Public Works Downtown

Plan for Santa Barbara's transportation future so that people can move freely and actively using all forms of transportation.

PROGRAM ACTIVITIES

Create a more integrated multi-modal transportation system to

connect people, places, goods, and services by providing a

choice of transportation modes while decreasing vehicle traffic

congestion.


Support regional transportation planning decision making.


Review all site plans for conformance with transportation,

parking, and active transportation policies, design guidelines,

regulations, practices, and Vision Zero.


Work with the Community Development Department to

implement the Circulation Element.

PROJECT OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

Communicate the Vision Zero Strategy and prioritize Vision

Zero Strategy Projects that aim to eliminate all severe and fatal

transportation-related collisions by 2030.


Coordinate implementation of Vision Zero Plan with Traffic

Engineering, the Police Department, the Office of Traffic and

Safety, County of SB Public Health and Cottage Hospital, and

SB Unified School District.


Work on and submit grants for active transportation and Safe

Routes to School projects that are priority projects in the

Bicycle Master Plan, Pedestrian Master Plan, Neighborhood

Transportation Management Plans, and/or Capital Improvement

Program.


Add at least 30 miles of bikeways by 2030 (Bicycle Master Plan

2016).


Coordinate with Engineering and Streets Division staff to

ensure scope, schedule, budget, and public outreach is

successfully implemented for active transportation and Vision

Zero capital projects.


Manage Safe Routes to School Program to provide pedestrian

and bicycle safety education for local schools.


Participate with other LDT Divisions to streamline the land

development process and implement recommendations

identified in the recent Novak study.

STAFFING INFORMATION


Authorized Positions

FINANCIAL INFORMATION

MEASURABLE OBJECTIVES FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023

OTHER PROGRAM MEASURES