Governor Newsom Declares State of Emergency for San Bernardino County

SACRAMENTO July 6, 2019 – Governor Gavin Newsom today issued an emergency proclamation for neighboring San Bernardino County which was also impacted by the effects of a second large magnitude earthquake near Ridgecrest that has damaged critical infrastructure, homes and other structures and caused fires.

The full text of the emergency proclamation can be viewed here.

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Earlier this evening, Governor Newsom issued a statement on the work already underway by the state to assist the impacted communities.