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Rock On, Goleta Beach

Supes to ask Coastal Commission to permit revetments. Read story.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Zooming in on the Zoning Code

A zoning code lays out what can go where, and Goleta is working on its first one. Read story.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Goleta Declares Stage 1 Water Shortage

The Goleta Water District on Tuesday declared a Stage I water shortage, asking customers to voluntarily cut their use by 20 percent. Read story.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Goleta Planning Commissioner Announces Run for Water District

Goleta Planning Commissioner Meg West announced this week that she is running for one of two open seats on the Goleta Water District’s Board of Directors. Read story.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Goleta Beach Battle Heats Back Up

The battle over what’s best for Goleta Beach ​— ​some want to keep the rock revetments in place, others want to remove them ​— got a head start Tuesday, courtesy of Supervisor Peter Adam’s long-stewing issues with one of the project’s EIR consultants and the attention drawn to the park after last weekend’s heavy storm. Read story.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Where Did All This Growth Come From? – Part 2

Voter participation makes all the difference between good and bad planning. Read story.

Monday, March 3, 2014

Goleta Is Requesting a Little Help from Its Friends

Goleta asks residents this question: How should the Community Center be used? Read story.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Goleta's Slough of Problems

Experts worry how seal level rise affect the airport, beach, UCSB. Read story.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Where Did All This Growth Come From?

Goleta's General Plan amendments are coming home to roost. Read story.

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Goleta's Revenue Neutrality PR Campaign Moves Ahead

The City of Goleta’s public-relations campaign against its tax-sharing deal with the county ​— ​the revenue neutrality agreement (RNA) ​— ​will move forward, although without paying an outside PR company to help with the process. Read story.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Pedestrian Safety Improvements Begin on Goleta Intersection

Construction has begun on a number of pedestrian-safety improvements on Cathedral Oaks Road at Santa Marguerita Drive, where a woman crossing on foot was hit and killed in November 2013. Read story.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Goleta Gives $250,000 to Planned Ice Skating Rink

The Goleta City Council voted unanimously to give $250,000 to the Greater Santa Barbara Ice Skating Association for the planned Ice in Paradise rink in Goleta. Read story.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Goleta Gets Down and Dirty

2nd District race and revenue agreement with county deliver wonky intrigue. Read story.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Deckers Getting New Distribution Center

Goleta-based Deckers Outdoor Corporation will be getting a new 800,000-square-foot distribution center in Moreno Valley later this year, according to a company spokesperson. Read story.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Goleta Approves New Mosque

Islamic Society celebrates the long-awaited community center. Read story.

Thursday, December 19, 2013
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