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Montecito Firefighters establish fund to assist families of the firefighters who perished in the Arizona Wildfire, June 30, 2013

By Montecito Fire on Jul 01, 2013 at 10:25 AM in Press Releases

MONTECITO, CA - July 1, 2013 - The devastating loss of nineteen lives in the Arizona wildfire on June 30, 2013 has not only affected the fire service overall, but one of our own Montecito Fire families.


Sky Lanterns prohibited in Montecito

Sky Lanterns prohibited in Montecito
By Montecito Fire on Jun 08, 2013 at 04:23 PM in Press Releases

Sky Lanterns are prohibited in the State of California, including Montecito.

See State Fire Marshal's Bulletin dated June 8, 2012 for more information.


Montecito Fire responds with USFS to

By Montecito Fire on May 27, 2013 at 01:16 PM in Press Releases

May 27, 2013 - 4:26 pm. Just before 3:00 pm today, Montecito Fire responded equipment to the vegetation fire that is in the vicinity of Paradise Road near the Los Padres National Forest campgrounds.


Structure Fire – Hot Springs Road

By Montecito Fire on May 08, 2013 at 02:09 PM in Noteworthy Incidents

At approximately 7:45 in the evening of December 29, Montecito Fire Protection District and allied agencies responded to a report of a structure fire.


Montecito Fire Promotes 3 Firefighters

By Montecito Fire on Apr 16, 2013 at 09:55 AM in Press Releases

MONTECITO, CA -The Montecito Fire Protection District promoted three firefighters with a ceremony Monday afternoon during the Regular Meeting of the Board of Directors at Fire District Headquarters.


How Did Establishing A Pension Obligation Bond Save The Fire District Over $160,000?

By Montecito Fire on Nov 01, 2012 at 08:57 AM in Noteworthy Incidents

November 1, 2012 - What is a Side Fund? There has been a lot of conversation about Montecito Fire District's Pension Obligation Bond and how it relates to the pay off of the District's Side Fund.


Montecito Fire provides fire education to local schools during Fire Prevention Week

By Montecito Fire on Oct 08, 2012 at 01:35 PM in Press Releases

October 8, 2012 - In honor of Fire Prevention Week, The Montecito Fire District will be teaching fire safety to elementary school children within the Montecito Community.

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