Getty Fire Update and Emergency Preparedness

Please see below for helpful information regarding the Getty and other fires affecting the greater Los Angeles Area.

If you are in the evacuation zone, please leave as soon as possible! An evacuation Preparation Guide can be found here. If you are near an evacuation zone please stay vigilant and be ready to leave.


NOTIFYLA – Text NotifyLA to 888-777 to receive text updates regarding the Getty Fire

LAFD UPDATES – use this link to see the most recent updates directly from the fire department.

LAUSD CLOSURES – use this link to see which schools are closed due to the Getty fire.

STATE RESOURCES – use this link for information on wildfire updates, power shutoffs and state resources


The following Twitter handles will also have the most recent information regarding evacuations, road and school closures:

  • LAPD - @LAPD
  • LAFD - @LAFD
  • LAUSD - @LASchools
  • Cal Trans District 7 - @CalTransDist7



  • Westwood Recreation Center (1350 S. Sepulveda Blvd.)
  • Van Nuys/Sherman Oaks Recreation Center (14201 Huston St.)
  • Stoner Recreation Center (1835 Stoner Ave.)
  • Palisades Recreation Center (851 Alma Real Drive)
  • Cheviot Hills Recreation Center (2551 Motor Ave.)



  • West Valley Animal Shelter (20655 Plummer St.)
  • West L.A. Animal Shelter (11361 W. Pico Blvd.)
  • Hanson Dam Recreation Area (large animals)