Office of Emergency Services (OES)


IRS Extends Tax-Filing Deadline to November 16th for Storm Victims

October 17, 2023 - The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) approved a request to extend tax deadlines for most California taxpayers to November 16. As a result, most individuals and businesses in California will now have until November 16 to file their 2022 returns and pay any tax due. 

More information is available at and






Trinity County Wildfire and Evacuation Status Viewer Web Map


SBA Offers Rural Disaster Assistance to California Businesses and Residents Affected by the Severe Winter Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides and Mudslides

Low-interest federal disaster loans are available to California businesses and residents affected by the severe winter storms, straight-line winds, flooding, landslides and mudslides that occurred Feb. 21 – July 10, in Calaveras, Fresno, Inyo, Kings, Marin, Plumas, Santa Barbara and Trinity counties. 

SBA has established a Virtual Disaster Loan Outreach Center to provide personalized assistance to business owners, homeowners and renters. 

Virtual Disaster Loan Outreach Center
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
(916) 735-1512

Applicants may apply online, receive additional disaster assistance information and download applications at Applicants may also call SBA’s Customer Service Center at (800) 659-2955 or email for more information on SBA disaster assistance. For people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have a speech disability, please dial 7-1-1 to access telecommunications relay services. Completed applications should be mailed to U.S. Small Business Administration, Processing and Disbursement Center, 14925 Kingsport Road, Fort Worth, TX 76155.

The deadline to apply for property damage is Oct. 10, 2023. The deadline to apply for economic injury is May 9, 2024.

News Release - U.S. Small Business Administration

CA 18051 Fact Sheet Agency Rural

How to Apply for Disaster Loan Assistance 

Be Prepared

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Sign up for CodeRED Emergency Notifications - or text “TrinityCA” to 99411. Enable Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA) on your mobile phone - 

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Emergency Notifications

All residents of Trinity County are encouraged to sign up to receive CodeRED messages of their choosing: i.e. email, text and phone (landline and cell). 

Sign up for CodeRED notifications at
or go to or text “TrinityCA” to 99411

CodeRed Flyer 

Residents can call 866-939-0911 to confirm or change their CodeRed registration information.


County Plans and Guidance

Trinity County Emergency Operations Plan (Update in Progress)

Trinity County Hazard Mitigation Plan (Update in Progress)

Trinity County General Plan - Safety Element (Update in Progress)