What to Know About the Hill Fire: Evacuation Information

Morgan Hashiguchi

Editor's Note: This story is no longer being updated. For the latest evacuations in both the Hill and Woolsey Fires, visit this page

The Hill fire began Thursday in the area of Hill Canyon and Santa Rosa Valley, and continued to burn thousands of acres into Friday.

Here's what to know.

Mandatory Evacuations

Evacuation Centers

Borchard Community Center – 190 Reino Road. Newbury Park, CA 91320.

  • N-95 masks available.
  • Accepting small animals.

Camarillo Community Center – 1605 East Burnley St. Camarillo, CA 93010.

  • N-95 masks available.
  • Accepting small animals.

School Closures

  • California State University Channel Islands – Friday, Nov. 9
  • Cal Lutheran University (except for emergency personnel)
  • Moorpark Community College
  • Pepperdine University (Malibu and Calabasas campuses)

For Ventura County School Closures, please check the Ventura County Office of Education website 

Animal Shelters

Ventura County Fairgrounds – 10 W. Harbor Blvd., Ventura, CA 93001

  • Ventura County Animal Services (805) 388-4258
  • Accepting large animals

Pierce College – 7100 El Rancho Drive Woodland Hills, CA 91371 (Entrance off Desoto Ave.)

  • Los Angeles County Animal Services
  • Accepting large animals

Ventura County Animal Shelter – 600 Aviation Dr, Camarillo, CA 93010

  • Ventura County Animal Services (805) 388-4258
  • Accepting small animals
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