CURRENT PROJECTS

MONTECITO ROUNDABOUT HWY 101 INTERCHANGES

Update August 14, 2019: The application for the Coastal Development Permit (CDP) for the San Ysidro Roundabout was submitted on July 11, 2019. The project will appear before the Montecito Board of Architectural Review (MBAR) in early fall following a meeting with the project working group.

The City of Santa Barbara's Architectural Review Board and the MBAR met in a join meeting Monday August 12, 2019 to review the Olive Mill/Hwy 101 Roundabout. During the fall and winter of 2019/2020, the project will be presented before two joint BAR meetings, the Montecito Planing Commission and a final join BAR meeting.


  • Click here to read the Community informational and Open House Summary Report.
  • Click here to download the project overview Powerpoint from the August 29, 2018 public meeting.
  • Click here to download the Montecito Planning Commission from the March 20, 2019 meeting presentation.

SAN YSIDRO RD / HWY 101 INTERCHANGE


  • Contact Information
    • Lead Agency: County of Santa Barbara
    • Point of Contact: Walter Rubalcava, PE, County Project Manager
    • Phone Number: 1-805-452-0008
    • Email: SYRoundabout@cosbpw.net

OLIVE MILL RD / HWY 101 INTERCHANGE


  • Contact Information
    • Lead Agency: City of Santa Barbara
    • Point of Contact: Laura Yanez, PE, City Project Manager
    • Phone Number: 1-805-897-2615
    • Email: lyanez@santabarbaraca.gov

2018/2019 MAINTENANCE

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 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 crewmembers 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. For a list of scheduled roads click here.


UPDATE - NOVEMBER 7, 2019 - UPDATED MAINTENANCE SCHEDULE - CLICK HERE


ASHLEY ROAD BRIDGE REPLACEMENT

  • General project description: Bridge Replacement
  • Estimated start date: July 22, 2019
  • Estimated end date: December 27, 2019


ALAMO PINTADO AVE. BRIDGE SCOUR COUNTERMEASURES

  • General project description: Bridge Scouring Countermeasures
  • Estimated start date: November 18, 2019
  • Estimated end date:  December 31, 2019

Alamo Pintado Ave. Bridge Scour Countermeasure

OLIVE MILL ROAD REPLACE ASPHALT CONCRETE SURFACING

ROAD CLOSURE & DETOUR

  • Olive Mill Road - from North Jameson to Hot Springs Road 
  • Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • November 18-22, 2019


Monday - Lower Utilities

Tuesday & Wednesday - Grind & Remove AC

Thursday & Friday - Pave