Santa Barbara Mayor and City Council Elections - November 2, 2021
Six Candidates are running for Mayor of Santa Barbara in November. The Candidates are: Cathy Murillo, Incumbent; James Joyce III; Matt Kilrain; Randy Rowse; Deborah Schwartz; and Mark Whitehurst. In addition, three City Council seats are up for reelection this fall – Districts 4, 5, and 6 – Kristen Sneddon, Eric Friedman, and Meagan Harmon, incumbents. Eric Friedman is running unopposed. One Candidate, Barrett Reed, is running against Kristen Sneddon for the seat in District 4 and three Candidates are running against incumbent Meagan Harmon in District 6: Jason Carlton, Nina Johnson, and Zachary Pike.
Our League held two Candidate Forums in September - one on September 22nd for the Candidates running for the seats in Districts 4 and 6 on the Santa Barbara City Council, and one on September 30th for the Candidates running for Mayor of Santa Barbara. Recordings of both Forums in English and Spanish have been posted on YouTube for later viewing. Click on the YouTube icon on the bottom of the page - the left hand side - to view the recordings.