Be Ready, Be Set to Go in the event of evacuations

By on Wednesday, July 21st, 2021 in Eastern/Southeast Oregon News More Top Stories

BAKER COUNTY – The Baker County Sheriff’s Office is reminding everyone that with drought conditions in effect and lightning storms in the forecast it is important to be prepared in the event of a wildfire. 

The Sheriff’s Office used the statewide ‘Be Ready, Be Set, Go’ model for things such as evacuations.  

Whenever possible, deputies will make evacuation notices in person, however the Sheriff’s Offiice encourages all Baker County residents to sign up for the countywide emergency notification system, AlertSense. 

Sign up here:

Level 1 Evacuation (BE READY)

-Prepare to evacuate.

Level 2 Evacuation (BE SET)

-Be set to evacuate at a moment’s notice.

Level 3 Evacuation (GO!)

-Leave immediately!