In response to the partial breach of the International Outfall Interceptor (IOI) in Santa Cruz County, officials with the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) initiated daily water quality sampling on July 26, 2017.
The Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs in coordination with Yavapai County Office of Emergency Management has opened an Individual Assistance Service Center for local residents who have been impacted by the floods over the past week.
The center is located at the Mayer Rec Center 10001 S. Wicks Ave, Mayer AZ 86333 Hours of operation will be Saturday July 22nd, 2017 through Monday July 24th, 2017 from 9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. each day.
Some of the organizations and agencies on site will be:
Santa Catalina Ranger District of the Coronado National Forest
Start Date: June 30, 2017
Size: approximately 27,238 acres
Percent Contained: 95%
Cause: Under Investigation
A local Type 3 Incident Management Team assumed management of the Burro Fire at 6:00 a.m. today, July 13, 2017. Remaining resources include: four engines, one task force leader, and miscellaneous overhead.
After heavy rainfall on Aug. 9 blanketed miles of US 89A between Marble Canyon and Jacob’s Lake with mud and boulders, the Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT) is working swiftly to restore the highway to its previous condition.
The House Rock Flood was caused by approximately one-and-a-half inches of rain in less than 20 minutes, according to the National Weather Service. As a result, crews were busy last week clearing mud and debris that collected on the roadway and in box culverts underneath the roadway to prevent possible damage during future storms.