Santa Barbara County would like to remind residents to register at the "Aware and Prepare" emergency notification system website at www.awareandprepare.org. "This is an invaluable resource during emergency situations," said Gina DePinto, County Communications Manager.


The Santa Barbara County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is requesting the public's participation to review and comment on the 2016 Multi-Jurisdictional Hazard Mitigation Plan Update by 5 p.m. Wednesday, August 24.

The Santa Barbara County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is facilitating two community town halls on Friday, July 15, 2016. Citizen input is crucial to creating a more resilient community, so all residents are encouraged to participate.