In the wake of the supervisors’ unanimous 3/18 vote to keep the rock revetments at Goleta Beach, the Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce sent out an email advocating that the city take control of the beach from the county. Read story.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
The Goleta City Councilmember is challenging Janet Wolf for the 2nd District Supervisor seat. Read story.
Friday, March 21, 2014
Supes to ask Coastal Commission to permit revetments. Read story.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
A zoning code lays out what can go where, and Goleta is working on its first one. Read story.
Monday, March 17, 2014
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 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
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
Voter participation makes all the difference between good and bad planning. Read story.
Monday, March 3, 2014
Goleta asks residents this question: How should the Community Center be used? Read story.
Monday, February 24, 2014
Experts worry how seal level rise affect the airport, beach, UCSB. Read story.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Goleta's General Plan amendments are coming home to roost. Read story.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
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
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
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
2nd District race and revenue agreement with county deliver wonky intrigue. Read story.