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Montecito Fire Protection District
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IS YOUR SPACE DEFENSIBLE?

By Joyce Reed on May 23, 2017 at 11:03 PM in Featured News

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GRILLING SAFETY

By Joyce Reed on May 22, 2017 at 09:50 AM in Featured News

June and July are peak months for summer grilling fires.

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The Montecito Fire Department is accepting applications for Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic positions, 4 days remaining...

By Joyce Reed on May 15, 2017 at 09:50 AM in Featured News

The Montecito Fire Department is accepting applications for Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic positions.

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Tsunami Preparedness Week in California is March 27-31, 2017

By Jackie Jenkins on Mar 22, 2017 at 10:43 PM in Featured News

Tsunami Preparedness Week in California is March 27-31, 2017

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National Weather Service Issues Hazardous Weather Conditions

By Jackie Jenkins on Feb 16, 2017 at 10:44 PM in Featured News

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Warning, Wind Advisory and High Surf Advisory for the Santa Barbara south coast.

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Request for Proposals To Provide a Radio Dispatch System

By Joyce Reed on Jan 05, 2017 at 09:50 AM in Featured News

The Montecito Fire Protection District is seeking a radio dispatch system which will interface with the existing VHF analog radio systems now in operation, and Voice Logging Recorder System.

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The Drought And Tree Mortality In Montecito

By Joyce Reed on Jul 27, 2016 at 08:40 AM in Featured News

The Montecito Fire Protection District is aware that more and more trees are showing signs of severe stress due to the continuing drought. Most alarming is the number of dead trees showing up throughout the District. The diminishing ground moisture, and in some cases completely dried soil conditions, have weakened the defense systems of our native oaks and ornamental pines. Even the hardiest of the tree specimens, eucalyptus trees, are starting to die.

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Anatomy of a Firefighting Success

By Montecito Fire on Nov 05, 2015 at 01:31 PM in Featured News, In the News

Anatomy of a Firefighting Success

Quick Response Last Week Knocked Down Potential Disaster

Santa Barbara Independent, Thursday, November 5, 2015

by KEITH HAMM

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Advisory: TSUNAMI UPDATE 1 FT TIDAL FLUCTUATION REPORTED AT SB CITY HARBOR

By Montecito Staff on Sep 17, 2015 at 09:40 AM in Featured News

Advisory: TSUNAMI UPDATE 1 FT TIDAL FLUCTUATION REPORTED AT SB CITY HARBOR

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Advisory: NWS Tsunami Advisory - One Foot - Santa Barbara County - Expected to arrive at approximately 5:06 a.m

By Montecito Staff on Sep 16, 2015 at 10:06 PM in Featured News

Advisory: NWS Tsunami Advisory - One Foot - Santa Barbara County - Expected to arrive at approximately 5:06 a.m

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