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FREE Fire-Safe Landscaping & Erosion Control Workshop

FREE Fire-Safe Landscaping & Erosion Control Workshop

Plan to attend a FREE Fire-Safe Landscaping & Erosion Control Workshop in Montecito, 6-8:30 p.m., Wed., May 30 at Montecito Covenant Church. Read More…

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May 23 Community Informational Meeting

May 23 Community Informational Meeting

May 23 Community Informational Meeting Public invited to a Community Informational Meeting at 5 p.m. Wed., May 23 at Cold Spring School, 2243 Sycamore Canyon Rd. Topics include the Like-for-Like Ordinance, drafting the Thomas Fire/Debris Flow Recovery Strategic Plan, and proposed hazard mitigation projects.  Read the full

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County Partners with Non-Profit to Provide Support for Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Thomas Fire and/or 1/9 Debris Flow at the Montecito Center

County Partners with Non-Profit to Provide Support for Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Thomas Fire and/or 1/9 Debris Flow at the Montecito Center

County Partners with Non-Profit to Provide Support for Small Businesses Economically Impacted by the Thomas Fire and/or 1/9 Debris Flow at the Montecito Center   On-site support will now be available at the Montecito Center for Preparedness, Recovery and Rebuilding, for small businesses economically impacted by the

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A Look At The First 100 Days

A Look At The First 100 Days Santa Barbara County reflects on key milestones in the response and recovery to the 1/9 Debris Flow in this special issue of the County’s Recovery eNews. Read the  1/9 Debris Flow 100-Day Report here. Missed the first issue of the Recovery eNews? Read more

Montecito Center for Preparedness, Recovery and Rebuilding Opening Thursday, March 8, 2018

Montecito Center for Preparedness, Recovery and Rebuilding Opening Thursday, March 8, 2018

Montecito Center for Preparedness, Recovery and Rebuilding Opening Thursday, March 8, 2018 A new center is opening in Montecito Thursday, March 8, 2018 to serve as a central source of support, information and resources for residents, businesses, employees and communities affected by the Thomas Fire and 1/9

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FOOD BENEFITS AVAILABLE FOR CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE AND/OR MUDSLIDE VICTIMS

FOOD BENEFITS AVAILABLE FOR CALIFORNIA WILDFIRE AND/OR MUDSLIDE VICTIMS

The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) today announced that individuals and families impacted by the wildfires and/or mudslides in Santa Barbara or Ventura Counties may be eligible to receive one month of Disaster CalFresh food assistance. Read the full Press Release

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Disaster Recovery Center Opening on February 5

Disaster Recovery Center Opening on February 5

The previous Local Recovery and Assistance Center will be closing at 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 3. Beginning at noon on Monday, February 5, a Disaster Recovery Center will be operating at the same location at the Calvary Chapel Church located at 1 N. Cesar Chavez. The

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MONTECITO COMMUNITY ASKED TO PROVIDE A VISION FOR REBUILDING

MONTECITO COMMUNITY ASKED TO PROVIDE A VISION FOR REBUILDING

January’s winter storm and subsequent debris flows forever changed the landscape in and around Montecito, but those who live and work there say the devastating event has bolstered their determination to come out of the disaster better and stronger. In an effort to capture that spirit, community

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Southern California Edison Helps the Community Clean Up

Southern California Edison Helps the Community Clean Up

Southern California Edison (SCE) is coordinating the distribution of 100 debris removal clean-up kits to returning homeowners and renters in the Montecito area. This effort has been made possible by generous donations and outreach organized through SCE. Read the Full Press Release

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During an emergency when the power is out and when critical and timely information must get out to the general public, the County Office of Emergency Management will utilize satellite equipment to regularly communicate with designated County radio stations that have generators and can continue to broadcast. Visit this link for a list of stations to check if you lose power and cannot access the Internet.

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