November 23, 2023
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Santa Barbara mayoral race to shape future


Santa Barbara is at a critical juncture. Whoever is elected mayor on Nov. 7 will have to deal with a slumping State Street, infrastructure, water and environmental concerns, a housing shortage and slowing economic development. Five candidates are vying for the position, including former mayor Hal Conklin, City Councilmember Frank Hotchkiss, former CEO of Deckers…


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