Santa Barbara County will begin countywide preventive maintenance for various locations on Friday, October 18, 2019. The 2018-2019 project preserves over 14 lane miles with either micro-surfacing type II, cape seal, or micro-grind treatment. Construction is scheduled to be completed by January 7, 2020, depending on weather conditions. The County Board of Supervisors awarded this contract to VSS International, Inc. The estimated construction cost is $2.2 million, made possible by Senate Bill 1 (SB1) and General Funding. These funds to help maintain, preserve, and improve roads throughout the County of Santa Barbara. For details regarding SB1 Transportation Funding Projects in Santa Barbara County, please visit http://rebuildingca.ca.gov/. Construction hours will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Fridays. Drivers should be aware of reduced speed zones and increased traffic control when driving through the construction sites. For the safety of crew members and the motoring public, please be observant of construction area signs and be prepared to stop when traveling through the work areas. The Santa Barbara County Public Works Department officials thank residents, pedestrians, and the traveling public for their patience and cooperation during the construction of these projects. Click here for a list of scheduled roads.