Nearing completion: Read the latest news about Oregon’s wildfire cleanup

Are you signed up for the monthly Debris Management Task Force (Task Force) newsletters? Our monthly newsletter provides the latest information and progress updates on Oregon's wildfire cleanup effort. Updates in the January newsletter include:

  • Ash and debris removal is at 99% complete; hazard tree removal 90% complete

  • Task Force crews help retrieve treasured memento

  • The Baalmans make their new house a home

  • Snow-heavy tree nearly crushes ODOT incident responder traveling on I-5

And in case you missed it...

  • Quick guide provides information on insurance and debris removal costs

  • Erosion control helps to keep highways safe

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Wildfire waste and debris removal

The State of Oregon is working with federal, state and local partners to remove hazardous waste, and ash and debris from the 2020 Oregon wildfires safely, efficiently, and as quickly as possible. The Oregon Departments of Transportation, Environmental Quality and Emergency Management are leading the effort, with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency assistance.