The combination of strong winds, low humidity, and dry vegetation makes for extremely dangerous conditions, city officials said.
Incumbent Susan Wengraf and challenger Richard Illgen both have decades of experience, but differ on the best approaches to address Berkeley’s challenges.
The murder suspect had just been released from jail three days before the fatal shooting, according to court papers.
A red flag warning has been issued for the Berkeley Hills and several other Bay Area regions from 1 p.m. Thursday to Saturday at 6 a.m.
Police have announced the arrest of a 26-year-old Berkeley man in connection with a fatal shooting Saturday at a Berkeley Hills home.
Police are investigating a fatal shooting at a Berkeley Hills home Saturday.
The concerns are at an all-time high during a historically destructive fire season.
Alameda County has issued a red flag warning for the Berkeley Hills from Monday night through Wednesday morning.
When complete, Karina Epperlein’s mural on the double doors of her garage, will feature up to 100 names, as well as identifying details, of people who have been victims of police brutality nationwide.