County waives deadline for fire victims
Last updated 10/23/2008 at Noon
SAN DIEGO — The County Department of Planning and Land Use has told hundreds of fire survivors they don’t have to worry about an October 21 deadline that could have forced them out of temporary trailers on their property.
The department sent letters this week to 366 fire survivors telling them the county won’t enforce its one-year deadline on the emergency permits that allowed survivors to live in temporary trailers and shelters on their land after last fall’s fires destroyed their homes.
After the fires, survivors were issued Emergency Temporary Occupancy Permits to let them stay...