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San Luis Obispo County, California


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The County of San Luis Obispo prides itself on serving the community and helping residents resolve any complaints they may have. Whether you are seeking service or filing a complaint, we want to help you resolve the issue.


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County Contact Information

County Government Center
1055 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Telephone: 805-781-5000
Toll free: 800-834-4636


Use the Department Directory for quick access to department information.

Residents Invited to Special Public Tours, Activities in April

The County of San Luis Obispo invites residents to attend a variety of public tours and activities in April to celebrate National County Government Month. To showcase the County’s innovative programs and projects, this year’s activities include educational classes and guided tours at the County jail, public health lab, Lopez Lake, and various County fire stations. The tours will show how the County works to create a safe, healthy, livable and prosperous community. 

Registration is required to attend and will close 24 hours prior to each tour’s start time.

County News

Marvin Rose

County Names Interim Planning Director, Preps for Nationwide Search

The County of San Luis Obispo has appointed Marvin Rose as its Interim Planning and Building Director and is preparing a nationwide search to fill the executive position. The County also hired Avery & Associates, an executive search and labor relations consulting firm, to assist with outside recruitment activities in the coming weeks and months.  Read more

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Submit Photos for New County Website

Calling all photographers! For the first time in 10 years, the County is redesigning its website and we want to give you a chance to contribute to the final look. Photo credit will be given if photos you submit are selected.

Send us your best photo(s) of public events, activities, and scenery in SLO County (no private events, activities or property, please) for a chance to be featured on our new site (coming soon!). Read more

Submit Your Photo(s)

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Latest Drought Updates          

Get information and the latest updates on drought conditions and water conservation tips. To report drought-related concerns or for water conservations questions, call the County Water Conservation and Drought Hotline at (805) 781-4466.


County Calendars of Meetings and Events

Live and Archived Meeting Video, Agendas and Minutes

Staff Login 

Board of Supervisors Calendar                

Planning and Building Calendar

County Holidays

Upcoming Live meetings: videos and agendas

Upcoming/ In Progress/ Archived meetings: agendas and minutes




Resources for Those Affected by the Chimney Fire


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