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Chestnut Street Fire – November 6, 2018

Final update 11/8/2018    At approximately 9:44 a.m., the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department (LPFD) responded to a fire at 284 North I Street, a 4-plex apartment building. The first fire unit on the scene determined the fire to be a 2-alarm blaze and requested additional units. Members from the Livermore-Pleasanton Fire Department, Alameda County Fire Department, Livermore Police Department, Paramedics Plus, Pacific Gas and Electric, and the American Red Cross assisted in the response. At approximately 10:15 a.m., the fire was under control.

The building at 284 North I Street was completely destroyed. An adjacent building at 2329 Chestnut Street, a 4-plex apartment building, received partial damage and is temporarily uninhabitable. Approximately 35 people were displaced due to damage from the fire and no major injuries were reported.

In cooperation with Livermore Area Recreation and Park District (LARPD), the American Red Cross established a temporary emergency shelter for residents displaced by the fire at the Robert Livermore Community Center, located at 4444 East Avenue in Livermore.

General donations of items cannot be accepted at this time. To inquire about the specific needs of the displaced residents, please call CityServe of the Tri-Valley, a local non-profit serving Tri-Valley people in crisis, at (925) 223-6947 or email at info@cityservetrivalley.org. Please direct monetary donations to: CityServe of the Tri-Valley (https://cityservetrivalley.org/donate/).