No other street in Santa Barbara is as well-known as State Street. It is this special street that’s at the very core of our downtown area. Over the summer, a small army of Santa Barbara-based architects let their imaginations run wild with numerous possibilities for the State Street of tomorrow. The ideas for the famed street’s new look ranged from extravagant to minimal, but these exciting conversations were intended to kickstart conversations with the public and city officials on revamping the street. For more on the designs they proposed, click here and see examples below.