Just Cause Eviction Ordinance March 24, 2020
The Santa Barbara City Council voted 7-0 to block evictions for the next two months because of the coronavirus scare. The council used social distancing on Tuesday, sitting six feet part, with councilmembers Michael Jordan and Alejandra Gutierrez sitting where the audience sits.
The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors also unanimously approved an emergency ordinance to temporarily prohibit evictions. Protections are in effect through May 31 or until the local proclamation of emergency is terminated, according to the ordinance. (Noozhawk Excerpt)
The City of Goleta passed Resolution No. 20-18, establishing Local Emergency Orders.
Letter from SBRPA President Betty
Jeppesen to Santa Barbara City Council
EXCERPT from Santa Barbara Just Cause Eviction Ordinance
City of Goleta Resolution 20-18