On August 11, 2020, the City Council Ordinance Committee will consider an update to the City's 1991 CEQA Guidelines. This update includes nearly thirty years of new information, and is intended to streamline the City's CEQA process. Please feel free to comment on the Public Review Draft Ordinance Committee Agenda Report, which you will find HERE.
On June 9, 2020, the Santa Barbara City Council directed this office to prepare a report explaining Civilian Police Review Systems. The City Council will discuss this report on July 21, 2020. Please send comments to the City Council via this EMAIL ADDRESS.
July 3, 2020: Public Review Draft Report on Civilian Police Review Systems is HERE.