February 24, 2024
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Our View: Will keeping State Street closed to cars help prompt the area’s latest rebirth?


From its birth as a regional hub for commerce in the 19th century to its “discovery” by national chains in the late 20th century, Santa Barbara’s State Street corridor has found a way to blend trade, tourism and retail, and accommodate both pedestrians and vehicles. Santa Barbara is about to abandon well over a century…


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