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LAFCO To Vote on Proposed I.V. Inclusion in Goleta Plan

The Goleta cityhood dilemma is expected to come to a head Thursday afternoon, when the question of inclusion or exclusion of Isla Vista will be decided.

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Goleta Cityhood Proposal: To I.V. or Not to I.V.

The lines were drawn – figuratively at least – at Santa Barbara County’s Local Agency Formation Commission’s (LAFCO) five-hour public hearing Thursday night.

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County Supervisor Gail Marshall Reviews City Proposal Plans

With lines yet to be drawn and decisions still to be made, a few Isla Vista residents debated the pros and cons of I.V.’s possible inclusion within Goleta Now!’s proposed city Wednesday night.

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IVRPD Discusses Shelter for I.V. Homeless, Crime Rate Over Break

Isla Vista Recreation and Park District members questioned the feasibility of running a homeless center without the county’s support at Thursday night’s meeting.

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County Debates Future of Santa Barbara County Shores Park

The Santa Barbara County Park Commission hosted a public information gathering to debate the design of the Santa Barbara Shores Park Master Plan. The plan will determine the future of a 118-acre parcel located adjacent to the Sandpiper Golf Course as well as the property owned by developer Randall Fox.