Senior Manager Trevor Keith will begin his new role as Planning Director on Aug. 8.

County Supervisors Name New Planning and Building Director in 5-0 Vote

Trevor Keith, a longtime senior manager for the County of San Luis Obispo, earned the confidence of all five Board members to lead the Planning and Building Department.

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First Non-Storefront Cannabis Dispensary Approved in SLO County

At a recent Planning Department Hearing the County of San Luis Obispo approved the first cannabis-related business for operation.

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State Approves Tri-County Regional Energy Network Business Plan

On May 31, 2018, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), approved an Energy Efficiency Business Plan submitted by a tri-county collaboration that will allow local governments to have...

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Report on Successful Community Advisory Council Training

On May 25, 2018, the County Department of Planning and Building hosted the 19th Annual Community Advisory Council training. 37 members from nine of the eleven advisory groups participated in a...

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Know Before You Grow

Do you have questions about the recently adopted regulations for cannabis activities in the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County? Read on for more information regarding the permanent...