Welcome to the Santa Barbara County Public Works Department
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123 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
North County Office:
620 West Foster Road, Santa Maria, CA 93455
Local Drought Emergency Proclaimed for Santa Barbara County
Graffiti abatement and aesthetic enhancements activities are performed as practicable. Our primary mission is to maintain a safe travel path for the public. If you have any questions please call: (805) 681-5678.
County Flood Zone Look Up - Online Map Resource is a mapping application that provides the location of potential flooding based on the FEMA 100 Year floodplain. This information can be obtained by search criteria using an Address, Assessor Parcel Number (APN), or manually using the zoom and pan tools. This application is an interactive map where you can navigate and identify information using the top right toolbar.
For a quick guide on how to get started using this application click here.
New Federal Flood Insurance Regulations (Biggert-Waters Act)
Engineering Design Standards
Sand Bag Information
Notice of Community Meeting: Hollister Avenue/State Street Improvements
Community Meeting Handouts: Hollister Avenue/State Street Improvements
Flood Preparation Resources/Information
Department Receives 2 Prestigious Awards at CSAC Conference
In this website, you'll find general and specific information regarding the Public Works Department structure, policies and our work. We are working to get more information on the Internet, so please continue to check the site as we continue to develop our content. If you did not find what you were looking for, please contact our Webmaster for assistance.
The County of Santa Barbara, Public Works Department is organized into five functional divisions based around working operations for the Santa Barbara County public.
The five divisions of Public Works are:
Santa Barbara County Rainfall
Santa Maria River Levee Failure Analysis by FEMA
Water Conservation Website
WaterWise Gardening site for Santa Barbara
Santa Maria River Levee Improvement Project
Please take a look around our evolving website.
The navigation panel at the left of the site is used to navigate the Public Works Department.
Navigate the sub-divisions of the Public Works Department with division specific navigation panels at the right of the site.
Last updated:January 17, 2014