Author: Riviera Association

Letter from the Riviera Association’s New President: Bill Tully

January 2018 To Members of the Riviera Association and Neighbors Dear Friends, Santa Barbara has been through a very trying time, and our hearts and prayers are with those who have suffered and lost during the Thomas Fire and the Montecito mudslides.Our own neighborhood largely escaped the worst, but we are citizens of the whole […]

New Year’s message from outgoing Riviera Ass’n president, Shelley Bookspan

What a dramatic ending we had to 2017!  Wind-whipped flames igniting the hills behind our homes!  Ashes and smoke the only “rain” we had for months!  Our neighbors unrecognizable behind their N95 dust masks!   Mass mandatory evacuation from our homes while over 8,000 firefighters and auxiliary personnel fought a heroic, relentless, and ultimately winning battle […]

Forum for City Council 4th District Candidates

The Forum is scheduled for Tuesday, October 10th from 7 PM to 8:30 PM at theFirst Methodist Church at the corner of Garden and Anapamu Streets in the main church sanctuary.  There will be parking available in the church’s parking lot off of Anapamu Street. The three candidates for City Council from our district, the Fourth District, are all scheduled to attend. They will […]