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U.S. Forest Service, CAL FIRE, County Sheriff and Fire officials gather at the Los Padres National Forest Headquarters for a press conference on Sunday afternoon.

Brandon Yadegari

U.S. Forest Service, CAL FIRE, County Sheriff and Fire officials gather at the Los Padres National Forest Headquarters for a press conference on Sunday afternoon.


County, State, and Forest Service Officials Give Press Conference on Whittier Fire


[UPDATE: 2:50 p.m., July 9]

At 2 p.m., officials gathered at the Los Padres National Forest headquarters in Goleta and gave updates on the Whittier Fire. Watch the press conference in full below:

[ORIGINAL STORY]

For a live update on the status of the Whittier Fire — including acreage burned, damage to structures, containment efforts, and evacuations — visit The Santa Barbara Independent‘s Facebook page today, July 9, at 2 p.m., when fire officials will be holding a press conference from Los Padres National Forest headquarters in Goleta. Santa Barbara County Fire Department officials will be joined by information officers from the U.S. Forest Service and Cal Fire.



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