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San Luis Obispo County, California

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Public Works
Wade Horton
Director


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County of San Luis Obispo Public Works Department
Receives Prestigious APWA Accreditation

Address:
976 Osos Street
Room 206
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408
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Business Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Phone:
(805) 781-5252

Email:
pwd@co.slo.ca.us

Fax:
(805) 781-1229

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Los Osos Wastewater Project

Mission Statement: To evaluate and develop a wastewater treatment system for Los Osos, in cooperation with the community water purveyors, to solve the Level III water resource shortage and groundwater pollution, in an environmentally sustainable and cost effective manner, while respecting community preferences and promoting participatory government, and addressing individual affordability challenges to the greatest extent possible.

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Sewer lateral connections to the project began in March 2016 and will continue into 2017. Property owners must have their private property connected to the sewer system and decommission their septic system.  Review the Sewer Lateral Connections and Septic System Decommissioning page for more information.



LosOsos Water Conservation

 The County is currently implementing a water conservation program, which includes rebates for water saver fixtures.

All properties in the sewer service area are required to meet the water conservation program guidelines prior to connection to the wastewater project

For more information on

the Los Osos Water Conservation Rebate Program, visit: http://conservelososos.org/

 

Questions?

Representatives from the County are available to answer questions from residents and businesses regarding sewer lateral connections for their property, project costs and financial assistance, and answer any other issues related to the Los Osos Wastewater Project.

Meet with County staff during bi-weekly office hours at 2025 10th Street in Los Osos each Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.

Or;

Contact the County at (805) 788-2759 or email rheaslet@co.slo.ca.us with comments or questions.

 

 

Recent News and Events

August 29, 2016: A sewer lateral connection workshop for property owners in the Phase 3 connection area was held at the South Bay Community Center.  For more information, review the Powerpoint Presentation given at the meeting.

June 22, 2016: Baseline Groundwater Quality Report released to the Regional Water Quality Control Board. This was an additional requirement under the WDR R3-2011-0001. This report contains the latest Nitrate concentrations and Groundwater levels.

June 6, 2016: A sewer lateral connection workshop for property owners in the Phase 2 connection area was held at the South Bay Community Center.  For more information, review the Powerpoint Presentation given at the meeting.

May 5, 2016: The Los Osos Water Recycling Facility is now open for tours every Wednesday at 10:00AM! Individuals or groups are welcome. Please RSVP and find additional information here


 

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Public Works is located in Room 206 of the old Courthouse building,

at 1035 Palm Street, on the corner of Palm and Osos Streets in San Luis Obispo.

The Public Works Department offices are open Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

General information phone number is (805) 781-5252