Governor Schwarzenegger Tours Fire Damage

October 16, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger was in the Los Angeles area Thursday morning touring damage caused by one of the wildfires there.Thursday morning the Governor signed an executive order to waive fees and assist in recovery efforts for fire victims in Los Angeles, Ventura and San Bernardino counties. He's already declared a state of emergency in each of those counties.

Calmer winds are giving firefighters the break they need to make progress against four wildfires in southern California.

Wednesday, officials lifted the last of the evacuation orders for residents near the "Sesnon Fire" and the "Marek Fire" at opposite ends of the San Fernando Valley.



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