Welcome to the Santa Barbara County Public Works Department
All Public Works administrative offices are closed to the public until further notice. For information, contact us at (805)568-3000.
- Beach nourishment to begin at Goleta Beach County Park
- Public Works Department temporarily closes public permitting counters
- County celebrates new Ashley Road Bridge
- The County and Goleta Union School District address food waste
- SAVE THE DATE - Baron Ranch Master Plan Public Workshop - November 14, 2019
- Applications are open for 2019 Care For Our Earth Grants
- Driving through intersections during a power shutoff
- Local road construction uses recycled tires
- ReSource Center will "fundamentally define" waste recovery
- Surveyor work saves millions of dollars for the public
About The Department
The Public Works Department is comprised of five Divisions:
Providing prudent fiscal management, staff support and other required resources to enable each division to obtain their goals.
Resource Recovery & Waste Management
Protecting the public health and environment of our community by efficiently managing waste products and utilities.
Responsible for maintaining accurate land records within the County of Santa Barbara
Providing a clear path, smooth ride, and a safe trip to the travelling public.