My name is Meagan and I am running to continue in my position as the District 6 representative to the Santa Barbara City Council. Appointed in February, 2019, to represent the downtown and west downtown areas, I am proud of the work we’ve done over the last few months to stand with our neighbors, and I look forward to continuing to fight for working families like yours and mine through Election Day and beyond.
Developing thoughtful solutions to the housing crisis is the most important job of our local leaders and I am committed to pushing forward policy that is sensitive to the unique needs – social...
The importance of downtown revitalization efforts to District 6 and to Santa Barbara cannot be understated. By encouraging growth downtown (through streamlined permitting, creative use...
As we move past the public health crisis and into the long-term recovery portion of this disaster, there is so much more to do. Helping people get back on their feet, supporting local business, growing stable job...
Santa Barbara Independent: Endorsements for City of Santa Barbara Council Race
October 12th, 2021
Joyce for Mayor; Friedman, Sneddon, and Harmon for Council Seats. Read the full article.
Santa Barbara Talks Podcast: Candidates Debate at Santa Barbara City Council District 6 Forum
September 2nd, 2021
In this forum, the candidates talk about all the big issues facing Santa Barbara, including homelessness, State Street, economic development, Paseo Nuevo, equity, governance and leadership at City Hall. Read the full article.
The Central Coast has a new California Coastal Commissioner. What are her priorities?
June 29, 2021
Meagan Harmon, a Santa Barbara City Council member, was appointed to the South Central Coast representative seat — which serves San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties — by Gov. Gavin Newsom on May 4.
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