Looking Good Santa Barbara (LGSB) is a City of Santa Barbara program joining residents, City staff and community representatives with the mission to reduce waste (reduce, reuse, recycle and compost) and contribute to a clean community through graffiti and litter abatement. LGSB is a local affiliate of Keep America Beautiful and Keep California Beautiful.
The Committee is comprised of residents, City staff and various representatives from throughout the community who meet on a monthly basis.
Meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month, 12 to 1 p.m. at 1221 Anacapa Street (2nd floor) in the Granada Garage Conference Room, and are open to the public. To request an agenda, confirm a meeting time or for more information, call 897-2526 or e-mail Lorraine Cruz-Carpenter at LCruz_Carpenter@SantaBarbaraCA.gov
Lorraine Cruz Carpenter
After 14 years at the City, Lorraine currently has two roles. As Environmental Specialist II, she oversees recycling in city facilities, zero-waste events, and illegal dumping and single-use bag issues. As Executive Coordinator for Looking Good Santa Barbara, Lorraine administers the Adopt-A-Block program, Spirit of Service Awards, and neighborhood clean-ups with over 6,000 volunteers to date. Previously, she permitted 125 annual events as Special Events Coordinator for the Parks and Recreation Department, and served on the 2002 Olympic Torch Run Committee. Lorraine holds a Bachelors degree in Sociology from UCSB, has two small children, and loves golfing and spa visits.
Looking Good Santa Barbara
Environmental Services Division 1221 Anacapa St. – 2nd Floor