New Evacuations as of 7:45 a.m. Mandatory Evacuation Orders The Mandatory Evacuation Order is expanded to include a portion of Montecito as follows: all areas north of Sycamore Canyon Road and East Valley Road (Highway 192) between El Cielito Road and Gibraltar Road on the western boundary to Hot Springs Road north to East Camino Cielo on the [...]
ADVERTENCIA DE EVACUACION A PARTIR DEL JUEVES 7 DE MAYO DEL 2009, 1345 HRS • El área bajo advertencia de evacuación ha sido extendida hasia el Sureste de la región e incluyen las siguentes zonas: Desde La Cumbre Road (Borde Oeste) hasta la calle State, desde la calle State hasta De La Vina, desde la De La Vina hasta la Anapamu, desde la [...]
Santa Barbara County Second District Supervisor Janet Wolf discusses the county's involvement and response to the recent develops of the Jesusita Fire.
The Latest: Several homes burned overnight in the areas of Tunnel Road, Mission Canyon, Spyglass Ridge. The exact number is not available; estimates are at more than 20 houses. An estimated 500 acres have been burned. Fire-fighting aircraft continue to drop water and retardant (a mixture of mostly water and some chemicals) on the fire zone. [...]
From the Joint Information Center: Effective 2300 (11:00pm) May 6, 2009 Mandatory evacuation order are reduced to an evacuation warning in the following two areas: Constance and State Street, South on State to Micheltorena, Micheltorena to Garden Street, Garden Street to Constance, Constance to State Street, and the Alamar Road area. On the [...]
Jesusita Fire Update from KCSB available on Twitter @KCSB An updated map of the Evacuation Warnings and Mandatory Evacuation areas, including large animal, small animal, Red Cross evacuation centers, and school closures. Keep you radios tuned to KCSB-FM 91.9 and we'll pass information on to you as soon as we get it.
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* International Workers Day on the UCSB campus Casey Capachi, Jorge Cuellar, Sunny Sidhu * Preview of Filipino Culture Night Roelle Balan Announcer Sunny Sidhu Headlines Robyn Pennington
* UCSB students held a press conference opposing the county's Social Host Ordinance and the "urgency" ordinance to stop drinking on Isla Vista beaches during Floatopia 2 Jordan Katz * Swine flu update, English and Spanish Daniel Alvarenga Announcer Meredith Taylor
* Janitors for Justice Roelle Balan * Comments from people waiting in line for Dalai Lama * Exerpt from press conference with Dalai Lama * Social Host Ordinance & Doreen Farr Omer Harari Announcer: Gilbert Vasquez Reporters: Andrea Garcia, Jordan Katz, Erick Mendoza, Cathy Murillo, and Gilbert Vasquez