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City Begins Delivering Desalinated Water to Customers

May 30, 2017 

The City’s Charles E. Meyer Desalination Plant has begun sending desalinated water into the City’s water distribution system.

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Thank You For Conserving Water

May 23, 2017 

Our community is doing a great job conserving water and is encouraged to keep up the good work. Citywide residents and businesses reduced water use in April by 42%, which brings our 12-month average to 38%. Visit our website for a variety of ways you can conserve water.

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New Traffic Signal Eliminates Left Turn Trap

May 16, 2017 

The City of Santa Barbara has installed a new flashing yellow left turn arrow for southbound State Street traffic turning left onto Yanonali Street. A flashing yellow left turn arrow means left turns yield to oncoming traffic and pedestrians.




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