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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.

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COAST News

A Walk/Bike-Only State Street: Now is the Time!

Join COAST in our new #WalkBikeState Campaign to transform State Street into a revitalized, car-free downtown promenade for pedestrians, bicyclists and shuttles only!

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Upcoming COAST Happenings!

Jul
25
Wed
“1920’s Campus of the School of the Arts,” The Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation @ Alhecama Theater
Jul 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Join the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation for a walk in the heart of El Pueblo Viejo.  Tour the original 1920’s campus of the Santa Barbara School of the Arts and related sites in the Presidio Neighborhood including the nearby El Caserio collection of homes.

Starting location will be the Alhecama Theatre (914 Santa Barbara St, Santa Barbara)

Jul
26
Thu
COAST Advocacy Committee Meeting @ Good Cup - Downtown
Jul 26 @ 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.

Aug
8
Wed
COAST General Meeting @ Union Bank Partner's Building
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm

Join us for our monthly general meeting where we discuss timely and pertinent transportation issues for the region.  Feel free to bring your lunch!

For more information on this month’s speakers please visit ‘General Meetings’ menu option under ‘About Us’.

Aug
15
Wed
Eastside Neighborhood Meeting @ Franklin Neighborhood Center
Aug 15 @ 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
30
Thu
COAST Advocacy Committee Meeting @ Good Cup - Downtown
Aug 30 @ 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!

Spring Forward With the Latest ‘COAST News’!

Our latest quarterly newsletter is all new!  Click the image below to open, view and read, or print our Spring, 2018 ‘COAST News’.