Idle Wells Hearing on May 24, 2022 at the Board of Supervisors

Please see this important message from our partners at the Environmental Defense Center (EDC) regarding the upcoming hearing about Idle Wells in Santa Barbara County. We hope you will speak up on Tuesday, May 24 and let the Board of Supervisors know we want more regulation and monitoring of these hazardous idle oil wells. 

Youth Arts Alive

Youth ARTS Alive is a program of Santa Barbara County Action Network (SBCAN). 

You can donate any amount to Youth ARTS Alive by clicking here.

Thank you for your support for youth arts education in the Santa Maria Valley. 

Gale McNeeley, Director 



North County Awards Dinner 2022


Santa Barbara County Action Network will hold its 2022 North County “Looking Forward” Awards Dinner & Fundraiser on Sunday, June 26 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Blosser Urban Gardens, 915 S Blosser Rd, Santa Maria.  

We are eager to be back with each other in person outdoors after two years of virtual-only events.

Every year we recognize individuals or organizations that work to protect our environment and the rights of our...

Contact Us

Santa Barbara County Action Network (SBCAN)

P.O. Box 6174, Santa Maria, CA 93456-6174


Executive Director Ken Hough, (805) 563-0463, [email protected]

Associate Director Jeanne Sparks, [email protected]

Advocacy and Events Director Nadia Abushanab, [email protected]

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