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Woolsey And Hill Fires: Evacuations, Road Closures And School Closures

Here are the latest evacuations and road closures due to the Woolsey Fire burning in Los Angeles and Ventura counties.

Evacuation Repopulation:

The following areas are no longer under an evacuation order:

  • The following areas in Malibu have reopened to residents only:
    • Pacific Coast Highway between Carbon Canyon Road to Webb Way.
    • From the ocean to the northern City limit
    • Neighborhoods of Serra Retreat and Sweetwater Mesa
  • Mandatory evacuation orders have been lifted for homes in the Lake Sherwood community that are north of the lake and south of Potrero Road. This includes: Lake Sherwood Drive, Stone Creek Court, Baybrook Court, David Lane, Ravensbury Street, Cricketfield Court and Trentham Road.
  • City of Calabasas: the neighborhoods of Calabasas Highlands, Mulholland Heights and Mountain Park.
    • From Mulholland Highway to Eddingham Avenue
    • Southeast of Mulholland Highway to the intersection of Summit to Summit Mountainway and Adamsville Avenue
  • Camarillo Springs (Hill Fire)
  • California State University Channel Islands (Hill Fire)
  • Dos Vientos (Hill Fire)
  • Vallecito Trailer Park (Hill Fire)
  • Point Mugu Naval Base (Hill Fire)
  • Bell Canyon – Entire Community (Woolsey Fire)
  • Thousand Oaks – South of Highway 101, east of S. Westlake Blvd. to the Ventura/L.A. County Line (Woolsey Fire)
  • Thousand Oaks – all areas north of Highway 101, including North Ranch and Oak Park (Woolsey Fire)
  • Thousand Oaks /Newbury Park – all areas south of Highway 101, north of Potrero Road and west of Westlake Blvd. (Woolsey Fire)
  • Simi Valley – Long Canyon, Bridal Path, Wood Ranch (Woolsey Fire)
  • Unincorporated Topanga, including neighborhoods: North of Viewridge Road, south of the Los Angeles City limit, east of Topanga Canyon Boulevard, west of Double Ranch Road or Santa Maria Road.
  • Parts of Liberty Canyon in Agoura Hills, including neighborhoods that are: south of Agoura Road, east of Cornell Road, west of Las Virgenes Road and north of Mulholland Highway.


Mandatory Evacuations

  • Lake Sherwood, Hidden Valley and Carlisle Canyon Road remain under mandatory evacuation Wednesday except for the area north of Lake Sherwood. Check the list above for details on which areas have been repopulated.
  • The Malibu Colony neighborhood and Civic Center area.
  • East of Las Posas Rd and South of Potrero Rd to the Pacific Coast Highway and L.A.-Ventura County Line.
  • White Stallion Rd. north of Potrero Rd.
  • Evacuation orders remain in effect for neighborhoods north of the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) and Tuna Canyon Road.
  • Evacuation orders remain in effect for neighborhoods north of the PCH and Topanga Canyon Boulevard.
  • Full Closure on Rambla Pacifico Drive 400 meters north of the PCH.

Real-Time Evacuation Map

Road Closures

  • Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) is closed between Sunset Boulevard and Las Posas Rd. It has been opened to residents only between Carbon Canyon Road and Webb Way.
  • Topanga Canyon Blvd. is closed from Mulholland Highway to the PCH.
  • State Route 23 is closed from the PCH to Potrero Rd.
  • Full Closure at Tuna Canyon Road and Pacific Coast Highway.
  • Potrero Road at Stafford Road.
  •  Potrero Road at Wendy Drive
  •  Westlake Blvd at Carlisle Road

Evacuation Centers

  • California Lutheran University – Gilbert Sport & Fitness Center  (Small Gymnasium) 130 Overton Ct. Thousand Oaks, Ca. 91360
  • Taft Charter High School – 5461 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills, CA 91364
  • Palisades High School
  • Pierce College – 7100 El Rancho Dr., Woodland Hills, CA 91371 (Entrance off Desoto Ave.)
    • Los Angeles County Animal Services
    • Accepting large animals (at capacity)

Animal Shelters

*Animals in crates are accepted at all Red Cross shelters EXCEPT Palisades Charter*

  • The Humane Society of Ventura County
    • Dogs, Cats, Horses, and other domesticated animals – 402 Bryant St., Ojai, CA 93023
    • (805) 646-6505
  • Ventura County Fair Grounds – 10 W. Harbor Blvd., Ventura, CA 93001 (call to check capacity (805) 388-4258)
    • Ventura County Animal Services (805) 388-4258 (space for small animals)
  • Ventura County Animal Shelter – 600 Aviation Dr, Camarillo, CA 93010
    • Ventura County Animal Services (805) 388-4258
  • Simi Valley Animal Shelter – 670 W Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley · (805) 388-4341 (space for small animals)
  • Pierce College – 7100 El Rancho Drive Woodland Hills, CA 91371 (Entrance off Desoto Ave.) (at capacity)
    • Los Angeles County Animal Services
  • Hansen Dam Equestrian Center – 11127 Orcas Avenue, Lake View Terrace, CA 91342 (at capacity)
    • Los Angeles County Animal Services
  • Earl Warren Show Grounds – 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 Check-in at Gate C off of Calle Real
    • Accepting large animals

If you need large animal assistance, please call (818) 991-0071, or (805) 388-4258.

School Closures

  • Pepperdine to close its Malibu and Calabasas campuses through the Thanksgiving holiday period. Classes resume on Nov. 26.
  • All schools in Malibu closed through Nov. 16, according to the Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District.
  • California State University Channel Islands classes will resume as scheduled on Tuesday, Nov. 13.
  • Cal Lutheran's classes resume Monday at its Thousand Oaks, Woodland Hills, Oxnard and Berkley campuses, but classes at the Westlake Village Center will moved to the Thousand Oaks campus.
  • The following Ventura County districts and schools will be closed through Thanksgiving. For the latest Ventura County school closure information click here:Bridges Charter School in Thousand Oaks
    Conejo Valley Unified School District
    Dean Triggs School in Thousand Oaks
    Las Virgenes Unified School District
    MATES Charter School in Thousand Oaks
    Oak Park Unified School District
  • For Ventura County Community College District Closures, please check their website at


If you would like to help Woolsey Fire victims, officials urge monetary donations to local non-profits, such as:

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