Over 1,000 structures damaged or destroyed.
And the Creek Fire hasn’t been fully contained yet.
Fresno County Fire says crews could be putting hot spots out for months.
Those who were hit the hardest by the largest single wildfire in the state’s history are beginning to recover.
On Thursday night, county leaders and officials came before community members face to face at Sierra High School to explain what steps are next in recovering and rebuilding.
A priority for the county is removing toxic debris before winter weather comes along.
“We need state support and federal support to come in and do the hazardous waste removal from properties and to get the ash off the properties,” said Director of Public Health David Pomaville.
A concern brought to light at this meeting was tree removal.
PG&E says they will dispose