April 3, 2024
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Winery approved but owner worried about precedents


Tom Bronzini When Michael Larner applied to build a winery and tasting room on his family’s vineyard property in Santa Barbara County’s Ballard Canyon in 2010, he expected it would take two years to obtain permission. It was seven years before he finally won clearance from the county planning commission on May 31, after meetings…


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