2018 Press Releases

El objetivo es para proporcionar a la comunidad una actualización sobre el proceso de recuperación, el Centro Local de Recuperación y Asistencia y la planificación para la próxima tormenta.

A Community Meeting will be held to provide the community with an update on the recovery process, the Local Recovery and Assistance Center and planning for the next storm.

The Red Cross Shelter is transitioning from Santa Barbara City College to San Marcos High School in the cafeteria at 4750 Hollister Ave., Santa Barbara, CA. 93110. The shelter opened at this location at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018 for those displaced as a result of the recent fire and storm event.

El refugio de la Cruz Roja está en transición del Colegio de la Ciudad de Santa Bárbara (Santa Barbara City College) a San Marcos High School en la cafetería en 4750 Hollister Ave., Santa Bárbara, California. 93110. El refugio se abrió en este lugar a la 1 p.m. el lunes 15 de enero de 2018 para los desplazados como resultado del reciente evento de incendios y tormentas

The Sheriff's Office is pleased to announce that 53-year-old John "Jack" Keating has been located safely in Ventura with his dog "Tiny" and is no longer on our active missing persons list. Keating is a transient and turns out was in Carpinteria and not Montecito during the storm.

We have transitioned from search and rescue mode to search and recovery mode. Crews continue searching buildings and debris flows for trapped victims.

Hemos hecho la transición de búsqueda y rescate al modo de búsqueda y recuperación. Las cuadrillas continúan buscando edificios y flujos de escombros para las víctimas atrapadas.

As of 6:30 p.m. tonight, January 14, 2018, there are four active missing persons cases related to the January 9, 2018 flood incident in Montecito. The list decreased from five to four cases after 30-year-old Pinit Sutthithepa nicknamed "Oom" was located deceased at 3:45 p.m. yesterday, January 13, in the area of Hot Springs Road near Olive Mill Road during search and recovery efforts.

The County Office of Emergency Management developed an interactive web map for property owners to access damage assessment data for their homes and businesses

La Oficina de Gestíon de Emergencias del Condado desarrolló un mapa interactivo en el web para que los propietarios puedan acceder a los datos de evaluación de daños para sus hogares y negocios