Artist Herb Parker's maze deemed structurally unsound, but should be open again soon. Read story.
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Out of the Jesusita's ashes, the nonprofit plans for the future while 60-plus volunteers continue their strike. Read story.
Thursday, May 21, 2009
Management continues to clash with striking volunteers. Read story.
Thursday, May 14, 2009
The Gane House was consumed by the fire, according to reports. Read story.
Originally published 2:53 p.m., May 7, 2009
Updated 10:27 a.m., May 8, 2009
Volunteers strike to protest key staff layoffs required due to dwindling endowment. Read story.
Thursday, April 30, 2009
Fifty-plus volunteers - including the volunteer of the year - stop work for one month to request dialogue with board. Read story.
Friday, April 24, 2009
Spokesperson confirms cuts; cites sliding investments due to economic downturn. Read story.
Thursday, April 23, 2009
"Our meadow, our choice," says garden about construction foofaraw. Read story.
Sunday, June 1, 2008
Botanic Garden project ruled to be under historic landmarks committee's sway. Read story.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
The Santa Barbara County Historic Landmarks Advisory Commission ruled that the project in the meadow of the Botanic Garden was not exempt from its review. Read story.
Thursday, September 20, 2007
The Santa Barbara County Historic Landmarks Advisory Commission determined that plans for a patio in the meadow of the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden are not in compliance with a county resolution. Read story.
Thursday, September 13, 2007
A public uproar has led to the revocation of the building permit. Read story.
Friday, August 17, 2007
A new terrace exhibit on the west side of the Meadow area at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden is coming under scrutiny from some community members, including members of the county's Historic Landmarks Advisory Commission (HLAC), who say they should have been forewarned that the work on the project was taking place. Read story.