City & Community
City Projects completed:
- Waterwise Landscaping at City Hall
- Reduced water use in all irrigation areas (Gold is the new Green)
- Replaced lighting in City Hall and Planning to LED
- Electric Vehicle Charging Station
- 2017 State of the City Presentation
City Projects underway:
- Retrofit of lights on Ave of Flags to LED
- Retrofit of lights in Post office to LED
- Wind/Solar energy supplemental power at WasteWater Treatment Plant
- Green Business Program of Santa Barbara County
- The Santa Ynez Valley Botanical Garden
- LessIsMore.org – Info and ideas on how to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. This site is the ultimate waste reduction resource for residents of Santa Barbara County. Most of the programs serve Buellton.
- Green Gardener Program - Spring classes are underway at Santa Barbara City College Continuing Education Division in Santa Barbara, or Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria.