Special Districts - LAFCO

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The Santa Barbara County Surveyor makes no representations, express or implied, as to the accuracy of the information, maps, or data contained herein. This spatial index is for informational purposes and its geometry data has not been prepared for legal, engineering, or surveying purposes. This spatial index is provided with the understanding that it is not guaranteed to be correct or complete and conclusions drawn from such information are the responsibility of the user. The Santa Barbara County records, drawings, and other documents indexed have been gathered over many decades, using differing standards for quality control, documentation, and verification. All of the data provided represents current information in a readily available format. This spatial index is for reference only. Although every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information, errors and conditions originating from physical sources used to develop the database may be reflected in this spatial index. Santa Barbara County shall not be liable for any errors, omissions, or damages that result from inappropriate use of this spatial index. No level of accuracy is claimed for the spatial index lines shown hereon and lines should not be used to obtain coordinate values, bearings or distances.

Notification of any errors is appreciated. If misleading, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate information is brought to our attention, a reasonable effort will be made to fix or remove it. Such concerns should be addressed to the Public Works GIS Analyst / Survey Supervisor Teñell Matlovsky.

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* For more information, please see the Use Constraints in the metadata, as well as the the Disclaimer for the Special Districts Information System. This GIS data does not represent a field survey, and is a geographical representation created from legal descriptions fit to assessor tax parcel base mapping data for reference purposes. Consult with a Licensed Professional Land Surveyor if you need to locate boundaries on the ground or relative to physical features.

Notes:
  • The first page of these  Adobe Reader PDF files are color maps compiled from indexing special district boundary actions.
  • These maps were created from the legal descriptions on file in the Santa Barbara County Surveyor's Office.
  • Maps created after 2009 have a boundary activity table on the additional pages of the PDF.
  • Activity tables reference documents, that contain legal descriptions, on file in the Santa Barbara County Surveyor's Office.
  • The Local Agency Formation Commission ( LAFCO ) also works on jurisdictional changes of Incorporated Cities.

Cemetery DistrictsCommunity Services DistrictsCounty Service AreasFire Protection Districts,   Lighting DistrictsMetropolitan Transit DistrictMunicipal Improvement DistrictPublic Airport DistrictRecreation and Park DistrictsResource Conservation DistrictSanitary DistrictsMosquito and Vector Management DistrictWater Conservation DistrictsWater Districts.

Special District Shapefile* Date
Cemetery Districts SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Carpinteria Cemetery District   1/4/2012
Adobe PDF icon image Goleta Cemetery District   8/6/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Guadalupe Cemetery District   10/27/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Lompoc Cemetery District   8/6/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Los Alamos Cemetery District   8/6/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Oak Hill Cemetery District   10/27/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Maria Cemetery District   8/9/2010
Community Services Districts SHPfileIcon 3/1/2020
Adobe PDF icon image Casmailia Community Services District   10/12/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Cuyama Community Services District   12/6/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Isla Vista Community Services District   11/18/2019
Adobe PDF icon image Los Alamos Community Services District   10/12/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Los Olivos Community Services District   01/17/2020
Adobe PDF icon image Mission Hills Community Services District   12/22/2016
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Rita Hills Community Services District   10/12/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Ynez Community Services District   10/14/2020
Adobe PDF icon image Vandenberg Village Community Services District   12/21/2016
County Service Areas SHPfileIcon 9/11/2020
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 3 - Goleta Valley - Multipurpose   10/2/2014
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 4 - North Lompoc - Open Space   2/13/2012
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 5 - Orcutt - Parks and Open Space   2/19/2014
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 11 - Carpinteria Valley - Street Lighting   11/30/2010
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 12 - Mission Canyon - Sanitation   10/3/2017
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 31 - Isla Vista - Multipurpose   11/30/2010
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 32 - Unincorporated Area - Law Enforcement   10/4/2017
Adobe PDF icon image CSA 41 - Rancho Santa Rita - Road Maintenance   4/5/2018
Fire Protection Districts SHPfileIcon 3/2/2020
Adobe PDF icon image Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District   8/11/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Montecito Fire Protection District   12/11/2012
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Barbara County Fire Protection District   2/29/2020
Health Care District SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Lompoc Hospital District   8/12/2010
Lighting Districts SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Guadalupe Lighting District   2/10/2012
Adobe PDF icon image Mission Canyon Lighting District   10/2/2017
Adobe PDF icon image North County Lighting District   9/04/2018
Metropolitan Transit District SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District   8/17/2010
Mosquito and Vector Management District SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Mosquito and Vector Management District of SB County   12/28/2016
Municipal Improvement District SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Embarcardero Municipal Improvement District   10/23/2019
Public Airport District SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Maria Public Airport District   8/19/2010
Recreation and Park Districts SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Cuyama Valley Recreation and Park District   8/19/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Isla Vista Recreation and Park District   8/19/2010
Resource Conservation District SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Cachuma Resource Conservation District   12/6/2010
Sanitary Districts SHPfileIcon 01/27/2021
Adobe PDF icon image Carpinteria Sanitary District   01/27/2021
Adobe PDF icon image Goleta Sanitary District   5/21/2020
Adobe PDF icon image Goleta West Sanitary District   2/1/2012
Adobe PDF icon image Laguna County Sanitation District   7/26/2018
Adobe PDF icon image Montecito Sanitary District   1/17/2017
Adobe PDF icon image Summerland Sanitary District   5/9/2014
Water Districts  
County water Districts SHPfileIcon 1/22/2021
Adobe PDF icon image Carpinteria Valley Water District   9/22/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Cuyama Basin Water District   5/16/2017
Adobe PDF icon image Goleta Water District   12/19/2016
Adobe PDF icon image Montecito Water District   10/13/2014
Adobe PDF icon image San Antonio Basin Water District   01/20/2021
Water Conservation Districts SHPfileIcon 9/29/2014
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Maria Valley Water Conservation District   8/19/2010
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Ynez River Water Conservation District (SYRWCD)   3/24/2011
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Ynez River Water Conservation District, Divisions   10/25/2012
Adobe PDF icon image SYRWCD, Improvement District No. 1   4/23/2012
Adobe PDF icon image SYRWCD, Improvement District No. 1, Trustee Divisions   8/18/2010
County wide Districts and Agencies
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Barbara County Flood Control and Water Conservation District SHPfileIcon 11/05/2019
Adobe PDF icon image Santa Barbara County Water Agency SHPfileIcon 9/2007

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