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  • COMMUNITY FORUMS TO ADDRESS HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS - The public is invited to attend one or more community forums to address housing and homelessness. Three forums hosted by the County of Santa Barbara will be held in Santa Maria, Santa Barbara and Lompoc on October 28, 29 and 30, respectively. Read full Press Release.

  • ANNOUNCING PIANOS ON STATE STREET 2019 - Celebrating a Decade of Free Music for All - The Office of Arts and Culture is pleased to announce "Pianos on State 2019." This interactive musical exhibition on State Street celebrates its 10th year and will run from October 21 through November 8, 2019. Read full Press Release.

  • Looking to file an application to reduce your property tax assessment? The Assessment Appeals filing period is now open from Tuesday, July 2, 2019 through Monday, December 2, 2019. Click here for more information on the Assessment Appeals process, mandatory filing fees, and to download the current form.

  • In the event of a power outage, local radio stations become an important source for emergency information. Visit this link for a list of stations to check if you lose power and cannot access the internet.

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