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City of Santa Barbara
Land Development Team Bulletin
Volume #227, 9/14/2020

Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance Hearing
at City Council Ordinance Committee


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ADU at City Council Ordinance Committee Hearing

On September 29, 2020, the Ordinance Committee will hold a hearing on the proposed Title 30 (Inland) Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) Ordinance and Title 28 (Coastal) ADU Ordinance, which will require a Local Coastal Plan amendment and certification by the California Coastal Commission after adoption by City Council.

Ordinance Committee Hearing on ADUs
Tuesday, September 29, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Via the GoToWebinar platform

This meeting will be conducted electronically via the GoToWebinar platform, as described in more detail on the Agenda that will posted on Thursday, September 24, 2020 online on the Ordinance Committee webpage.

For links to state law, staff reports, and the draft ordinances discussed above and to stay informed on future public hearings, please visit  

This work effort is being conducted by the Planning Division of the Community Development Department. For questions about the ADU ordinance amendments, please contact Rosie Dyste at

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