Noozhawk: 11 Things You Need to Know About Santa Barbara’s City Council District Elections

By Giana Magnoli, Noozhawk News Editor | @magnoli | Published on 03.29.2015 After lengthy deliberations over how to divide city, council to pick final map Monday as required by settlement of California Voting Rights Act lawsuit Santa Barbara voters will elect council members by district instead of at large starting in November, as a result of the […]

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Noozhawk: Santa Barbara Asks for Public Input on Drawing Inaugural Election District Maps

Lawsuit settlement requires six separate City Council districts, two of which must have a majority of Latino eligible voters By Giana Magnoli, Noozhawk News Editor | @magnoli | Published on 02.28.2015 12:26 p.m. Now that the City of Santa Barbara has settled a lawsuit and agreed to start using district elections beginning in November, the City […]

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