All SBPL locations will open at 12 PM on Thursday, June 27 due to staff training.


5/21-7/14: Eastside Library will be closed due to construction work.


SLIP Public Outreach and Events


The City of Santa Barbara Sewer Lateral Inspection Program (SLIP) Staff is available virtually to assist with SLIP Cases, the SLIP inspection and repair process, and backwater valve installation questions.

The following lunch and learns are scheduled from 12:00-1:00 pm to provide information to property owners. The webinars will be recorded and posted to this page 2 weeks following each presentation for those who are unable to attend.   

Sewer Lateral Inspection Program Videos
Title Date Description Registration Link / Link to Recording
Sewer Laterals  Maintenance


Lateral Maintenance to Extend Your Lateral's Lifespan Register for the webinar
Prevent Sewer Backups this Holiday Season  11/15/2022 Learn to properly dispose of fats, oils, grease, and other materials to prevent a sewer backup. Register for the webinar 

Schedule an Appointment During our Office Hours

One-on-one virtual appointments are available with our SLIP Staff during office hours. Office hours are Monday - Friday from 7:00 am - 3:00 pm. Schedule a virtual appointment by submitting the Form below.