Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Mandatory Evacuations for Jesusita Fire, Santa Barabara Sheriff Dept

SBC-JIC Jesusita Fire 008 DATE: May 6, 2009 TIME: 6:20 PM (Pacific Standard Time) Excerpt from press release; full press release here: The Santa Barbara Sheriff’s Department has issued the following MANDATORY evacuation order for the following areas due to the changing conditions of the Jesusita Fire. MANDATORY EVACUATIONS · The mandatory evacuation order has been expanded to include: San Roque and Foothill Road South to State Street (Western boundary), from State Street to Micheltorena,Micheltorena North to the end of the road extending to Alameda Padre Serra. · The overall mandatory evacuation order areas now includes: Morada Lane (Western boundary) and Ontare North to Camino Cielo, Foothill Road and Morada to San Roque,San Roque South to State Street (Western boundary), State Street to Micheltorena, Micheltorena North to the end of the road, extending to Alameda Padre Serra, Alameda Padre Serra East to Sycamore Canyon Road (Eastern boundary), North on Sycamore Canyon to HWY 192 West to El Cielito. EVACUATION WARNINGS · The evacuation warning area has expanded and now includes: La Cumbre Road (Western boundary) to State Street, State Street to De La Vina, De La Vina to Anapamu, Anapamu to Anacapa, Anacapa South to De La Guerra, De La Guerra to Milpas, Milpas to Montecito Street, Montecito Street to Alameda Padre Serra _________________________________________________ For more information go to the County’s website at For more information on road closures, call Road Closure Hot Line at (805) 568-3006 or go to The Jesusita Fire Call Center number is 805-681-5197. The Animal Services Hotline is 805-681-4332. News Media Contacts: William H. Boyer Communications Director (805) 696-1163 Nina Johnson Public Information Officer City of Santa Barbara (805) 897-2476 CommieBama Hats and More Chicago News Bench RSS Feed Follow ChiNewsBench on Twitter