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"Pavement Preservation-
Protecting the Taxpayer's Investment in Transportation infrastructure"

See the 13 minute streaming video - click below!



Providing a clear path, smooth ride, and a safe trip to the travelling public.

We maintain over 1,668 lane miles of major roads and local streets in the unincorporated areas of Santa Barbara County.
This includes over 112 bridges, 15,000 street trees, 48 signalized intersections and 20,000 street signs as well as pavement markings, painted curbs, raised traffic markers, and drainage facilities.

Main Office:
123 East Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Tel (805) 568-3000 Fax (805) 568-3019
Office hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm and 1:00pm - 5:00pm Monday - Friday

Santa Barbara Road Yard:
4415 Cathedral Oaks Rd., Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Tel (805) 681-5678 Fax (805) 681-5679

Lompoc Road Yard:
Sweeney Rd. & Hwy. 246, Lompoc, CA
Tel (805) 737-7773 Fax (805) 737-7847

Santa Maria Road Yard:
912 W. Foster Rd.,Santa Maria, CA 93455
Tel (805) 934-6100 Fax (805) 934-6214

Public Works Service Center
Santa Maria Design & Construction Office:

620 W Foster Road, Santa Maria, CA 93455
Tel (805) 739-8750 Fax (805) 739-8773


Point Sal Access

Vandenberg Air Force Base has set up a new convenient web page to alert pedestrian traffic to Point Sal on whether or not the access is open.
Click here to get the trail status.

The Highway 101 Operational Improvements between Milpas Street and Hot Springs Road/Cabrillo Boulevard mark one of the largest projects undertaken by Caltrans in Santa Barbara County.

The project construction costs are approximately $57 million and include the reconstruction of two major interchanges, six new or improved bridges, freeway widening, and improvements to local streets and circulation. Construction is slated to begin in the summer of 2008 and will take 4 years; each construction stage is approximately 1 year in length. Visit for more information on this project.

The Hwy 101 Improvements between Milpas and Hot Springs are funded by Measure D and state highway funds. Measure D was passed by the voters of Santa Barbara County in November of 1989 to improve transportation infrastructure in the county. Measure D is a one-half cent sales tax that is collected from 1990 to 2010 to fund transportation projects and programs.
For more information on current efforts to renew Measure D please visit:

Caltrans Live Traffic Camera
State Highway 101 at Patterson Ave
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