Seven Chosen as New Public Engagement Commissioners

Goleta's district elections process seeks to raise civic participation. Read story.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Hundreds of Trees Saved from the Ax for Now

Goleta to remove 29 eucalypti in butterfly groves, speed habitat plan. Read story.

Saturday, September 9, 2017

The Goodland and Pot

Goleta feels out residents on potential cannabis regulations. Read story.

Originally published 10:29 a.m., August 22, 2017
Updated 11:42 a.m., August 23, 2017

Goleta Public Library Happily Shouts Mutiny

Library to leave Santa Barbara system. Read story.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Goleta Likely to Save Money with Solo Library

Workshop hashes over financial issues in staying with Santa Barbara or going it alone. Read story.

Originally published 1:19 p.m., August 3, 2017
Updated 9:43 a.m., August 16, 2017

New Planning Director in Goleta

City hires SBCAG’s Peter Imhof, a longtime county planner, who reflects on recent department review. Read story.

Originally published 9:41 a.m., July 31, 2017
Updated 4:06 p.m., July 31, 2017

Mark Linehan Lets Loose

After Goleta says no to gas station, developer ends farmers' markets, art walk at Camino Real Marketplace. Read story.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Goleta Says No

Refuses to begin General Plan amendment for new gas station. Read story.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Goleta to Close Its Monarch Butterfly Groves

Dead and dying trees endanger public and butterfly habitat. Read story.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

New 101 Overcrossing Proposed in Goleta

Three bridge choices offered to connect frontage roads west of Storke and Hollister. Read story.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Food Trucks May Ply Their Wares in Goleta

Emotional City Council session ends in directions to craft new ordinance. Read story.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Citizens Sought as Commissioners for Public Engagement

Goleta embarks on step one of its district election process. Read story.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

City Adjusts Flow of Building Permits for Los Carneros Village

Goleta Development Agreement modified to add some slack. Read story.

Originally published 8:19 a.m., June 11, 2017
Updated 10:20 a.m., June 12, 2017

District Elections a Go for Goleta

Plaintiffs and City Council agree to citywide by-district vote in 2022. Read story.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Judge Rules Against Ellwood Peaker Plant

Admin Law Judge Regina DeAngelis shot down arguments over battery storage and disaster relief. Read story.

Originally published 6:42 a.m., April 21, 2017
Updated 8:03 a.m., April 23, 2017
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