Click this link to optimize Open Town Hall for screen readers Skip to Content
Open Town Hall
Open Town Hall

What questions do you have around the Carr Fire?

Sort by:

126 registered questions

Question Browser


Audra Wilcox outside Redding City Limits
August 16, 2018, 6:12 PM

Are they safe after extended power outages and rotten food

1 comment

Bubble grey black

City Manager's Office over 1 year ago

You'll have to use your own judgment on that one based on how much you are willing to clean it out. Shasta County's Health and Human Services department has said there is no hazard to throwing out the food and cleaning out the fridge, but you will need to clean it to remove any bacteria, germs, and mold that may have accumulated. It may smell bad, but that doesn't not necessarily equate to being a health hazard.


To write a comment, your browser needs to accept cookies from

Read more >

Open Town Hall is not a certified voting system or ballot box. As with any public comment process, participation in Open Town Hall is voluntary. The questions in this record are not necessarily representative of the whole population, nor do they reflect the opinions of any government agency or elected officials.