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Montecito Firefighter's To Host 21st Annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast

By Aaron Briner on Jun 22, 2016 at 11:19 PM in Press Releases

Montecito Firefighter's To Host 21st Annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast

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By Aaron Briner on Jun 15, 2016 at 05:26 PM in Noteworthy Incidents

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MONTECITO FIRE DISTRICT TO TEST EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION METHODS JUNE 15, 2016

By Aaron Briner on Jun 09, 2016 at 12:27 AM in Press Releases

MONTECITO FIRE DISTRICT TO TEST EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION METHODS JUNE 15, 2016

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Structure Fire - 600 Block Juan Crespi

By Aaron Briner on Jun 06, 2016 at 08:10 PM in Press Releases

Structure Fire - 600 Block Juan Crespi

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Wind Event Causes Major Power Outage

By Aaron Briner on Apr 16, 2016 at 07:16 PM in Press Releases

An extreme wind event caused a major power outage in Montecito, resulting in multiple fire department responses throughout the night. Wind gusts surpassing 60 miles per hour separated power lines from power poles, triggering transformer fires, and extreme power surges inside residences.

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Montecito Fire Thanks Dispatchers During National Telecommunicators Week

By Aaron Briner on Apr 11, 2016 at 06:59 PM in Press Releases

April 10th – April 16th is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. This week-long event, held annually during the second week of April, honors telecommunications personnel in the public safety community.

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Trail Rescue, Cold Springs Trail at Tangerine Falls

By Aaron Briner on Mar 23, 2016 at 12:53 AM in Press Releases

MONTECITO, CA –March 22, 2016, 2:07 PM– The Montecito Fire Protection District and Santa Barbara Search and Rescue responded to a report of two stranded hikers on the side of a rock, located at the base of Tangerine Falls on the West Fork of the Cold Springs Trail.

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Trail Rescue, Romero Canyon Trail

By Aaron Briner on Mar 19, 2016 at 02:25 AM in Press Releases

March 18, 2016, 4:57 PM– The Montecito Fire Protection District responded to an injured bicyclist reported 100 feet down from the Romero Canyon Trail, approximately 1.5 miles from the top of E. Camino Cielo, and 4.5 miles from the Romero Trailhead.

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Structure Fire - 1901 East Valley Road

By Aaron Briner on Sep 25, 2015 at 03:32 PM in Noteworthy Incidents

On September 25, 2015, at 1:32 p.m., the Montecito Fire Protection District responded to a structure fire at 1901 East Valley Rd. The fire was reported by Valley Club maintenance personnel.

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National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week is April 12-18, 2015

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week is April 12-18, 2015
By Aaron Briner on Apr 15, 2015 at 11:44 AM in Press Releases

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week is April 12-18, 2015 (formerly known as: Dispatcher Appreciation Week).

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