Florida Forest Service wildland firefighters in coordination with Santa Rosa County Public Safety and area fire departments from Santa Rosa, Escambia and Okaloosa counties have been working to contain the Five Mile Swamp Fire in Santa Rosa County’s Garcon Point area.
Citizen Information CenterThe Santa Rosa County Citizen Information Center is open. Those who have evacuated or who have questions may call 850-983-INFO (4636).ShelteringThe shelter at Milton Community Center is closed. For sheltering needs, call 850-983-INFO (4636).Information on residences in the affected areas
Housing for livestockEvacuated residents who need a place to house livestock may utilize the June Ates Arena/Agri-plex, 8604 Bobby Brown Rd. in Milton. Call Kyle Holley (850) 390-9808 for instructions.Florida Forest Service update -
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Agencies responding to Five Mile Swamp Fire:Avalon FireBagdad FireEast Milton FireHarold FireMunson FirePace FireSkyline FireWhiting FieldGulf Breeze FireMidway FireHolley-Navarre FireNavarre Beach FireOkaloosa Wildland TaskforceEscambia County FireEmergency ManagementFlorida Forest ServiceLifeguard Ambulance Acy Lowery fireThe Acy Lowery fire in Pace is contained and no structures were affected.
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