April 3, 2024
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Banks closed thousands of branches in 2021 and tri-county banks were no exception


This Union Bank branch in downtown Santa Barbara is just around the corner from a U.S. Bank branch. The two companies have a merger pending, and banking and real estate experts say such potentially redundant branches are prime targets for closure. (Brooke Holland photo) Cari Shore, a senior vice president and director of community banking…


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