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Long-Term Recovery Effort
A multitude of generous individuals and organizations have come together to assist and help unite the residents of the Malden and Pine City communities in the aftermath of the Babb Road Fire on September 7, 2020. In the wake of the destructive path that the wildfire left behind, the community is coming together to rebuild.
Contact us if you have questions about the recovery effort. Email us if you would like to meet with a Case Manager.
Stop by the office if you need to talk to someone.
LTRO Board Member, Janell Turner, will be staffing the phone and office on Fridays, between the hours of 8am and 10am if you would like to visit in person.
IMAGE: Hank Cramer is the on-site representative of the Emergency Management Division, Washington State Military Dept.
The public is invited to virtual long-term recovery meetings the third Wednesday of each month from 7-9 p.m. Further instructions and links to these meetings are on our Facebook Page in events.
Board members are staffing the LTRO office for residents who would like to visit with them. Mask up and come say hello!
Wednesdays (Tonya) 12-2 p.m.
Fridays (Janell) 8-10 a.m.
Saturdays (Misty) 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
How to Volunteer
Individuals or organizations who are interested in volunteering to help our community rebuild, please contact Doug Arlt, our Volunteer Coordinator, for opportunities. Or call 509-508-9806 and we will put you in touch with Doug.
We are grateful for all the support.
Innovia Foundation and United Way of Whitman County have created emergency fire relief funds to assist those affected by the Babb Road Fire. Please direct your charitable dollars to those organizations.
Stories & Updates
Senate panel passes Schoesler bill offering property-tax relief for residents rebuilding homes ruined by wildfires
SENATOR MARK SCHOESLER 9TH LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT - WASHINGTON STATE SENATE 360-786-7620 | 800-562-6000 | P.O. Box 40409 Olympia, WA 98504-0409 For Release: Feb. 23, 2021 Media Contact: Brian Zylstra/360-786-7869 OLYMPIA… A Senate committee has approved...
This article first appeared on KXLY February 15, 2021. By Erin Robinson MALDEN, Wash. — The Washington Fire Chiefs Association will present a $20,000 check to the town of Malden/Pine City Fire Department to aid in efforts to rebuild fire protection capability. The...
After FEMA denial, Small Business Administration loans offer new avenue for Whitman County fire recovery
This article first appeared in The Spokesman Review on February 11, 2021. By Emma Epperly, email@example.com (509) 459-5122 The Small Business Administration will offer federal disaster low-interest loans to individuals and businesses affected by devastating...
Innovia Foundation has established the Wildfire Emergency Response Fund – Eastern Washington to provide emergency relief to nonprofit organizations and businesses supporting communities, individuals and families adversely impacted by the 2020 wildfire season.
United Way of Whitman County has created the Whitman County Fire Community Relief Fund to assist those affected by the firestorm that leveled Malden and Pine City and destroyed homes in the Colfax area during the September 7 Babb Road Fire.
Get in Touch. Get Involved.
Send us a message if you need recovery assistance or have ideas about helping our community rebuild.
Tell us how we are doing. We want to hear from you.
Pine Creek Community Operations
P.O. Box 47, Rosalia, WA 99170
Office Hours: M-F, 9 a.m-5 p.m. Tel: 1-509-508-9806
214 W. Moreland Avenue, Malden, WA