Cal Fire to Conduct Prescribed Burns at County Park East of San Jose

6/27/2022 7:31:00 PM

Cal Fire is scheduled to conduct prescribed burns today and tomorrow at Joseph D. Grant County Park east of San Jose.

Cal Fire, Prescribed Burns

Cal Fire is scheduled to conduct prescribed burns today and tomorrow at Joseph D. Grant County Park east of San Jose .

Skies will likely be a bit smoky east of San Jose on Monday and Tuesday when Cal Fire plans to conduct a 73-acre prescribed burn in Joseph D. Grant County Park.

A Cal Fire news release said that the Bay Area Air Quality Management District approved 15 acres for burning Monday and the remaining 58 acres Tuesday.The park is located about 8 miles east of San Jose and the portion being used to support the fire will be closed to the public.

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The park is located about 8 miles east of San Jose and the portion being used to support the fire will be closed to the public. Cal Fire has initiated an air attack including a helicopter and air tankers. . Stay informed about local news and weather. Get the NBC Bay Area app for ..