News From the Santa Cruz County Sheriff-Coroner & California Department of Forestry & Fire Protection.
Bear Fire Partial Repopulation
Evacuation orders have been lifted for the Las Cumbres and Skyline Blvd. communities.
Areas South of Bear Creek Rd.
Evacuation orders have been lifted for areas south of Bear Creek Road such as Hidden Springs Lane, Moon Rise Road, Mustang Mesa, and Bear Creek Way.
Areas still under Evacuation and Closed
Bear Creek Canyon Road, Deer Creek Road, Rons Road, Dons Road, and their tributary streets in the effected fire area will remain closed.
Bear Creek Road between Hawk Ridge Road and Hwy 35 will open to residents only at 12:00 PM on 10/19/17.