County of Santa Barbara Long Range Planning Division

Land Use Element

Summary 

The Land Use Element designates the general location and types of housing, business, industry, agriculture, open space, recreational facilities, public and educational facilities in the unincorporated County.  The Air Quality Supplement to the Land Use Element includes strategies and measures that incorporate air quality planning techniques into the County’s land use planning program. It includes background studies and policy options that are used to promote high standards for air quality when developing land use policy.

Contacts

Dan Klemann, Deputy Director: dklemann@countyofsb.org

Projects and Documents

Planning Documents

Land Use Element (PDF)
Air Quality Supplement (PDF)

Land Use Element Maps

See Maps and Imagery

Land Use Element Text Amendments

Below is a chronological list of text amendments to the Land Use Element. These amendments are cited in the endnotes of the Land Use Element.

2011

11-128

2014

14-80
14-118

2016

14-35
15-278

2016

16-266

     

2010

10-227
10-228

2009

09-286

2008

08-362

2006

06-085

2004

04-303
04-301
04-250

2003

03-120

2002

02-063

2000

00-317


1999

99-269
99-267

1998

98-480
98-478
98-410
98-406

1997-1996

97-320
97-314
96-342
96-341

1994

94-310
94-100
94-96

1993

93-624
93-401
93-255
93-254

1992

92-516
92-515
92-238

1991-1990

91-697
91-536
91-122
91-121
90-316

1987

87-600

1986

86-399
86-111

1985

85-165

1984-1983

84-81
83-518

1982

82-622
82-387
82-95

1981-1980

81-559
81-100
80-566