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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

Upcoming COAST Happenings!

May
24
Wed
May Walking Wednesday – Valerio Street Victorians & More! @ Corner of State and Valerio in front of IHOP
May 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Learn from Betsy Green, area historian and author of “Discovering the History of Your House and Your Neighborhood.”  There’s a wonderful assortment of historic Victorian houses along Valerio Street, and some other more recent styles, as well.  And how many Santa Barbarans know there’s still a wooden bridge in our city?  Explore West Valerio Street from State Street to the wooden bridge and back.

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

Jun
8
Thu
Eastside Neighborhood Meeting @ Eastside Library - MLK Wing
Jun 8 @ 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.

Jun
14
Wed
COAST General Meeting @ Union Bank Partner's Building
Jun 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 the General Meetings link under About Us.

Jun
22
Thu
COAST Advocacy Committee Meeting @ Good Cup - Downtown
Jun 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!

Spring Forward with ‘COAST News’!

A new Program Director and MORE at COAST!  Click on the image below to read or print our Spring, 2017 Newsletter.