2018 Press Releases

This Report is a summary of the findings for the requested bulk sample analysis of the mud/debris resulting from the flood/mudslide that recently occurred in the San Ynez Mountains behind Montecito, California.

Los equipos continúan los esfuerzos de búsqueda y rescate en las áreas del flujo de escombros.

Crews continued with search and recovery within the debris flow areas.

Caltrans has announced that Highway 101 is expected to reopen to both northbound and southbound traffic between Santa Barbara and Ventura in time for the morning commute on Monday, January 22, 2018.

Caltrans ha anunciado que se espera que se reabrirá la Autopista 101 para el tráfico en ambas direcciones hacia el norte y sur entre Santa Barbara y Ventura a tiempo para el viaje al trabajo durante la mañana del lunes, 22 de enero de 2018.

The purpose is to provide the community with an update on the recovery process, including progress on utilities and local roadways, and planning for the next storm.

El objetivo de esta reunión es para proporcionar a la comunidad una actualización sobre el proceso de recuperación, incluyendo el proceso de restauración de servicios públicos, el estado de caminos locales, y la planeación para la próxima tormenta.

Just before 10:00 a.m. this morning, January 20, 2018, a search and recovery Human Remains Detection dog team located the body of an adult female in the 100 block of Santo Tomas Lane near Olive Mill Road and above Coast Village Road.

The Santa Barbara County Public Health Dept. is issuing a warning to the public to avoid consuming recreational harvested raw shellfish caught in ocean waters where bacterial levels continue to be elevated.

Los equipos continuaron con la búsqueda y recuperación dentro de las áreas de flujo de escombros.