SB 1 - The Road Repair & Accountability Act of 2017

SB 1, the Road Repair & Accountability Act of 2017

SB 1 will invest more than $80 million in Central Coast infrastructure, including highways, public transportation, and commuter rail over the next 10 years.


SB 1, The Road Repair & Accountability Act of 201770-80% of Southern California roads are in poor to mediocre condition; SB 1 doubles funding for street and road repairs and maintenance.

SB 1 creates more than half a million shovel-ready jobs in construction, trades, and supplies.

Annually, our cities are estimated to receive significant investments:

  • Buellton – $220,000
  • Carpinteria – $600,000
  • Fillmore – $710,000
  • Goleta – $1,350,000
  • Ojai – $350,000
  • Oxnard – $9,260,000
  • Santa Barbara – $3,960,000
  • Santa Paula – $1,390,000
  • Solvang – $250,000
  • Ventura – $4,920,000

SB 1 doubles available funds for new public transit infrastructure. Each year potholes cost families approximately $760 a year in repairs, and too many hours in traffic. Left unchecked, potholes turn into sinkholes and the cost to taxpayers increase exponentially.

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Supported by Chambers of Commerce for:

  • Santa Barbara Region

  • Ventura County

  • Santa Barbara County and Chambers of Commerce Alliance


Supported by our cities:

  • Buellton

  • Carpinteria

  • Fillmore

  • Goleta

  • Santa Barbara

  • Santa Paula

  • Solvang

  • Ventura


Supported by County Boards of Supervisors:

  • Ventura County

  • Santa Barbara County