News & Announcements

  • The Public Works Department will host a free Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Collection Event on Saturday, October 10 from 9:00-1:00 in New Cuyama and Sunday, October 11 from 9:00-2:00 in Santa Ynez.  Bring items like paint, pesticides, computers, and TVs.  Visit for details.

  • Amendment to Ordinance 37 - Tobacco Control - New Smoking & Vaping rules apply to County areas, law now includes electronic smoking devices and tobacco products.

  • The Santa Barbara County Health Department and community partners are conducting the 2015 Community Health Assessment  to better understand the current health needs of adult residents.  Help us identify services that can be provided to improve the health of our community.  The survey is available in English and Español.  Please complete only one survey per adult.  Remember - your opinion is important! 

  • The Assessment Appeals filing period is open from July 2, 2015 through November 30, 2015. Click here for more information on the Assessment Appeals process, mandatory filing fees, and to download the current form.