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Community Alert 2010

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December 28, 2010
Nancy Callahan joins Community Alert to talk about the Wildlife Information Literature Data & Education Service (WILD) and the various services they provide. Website

December 21, 2010
Sheriff’s Department Chaplin Father Jon joins Community Alert.

December 14. 2010
Casa Esperanza Executive Director Michael Foley joins Community Alert to talk about local homeless issues. Website

December 7, 2010
Animal Rescue Team Executive Director Julia di Sieno joins Community Alert to talk about their animal rescue services. Website

November 30, 2010
Ted and Mike review local current events and issues.

November 23, 2010
Ted and Mike review local current events and issues. Website of the week Santa Barbara County Public Health Department. Website

November 16, 2010
California FAIR Plan Association’s Vice President-Public Affairs Mike Harris reviews the FAIR Plan and addresses your questions live on Community Alert. Website

November 9, 2010
KiddePR Coordinator Crystal Robinson talks about Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week and the dangers of CO poisoning. Website

November 2, 2010
Milpas Community Association member Sharon Byrne joins Community Alert to talk about the community involvement in public safety and tacking back the streets. Website

October 25, 2010
Santa Barbara County Fire Captain David SadeckiandSantaBarbaraCountyAir Pollution Control District Public Information Officer Mary Byrd provide tips for safer, cleaner fireplace burning and safety tips. website and website

October 19, 2010
Part two of the series on 20 Weeks to Preparedness. You can get your own copy here.

October 12, 2010
Part one of a two part series on 20 Weeks to Preparedness. Ted and Mike review the fist ten weeks of the program. You can get your own copy here.

October 5, 2010
Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District Director Terry Dressler talks about local air quality issues and local programs. Website.

September 28, 2010
Insurance Information Network of California Pete Moraga talks about the wildfire and insurance presentation at the Firescape Garden on the 29th. Website.

September 21, 2010
Santa Barbara Fire Chief Andy DiMizio talks about the current budget situation and how it is impacting on services. Website.

September 14, 2010
Ted and Mike are joined by CALTRANS PIO Colon Jones to talk about local construction projects, the Cold Spring Bridge and the truck collision on Hollister. Website.

September 7, 2010
Ted and Mike are joined by Jo Clancy, Santa Barbara Equine Evacuation and Assistance Team volunteer coordinator. Website.

August 31, 2010
California FireSafe Council Senior Grant Manager Cathy Brooke talks about the future of the FireSafe grant program. Website.

August 24, 2010
Ryfka Taylor joins Ted and Mike to talk about the Hollister Ranch Emergency Operations Plan and Fire Company. Website

August 17, 2010
Community leader Charlie Eckbergandformer Los Padres hotshot talks about his experiences with the Jesuita fire, what worked, what didn’t and how you can better prepare yourself for wildfire.

August 10, 2010
Donna Lee of PLAN!T NOW joins Community Alert to talk about their program for people living in hurricane and severe storm affected area of the country.

August 3, 2010
Santa Barbara historian Neal Graffy talks about the 1925 Santa Barbara earthquake and it’s message for us today.

July 27, 2010
USFS Patrol Officer Mark Gerwe joins Community Alert to talk about the Forest Service’s prevention efforts on the Los Padres Forest. Website

July 20, 2010
Well known Southern California radio personality Barbara Brooks joins Community Alert with Public Information Officer Charlie Johnson to talk about the coverage of emergencies by the media from both sides.

July 13, 2010
Santa Barbara County Fire Captain Glenn Fidler joins Community Alert to talk about local fire prevention programs. This program will be featured by the Fire Department News Network (FDNN). Website

July 6, 2010
Ted and Mike talk about current and future projects in and around the San Marcos Pass communities and some exciting developments for Community Alert. We will be live and welcome calls at 564-1290.

June 29, 2010
Santa Barbara EQUINE EVAC members Jo Clancy and Amy Moore join Community Alert to talk about their services and the rescue of animals during emergencies. Website.

June 22, 2010
CALTRANS Jim Shivers returns to Community Alert to discuss current and pending projects. Website.

June 15, 2010
Julie Jeakle, Director Volunteers and Youth, American Red Cross-Santa Barbara County Chapter joins Community Alert to talk about the local chapter volunteer opportunities and accomplishments. Website.

June 8, 2010
Craig D. Allen, CFA, CFP, CIMA joins Community Alert to talk about the current status of the economy and what it means to you, your family, the company you work for and government. Website.

June 1, 2010
Santa Barbara City Council Member Frank Hotchkiss joins Community Alert to talk about local emergency planning issues. Website.

May 25, 2010
Author and researcher David Nabhan returns to talk further about his new book on earthquake predictors Forecasting the Catastrophe: An Analysis of When and Where the Next Earthquake on the West Coast Will Strike. Website

May 18, 2010
Author and researcher David Nabhan talks about his new book on earthquake predictors Forecasting the Catastrophe: An Analysis of When and Where the Next Earthquake on the West Coast Will Strike. Website

May 11, 2010
Emergency Services Consultant and recently retired Sergeant Tom Walton and Rubayi Srivastavatalkabout their respective public awareness projects with the cities of Buellton, Solvang and Goleta. Website

May 4, 2010
Anacapa School students Diego Villarreal and Ryan Reischtalkabout their experiences with the recent fires and how it impacted their family and fellow classmates. Website

April 27, 2010
Gerry Dewitt talks about current public safety issues from the point of view of elected officials. This is an interesting look at the issues from another perspective.

April 20, 2010
Abociacio de Bomberos del Estado de Baja California, Inc., Training Officer Marcos Olmosjoins Community Alert to talk about the recent earthquake and how continued training in California has helped withtheircurrent efforts and recovery. This is a follow-up show to last weeks interview with El Centro Chief Steve Wilson.

April 13, 2010
El Centro Fire Department Battalion Chief Steve Wilson talks about the recent 7.2 earthquake and the damage caused. Website

April 6, 2010
Fresno Fire Chief Randy R. Bruegman joins Community Alert to talk about the Mission, Values and Vision of the Fresno Fire Department. Website

March 30, 2010
Ms. Penn Estees, Green Building America joins Community Alert to talk about green building and current projects on Mountain Drive. Website

March 23, 2010
Ted and Mike visit with Santa Barbara County Fire Chief Michael Dyer talking about the upcoming Wildfire Community Preparedness Workshops. Website

March 16, 2010
Retired State Fire Marshal Kate Dargan talks about Wildland Interface Issues and the Community Wildland Prevention Program.

March 9, 2010
Jon Turner and Michael Hoose of the Santa Barbara Firefighters Association, IAFF Local 525 talk about the current financial issues confronting the city. Website

March 2, 2010
Retired Santa Barbara County Fire Chief Tom Franklin talks about the future of the California fire service.

February 23, 2010
Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Department Sergeant Tom Walton talks about the new Emergency Operations Center, Joint Information Center, Public Information Officers and reverse 9-1-1. Website

February 16, 2010
Local back-country writer Ray Ford talks about the recovery in the past fire zones. Website

February 9, 2010
Paul Cashman, State Farm Insurance, talks about flood and earthquake insurance issues. Website

February 2, 2010
Justin Haagen, Preparedness & Recovery Manager for Service Master Anytime talks about disaster recovery. Website

January 26, 2010
Jim Williams joins Community Alert to talk about the past, present and the future of the news.

January 19, 2010
Author James Howard Kunstler talks about his book The Long Emergency. Website

January 12, 2010
California Assemblymen Kevin Jeffries, Chairman of the Rural Fire Caucus. Website

January 5, 2010
American Red Cross-Santa Barbara County Chapter Director Dawna Ashton talks about the 100 Years of First Aid program. Website