Vice President Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden will fly into the Santa Barbara Airport Friday for a fundraiser. According to Noozhawk, the fundraiser is for the National Democratic Committee and will take place at a private residence in Montecito.
The last time the vice president was in Santa Barbara was in 2012 when a flock of birds caused damage to Air Force 2 while landing.
To avoid traffic while the vice president is in town, the Santa Barbara Police Department sent the following advisory:
The following area of the city should be avoided when possible to prevent travel delays for community
Friday, March 21, 2014
2-3 p.m.: US 101 between SR-217 and Mission Street
5:30-8:30 p.m.: Between Foothill Road and Alameda Padre Serra and Alamar Avenue and Hillcrest Drive
8:30-9:30 p.m.: Between US 101 and the Pacific Ocean and Butterfly Lane and Eucalyptus
Saturday, March 22, 2014
3:45-4:15 p.m.: Between US 101 and the Pacific Ocean and Butterfly Lane and Eucalyptus
3:45-4:15 p.m.: US 101 between SR-217 and Mission Street