RE: 'Furious over delay in lifting evacuation order' - [Village News, Opinion, 11/1/07]
Last updated 11/15/2007 at Noon
When you mention that you could not re-enter Fallbrook on Tuesday, there was a reason for this. There were still many fires going strong and people were still being asked to evacuate with police going on each street and knocking on individual’s doors. Wednesday was not any better. The evacuation order was for our safety, not our convenience.
We all know it was a pain, but that is why no one in Fallbrook died or was harmed because we were not supposed to be here. I evacuated Monday and Tuesday night, coming home both days and leaving in the evening and then returned for good, against reco...