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

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


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Stakes Get Higher for Unregistered Cannabis Growers in SLO County

Unregistered commercial cannabis growers in the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County could pay fines of $1,000 per day. The County Board of Supervisors authorized County Counsel on Tuesday, May 23 to begin litigation against individuals and organizations that are knowingly growing cannabis illegally in the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County. Read more


Search for Interim County of SLO Administrator Begins

The County of San Luis Obispo has begun its search for an interim County Administrative Officer (CAO). The Board of Supervisors will consider interest for the interim CAO from both inside and outside of the organization.

Interested candidates can apply online by June 4.

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Three-year Drought Emergency Lifted, County Calls for Continued Conservation

San Luis Obispo County no longer faces a local drought emergency, but the region still faces local imbalances in water supply and demand, officials say. The County Board of Supervisors agreed during its public meeting on May 23 to adopt a resolution terminating the proclamation of local drought emergency made on March 11, 2014. Read more

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Seeking Qualified Planning & Building Director

The County of San Luis Obispo is offering an exciting career opportunity for the new Director of Planning and Building. We are seeking a responsive, service oriented professional that will provide exceptional leadership and expertise in the management and oversight of the various operations within the Planning and Building Department. Apply now

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County Staff Introduces Recommended $590M Budget for FY 2017-18

The County of San Luis Obispo Administrative Office introduced the recommended $590 million County budget for fiscal year (FY) 2017-18 to the Board of Supervisors and the public on May 16. The public can review the budget in detail online or at any branch of the County library. County Administrative Officer Dan Buckshi recommends a balanced budget of $590 million of governmental funds, which is a 0.35 percent growth over the current fiscal year. This includes a recommended General Fund budget of $503.6 million, a growth of 2.1 percent. Read more


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