The areas given protection include these zip codes near the destructive Valley Fire in San Diego’s East County: 91901, 91905, 91906, 91914, 91915, 91916, 91917, 91935, 91962, 91963, 91978, 91980, 92021, 92019, 92021, 92040, and 92154.
By James Bikales, CALmatters
CalMatters is an independent public interest journalism venture covering California state politics and government.
Photo: A firefighter hoses down a burning home to help stop the spread of the fire to nearby homes in the Skyhawk community as the Shady Fire burns in Santa Rosa, on Sept. 28, 2020. Photo by Dai Sugano, Bay Area News Group
November 12, 2020 (Sacramento) - As this year’s historic wildfire season winds down, Californians living in fire-prone territory got temporary relief from another threat: they can’t lose their homeowners’ insurance policies for another year.