Danville area residents may smell or see smoke in the coming week as the Parks Reserve Force Training Area will be conducting a controlled burn. Between August 12 - 22, 2011 the burn will be conducted between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. In total, the burn will encompass around 700 acres of the Training Area.
San Ramon Valley Fire officials will be monitoring the burn and will remain on alert in order to mitigate any risk to residents.
Residents are encouraged to keep doors and windows closed, as well as small children and pets indoors during the burn hours.
For more information, contact the Camp Parks Community Outreach Division at (925) 785-8782 or go to www.parks.army.mil.