Drought Emergency Persists One Year Later
On March 24, the County’s Drought Task Force will present a special public report detailing how the local government has responded to the drought over the past 12 months and what it plans to do in the coming year. Read More.
County Budget Recognized Nationally for Transparency
On March 4, 2015, we were once again nationally recognized for meeting the highest principles of governmental budgeting. We recently received our fourth consecutive Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2014-15 Budget. Read more.
County Publishes 2014 Annual Report Online
On February 3, 2015, the County published its 2014 Annual Report, which highlights the accomplishments, challenges and key issues the County faced last year. Read More.
New Parks and Recreation Director Appointed
On January 6, 2015, the County of San Luis Obispo appointed Nick Franco as the new Parks and Recreation Department Director after an exhaustive recruitment process. He will begin his new role at the County on February 2. Read More.
County Receives Updated S&P Ratings
On December 16, 2014, the County of San Luis Obispo announced its updated Standard & Poor's (S&P) Ratings for the year, which include an upgrade from AA- to AA+ for revenue bonds. Read more.
County Hires New Child Support Services Director
On December 9, 2014, the County of San Luis Obispo announced the appointment of Julie Paik as the new Director of Child Support Services. Read more.
County Hires New Public Works Director
On October 28, 2014, the County of San Luis Obispo announced the appointment of Wade Horton as the new County Public Works Director. Read more.