2017 Press Releases

Over 350,000 N-95 masks have been distributed to communities in Santa Barbara County affected by unhealthy levels of smoke from the Thomas Fire. The N-95 masks will continue to be distributed to areas of the county experiencing air that is unhealthy or unhealthy for sensitive groups as measured by the Air Pollution Control District.

Residents living in all areas from Toro Canyon, west to Olive Mill Road/Hot Springs Road and from U.S. Highway 101, north to State route 192, have been notified that they are able to return to their neighborhoods and homes. Prior to resident notification, the area was determined as safe from the Thomas fire and from other hazards.

Evacuation Warning Orders have been lifted for the following areas...

A los residentes que viven en todas las áreas de Toro Canyon, al oeste de Olive Mill Road / Hot Springs Road y de la autopista U.S.-101 al norte de la ruta estatal 192, se les ha notificado que pueden regresar a sus vecindarios y hogares. El área ha sido evaluada y se ha determinado que es un área segura y fuera de peligro del incendio.

Residents living in all areas from Toro Canyon, west to Olive Mill Road/Hot Springs Road and from U.S. Highway 101, north to State route 192, have been notified that they are able to return to their neighborhoods and homes. Prior to resident notification, the area was determined as safe from the Thomas fire and from other hazards. 

Las órdenes de advertencia de evacuación han sido levantadas en las siguientes áreas:



The N-95 masks will continue to be distributed free at the following locations: Goleta Valley Community Center, Goleta City Hall, Santa Barbara Public Library, Carpinteria Public Library, Buellton CVS

Las máscaras N-95 continuarán distribuyéndose gratis en las siguientes ubicaciones: Centro Comunitario Goleta Valley, Goleta City Hall, Biblioteca Pública de Santa Bárbara, Biblioteca Pública de Carpinteria, Buellton CVS

Evacuation Orders have been lifted for the following areas . . .

Las órdenes de evacuación se han elimindao para las siguientes areas