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Public Works will re-open our front counter to the public on July 6 and start providing some modified services.  Our hours will be 8 – 5, with closure from 12 – 1:30 for sanitation. Masks are mandatory in our building, and we ask that you adhere to physical distancing protocol. We will have limited services at our front counter and will not be accepting drop in meetings.  Please contact 805-781-5252 to make an appointment with staff.  Bus passes can be purchased at the Kiosk on the corner of Osos and Palm or by phone via Follow us on Twitter @SLOCountyPWD for the latest updates.

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Salinas River Flowing “Live Stream”
Date: 2/5/2021 1:56:18 PM
On Friday, January 29, 2021 at 9:44 a.m., the County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works confirmed the Salinas River was flowing a “Live Stream” from the Salinas Reservoir Dam (Santa Margarita Lake) to the Nacimiento River junction, north of the San Luis Obispo County line.
San Luis Obispo County and Los Angeles/Oxnard Weather Briefing
Date: 1/27/2021 5:15:44 PM
According to the January 26, 2021, National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard Weather Briefing, San Luis Obispo County is expected to receive moderate to heavy rainfall through Friday morning with 3 inches to 6 inches total.
Significant Storm Events May Bring Local Flooding Issues
Date: 1/27/2021 4:24:06 PM
Based on recent weather advisories from the National Weather Service there is a potential for rainfall totals of 3 to 6 inches between now and Friday. As a result, local flooding can be expected to occur in areas of the County over the next several days.
Nacimiento Pipeline Repairs on North River Road in Paso Robles
Date: 1/19/2021 9:50:05 AM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will make repairs to the Nacimiento Pipeline adjacent to North River Road on Tuesday, January 19, 2021.

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