Notice of Parking Lot Closure

1129 Monterey Street lot will close on 4/15/2018

Sheriff-Coroner Ian Parkinson held a press conference on March 15 announcing the results of a narcotics investigation.

Sheriff's Office Shuts Down Major Drug Operation in SLO County

The Sheriff's Office has shut down a major methamphetamine and heroin distribution network that was operating in San Luis Obispo County. 

Flyer announcing charity fundraiser and easter egg hunt.

Dairy Creek Golf Course Hosting Charity Fun Run and Speed Golf Classic

The charity event will raise funds for the Frace Sisters Memorial Fund to provide scholarships and athletic shoes for those in need in order to pursue their dreams.

 View of Los Osos from the Morro Bay Natural Museum. Photo by Robin Hendry

Public Meeting to Explore Potential Modifications to the Los Osos Groundwater Basin Boundary

The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works invites basin users and interested community members to attend a meeting on the Los Osos Groundwater Basin characterization study and...

 Station 56 on Cayucos Drive

County to Provide Fire Protection in Cayucos if District Dissolves

The community of Cayucos can expect the County to provide fire protection services if the Cayucos Fire Protection District dissolves.  

Tsunami Preparedness Week, March 26-30, 2018

Tsunami Preparedness Week

Tsunami Preparedness Week, March 26-30, 2018. We can be better prepared for a tsunami by practicing how to protect ourselves when one occurs.

Voters could decide on a local tax for cannabis businesses in June.

County Board of Supervisors Lets Voters Decide on Local Cannabis Tax

The County Board of Supervisors approved a proposal to place a measure on the June ballot to let voters decide on a local tax for cannabis-related businesses.

Airports reported a 30 percent increase in passenger boarding numbers.

County Reports Good Financial Status in Second Quarter

The County of San Luis Obispo was in good financial shape at the end of the second quarter of this fiscal year, according to a recent report.

Former Cambria Library at 900 Main Street in Cambria

Former Cambria Library to be Sold at Public Auction

Written bids must be received on or before April 30, 2018 at 5:00pm

District Attorney Press Release

Former District Administrator of South San Luis Obispo County Pleads No Contest to Allegations of Conflict of Interest

John L. Wallace pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor counts of conflict of interest.

Assessor's Office File Digitization Project

Digitizing Assessor Records in 2018

The County Assessor's Office is in the process of scanning its files and documents and moving to a paperless, digital environment.

Avoid spending time in the ocean for three days after a significant rainfall.

Avoid Ocean Water Contact During and After Rainstorms

The County of San Luis Obispo Public Health Department advises the public to avoid ocean water contact during, and at least three days following, significant rainstorms.

EVgo Electric Vehicle Charging Station

National Weights and Measures Week is March 1st - 7th

The San Luis Obispo County Department of Agriculture/ Weights and Measures announces National Weights and Measures Week, March 1-7, 2018 to commemorate President John Adams’s signing of the first...

Lopez Lake

Cloud Seeding Environmental Document Available for Public Review and Comment

The San Luis Obispo County Flood Control and Water Conservation District (District) is considering a new program that would increase the local water supply and the public has until March 20, 2018...

The plaque that honors these veterans was dedicated as a part of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in 2004. It reads:  In Memory of the men and women who served in the Vietnam War and later died as a resu

Resource Spotlight: In Memory Program Honors Vietnam Veterans

Vietnam veterans whose lives were cut short as a result of their service in Vietnam, but are not eligible for inscription on The Vietnam Veterans Memorial under Department of Defense guidelines can...

County Fire Swearing In Ceremony, February 2018

County Firefighters Sworn In

Several County and CAL FIRE firefighters were sworn in during a special badge pinning ceremony on February 28.

Visitor doing a name rub on TWTH

County of San Luis Obispo to Host All-New Larger The Wall That Heals Exhibit

The Wall That Heals visitors will be able to do name rubbings of individual service member’s names

Volunteers assist visitors at TWTH in Spokane in 2017

Volunteers Needed for The Wall That Heals Exhibit

Volunteers are needed in support of The Wall That Heals.

District Attorney Press Release

Western Union Refunds Monies to Victims of Scams

Western Union made $586 million available to refund monies to victims of scams.

San Luis Obispo DCSS staff

County Child Support Services Ranks No. 1 in State for Fifth Consecutive Year

The County of San Luis Obispo has the top performing child support services agency in the state of California, according to a recent report by the California Department of Child Support Services to...

Picnic Table and BBQ Overlooking Santa Margarita Lake

Workshops Will Allow Public to Guide Parks and Recreation Fee Policies

San Luis Obispo County residents and visitors enjoy year-round access to parks, lakes, campgrounds, playgrounds, trails and paths, athletic fields, golf courses, pools, sports courts, dog parks...

Preventive dental care and screenings help children stay healthy and avoid cavities.

Bringing Dental Care to More SLO County Kids

With two new grants, the County Public Health Department is expanding its oral health program to ensure more children get the dental care they need.