This is a collection of links to useful and reliable sources of information.

Current Information About Local Incidents:

  • - Where's that fire truck going? This is a listing of active incidents for fire departments in San Mateo County. (You may need to select San Mateo County in the upper right corner of the window.)
  • CHP Traffic Incident Information Page - A listing of incidents that CHP is responding to. (Select "Bay Area" in the upper left corner.) Note: Most traffic accidents on local roads in Woodside and Portola Valley are handled by the Sheriff's Dept. and will not show up here.
  • FireScan: Control 1 - An archive of Southern San Mateo County fire dispatch radio traffic. You can listen to a "compressed" version of what happened earlier in the day.
  • SMCAlert - Sign up for emergency notifications by email, text message, or phone call.

Earthquake Preparedness: