What’s the City’s carbon target? A What’s the City’s carbon target? The City of Santa Barbara reached its carbon target of 7% below 1990 levels by 2020 set in the 2012 Climate Action Plan. A new goal will be set in the City’s Climate Action Plan update in 2021–so stay tuned! Back to Top Previous Post (p) How do I reduce my carbon footprint? Next Post (n) How do I check on the City’s sustainability progress?