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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!

Oct
17
Wed
Eastside Neighborhood Meeting @ Eastside Library - MLK Wing
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE THE SPECIAL LOCATION FOR THIS MONTH’S MEETING ON OCT 17TH:  EASTSIDE LIBRARY, WITH GUEST SPEAKER ANGELICA HERNANDEZ FROM REACH.

Join us each month as we meet with Eastside residents 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.

Oct
18
Thu
COAST’s Fall Gathering! @ The Spanish Garden Inn
Oct 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

 

Join us for our biggest annual fundraiser with great company, delicious Lily’s Tacos, a hosted beer & wine bar, music and to honor this year’s Barry Siegel Award recipient:  Dennis Story, for all his years of rail advocacy, with our evening’s MC Santa Barbara City Councilmember Gregg Hart.

Click ‘Tickets’ (upper right) or the image above to purchase your tickets for the Fall Gathering on October 18th!

We thank our hosts at The Spanish Garden Inn and our other generous sponsors for helping make this event happen:

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Oct
25
Thu
COAST Advocacy Committee Meeting @ Good Cup - Downtown
Oct 25 @ 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.

Nov
14
Wed
COAST General Meeting @ Union Bank Partner's Building
Nov 14 @ 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’.

Nov
21
Wed
Eastside Neighborhood Meeting @ Franklin Neighborhood Center
Nov 21 @ 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.

 

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

Catch Up With Our Fall Newsletter!

It’s here…our latest newsletter, just in time for Autumn.  Click here or the image below to read or print the Fall ‘COAST NEWS’.

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