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  • Access Advisory Committee
    Information about the City's Access Advisory Committee, and how to subscribe to be notified about Agendas, Minutes, Schedules, and Reports electronically.
  • Accessibility Inquiries / Barrier Removal Requests
    If you have an accessibility question or would like to request removal of a physical barrier within the City's right-of-way, please complete the form to contact the City’s accessibility compliance staff. Complete as much information as possible including your contact information so that City staff can follow-up.
  • ADA Grievance Policy & Procedure
    The City is committed to ensuring that people with disabilities are able to take part in & benefit from its whole range of public programs, services, & activities.
  • City Events & Programs
    Find information on City events and programs such as the 4th of July Celebration Accessibility, City Recreation, Adapted Programs & Inclusion Services and web content.
  • Notice Under the Americans with Disabilities Act
    In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the ADA, the City will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities.
  • Request Access Assistance
    If you need special aids, services, or staff assistance in order to gain access to, comment at, or participate in a City meeting, program, service, or activity, please contact the ADA liaison for the department.
  • Resources
    Although the City does not enforce the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), portions of the ADA apply to many other public agencies, non-profits, and private companies in our community, including those that provide public accommodation.
  • 2006-2007 Transition Plan Update Report & Self Evaluation Update
    The City had developed this original Transition Plan in compliance with the 1990 ADA.
  • Accessible Parking
    Find information below regarding Accessible Parking in Santa Barbara, including locations, guidelines, and rates.
  • Accessible Parking Map
    With an accessible parking placard or plate you can park in spaces marked with the accessibility symbol or at blue curbs indicating accessible parking.
  • Accessible Parking Guide
    Click on the title above for a printable guide to accessible parking in Santa Barbara.
  • Accessible Parking at the Waterfront
    The Waterfront Department has conveniently located ADA parking spaces in each of its 8 off-street parking lots and on-street parking areas, including Stearns Wharf.
  • Accessible Parking in the Downtown Area
    Downtown Parking has ADA parking spaces in each lot and garage. For more information, and a list can be found by clicking on the title above. 

Last Updated: Dec 20, 2021
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