Alamo fire live online Comments on Stories, posted by Editor, Danville Weekly Online, on Mar 22, 2009 at 7:29 pm
A smoldering fire in the Alamo hills can be watched right now on the San Ramon Valley Protection District [Web Link live cam] The fire was first reported at 3:30 a.m. destroying a three-story home and has been smoldering all day.
Read the full story here Web Link posted Sunday, March 22, 2009, 6:20 PM
Posted by Cervato Neighborhood, a resident of the Blackhawk neighborhood, on Mar 22, 2009 at 7:29 pm
We wish to thank Chief Price for his team in protection of our neighborhoods from Cervato Circle to Castle Crest from the fire that destroyed our neighbors' home. We will care for and support our neighbors as they rebuild their home in our neighborhood. More importantly, we will make sure our neighbors experience the support of all neighborhoods.
Thank you to all neighbors in our Alamo region for coming today to offer all support necessary to continue our neighbors in our community of neighborhoods. Such showing demonstrates why Alamo region community of neighborhoods works so well!
Posted by Ned and Dianna, a resident of another community, on Mar 25, 2009 at 8:39 am
Karen, Chris, Sophie and family,
We are so sorry about the loss of your home and belongings and very thankful you escaped unharmed. You will rebuild and have your dream home back but until then know that you have many friends that care about your family and will do whatever it takes to help you through this tough time.
Posted by Community courtesy, a resident of the Alamo neighborhood, on Mar 30, 2009 at 7:36 pm
AS I visited our Alamo Business District today with a request to join Alamo region neighbors in a gift basket for our neighbors who are still trying to account for collectively 40 years of losses due to this fire, I was treated as less than a neighbor. I was advised that I must have Elmer Glasser's approval to even talk about being a generous neighbor.
I shall not bother Elmer or any of the P-2B committee with the issue created in the district and I will be the cordial provider of much that should have been offered by local merchants. But it still illustrates the separation that makes Alamo a ZIP code and not a community.
If you wish to prove me wrong, and I welcome such proof, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or +1.925.933.4076.
We are a community of neighborhoods and will always celebrate neighbors!