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COAST provides advocacy, education and outreach to improve transportation options in the Santa Barbara and Ventura Regions, promoting rail, bus, bike and pedestrian access.

Walk. Bike. Bus. Rail.

COAST News

A People-Focused State Street: Now is the Time!

Join COAST in our State Street Redesign initiative to transform State Street into a revitalized, people-centered downtown promenade for pedestrians, bicyclists and shuttles only!

Upcoming COAST Happenings!

Jul
24
Wed
July Walking Wednesday – Answering Santa Barbara’s Housing Question Using Historic Buildings, with Anthony Grumbine @ Alameda Park, Near Corner of Garden & E Sola Streets
Jul 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

“Answering Santa Barbara’s Housing Question Using Historic Buildings,” with Anthony Grumbine, Principal Architect, Harrison Design, and Chair of Santa Barbara’s Historic Landmarks Commission.

A 6 block walk, along which we will see a range of densities of historic buildings and understand the ability for the different historic types to fit into different areas of the city.  We’ll see where Anthony takes us this time…

Meet in Alameda Park near the corner of Garden & E Sola Streets.  Parking can be found all around the park.

Jul
25
Thu
COAST Advocacy Meeting @ Old Town Coffee in Goleta
Jul 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Note the location for our July Advocacy Meeting:  at Old Town Coffee in Goleta.

Join us for our monthly public Advocacy meeting on various transportation topics, including Vision Zero:  Our collaborative effort with the Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition to end all traffic fatalities and serious injuries.

Aug
14
Wed
No General Meeting in August
Aug 14 all-day
No General Meeting in August.
Viva La Fiesta!
Eastside Neighborhood Meeting @ Eastside Library - MLK Wing
Aug 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Join us each month as we meet with Eastside residents and MTD representatives and discuss pedestrian safety issues and bus transit services throughout Santa Barbara, Goleta and Carpinteria.  Get your questions answered and submit your requests for improved transit service, bus stop lighting and safety.  Translation provided.

COAST’s Eastside Walks program empowers residents in Eastside Santa Barbara neighborhoods to advocate for improved road user safety, including pedestrian improvements in street and intersection lighting, sidewalk infill, bridge widening, and transit service.

Aug
22
Thu
COAST Advocacy Meeting @ Good Cup - Downtown
Aug 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for our monthly public Advocacy Committee meeting on various transportation topics, including Vision Zero:  Our collaborative effort with the Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition to end all traffic fatalities and serious injuries.

 

Something we missed?  Want to post on our calendar?  Please E-Mail us to let us know!

‘COAST News’ for Summer!

Our latest newsletter has arrived for Summer, 2019.  Click HERE or the image below to view, read or print our COAST News.

COAST News Summer, 2019