @ColoradoTrialLawyers for providing volunteers for UP's pro bono Insurance Legal Help Clinic for Marshall Fire Survivors.
Gratitude to all who volunteered their time and insurance law expertise.
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SAN MATEO COUNTY - EDGEFIRE EVACUATION INFORMATION:
Updated Tuesday, June 21, 5:45pm
📍 Memorial Senior Center, 1455 Madison Ave., Redwood City, CA 94061
@CALFIRECZU @sanmateoco @SMCSheriff
Keeping an eye on the #EdgewoodFire in @sanmateoco
Fire & Law enforcement provide an update on the #EdgewoodIC @CAL_FIRE @WoodsideFire_CA @firechiefcox @sanmateoco @SMCSheriff @redwoodcityfire @WoodsideFire_CA @SMCFireDept @menlofire @centralcountyfd https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1YqGopRBkPlJv
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