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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

Upcoming COAST Happenings!

Jan
25
Wed
Westside Night Walk @ Harding School, Gillespie Street Entrance Gate
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

By popular demand, our Santa Barbara Walks team will conduct a 2nd night safety assessment walk through Westside neighborhoods.  Meet at 6:00 PM at the Gillespie Street entrance gate of Harding University Partnership School.  We will walk along streets between Gillespie, Mission and Chino Streets in search of areas that need lighting or other pedestrian safety improvements.

Jan
26
Thu
Vision Zero Task Force Meeting @ Good Cup - Downtown
Jan 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Join us for our monthly meeting on Vision Zero, our collaborative effort with the Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition, to end all traffic fatalities and serious injuries.

Feb
1
Wed
Eastside Night Walk @ El Sitio Restaurant
Feb 1 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Our Eastside Walks team will conduct a night safety assessment walk through Eastside neighborhoods.  Meet at 6:15pm at El Sitio Restaurant at the corner of Salinas and Cacique Streets.  We will walk towards Punta Gorda to look at streets that now have good lighting and others that do not.

This night walk replaces our January and February meeting at the Eastside Library.

Feb
8
Wed
COAST General Meeting @ Union Bank Partner's Building
Feb 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!

Feb
9
Thu
Eastside Neighborhood Meeting @ Eastside Library - MLK Wing
Feb 9 @ 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!

The Winter Newsletter!

See what’s been up at COAST.  Click on the image below to read or print our Winter, 2016 Newsletter.