2022

Free Rainwater Workshop, Oct. 8 in San Luis Obispo
Date: 9/27/2022 3:08:16 PM
As California continues to grapple with the effects of historic drought throughout the state, the County of San Luis Obispo is inviting residents to learn more about rainwater harvesting and rain barrel installation.
Road Work to Conduct Utility Potholing on Los Berros Road, Arroyo Grande
Date: 9/27/2022 2:08:37 PM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will conduct exploratory potholing to locate underground utilities on Los Berros Road between Quailwood Lane and North Frontage Road in Arroyo Grande starting Thursday, Sept. 29 through Friday, Sept. 30.
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for New Battery-Storage Units, San Luis Obispo
Date: 8/25/2022 8:30:54 AM
The switch has been flipped, bringing life to the first battery energy storage systems (BESS) installed at San Luis Obispo County government buildings – at zero cost to residents.
Temporary Nightly Closure on Buckley Road from July 25 through July 28
Date: 7/25/2022 10:06:51 AM
Whitaker Construction Group, contractor for the Buckley Road Extension, will temporarily close the corner of Vachell Lane and Buckley Road starting July 25 through July 28 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. for intersection construction.
Musty Taste in Water No Cause for Concern, San Luis Obispo County
Date: 9/2/2022 2:07:47 PM
A harmless compound, MIB, in surface waters is causing a stink.
Temporary Road Closure for Culvert Replacement on Orcutt Road in San Luis Obispo
Date: 9/6/2022 3:11:24 PM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will temporarily close Orcutt Road during working hours on September 20, 2022 through September 22, 2022.
Upcoming Outage for Stream, Rain, and Reservoir Level Real-Time Reporting
Date: 7/14/2022 2:40:50 PM
The San Luis Obispo Water Conservation and Flood Control District is planning a network outage to upgrade the Automated Local Evaluation in Real Time (ALERT) flood warning system at rain and stream gauge stations in the County of San Luis Obispo on July 18, 2022.
Public Workshop on Sustainable Groundwater Management and Planning for the Arroyo Grande Subbasin on July 25, 2022
Date: 7/13/2022 8:32:54 AM
The County of San Luis Obispo (County) and the City of Arroyo Grande are jointly developing a Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) for the Arroyo Grande Subbasin.
UPDATE: 2020-21 Pavement Surface Treatment Project, County of San Luis Obispo
Date: 7/8/2022 9:57:56 AM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will temporarily close Old Creek Road between Highway 46 and Cottontail Lane, approximately 5.3 miles, for surface treatment.
UPDATE: Replacement of Existing Guardrail at Pecho Valley Road
Date: 6/29/2022 8:48:38 AM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will begin construction of a retaining wall and replacing guardrail at a site on Pecho Valley Road near Sand Spit Road in Montaña de Oro State Park starting June 30, 2022.
Replacement of Existing Guardrails at Various Locations Throughout San Luis Obispo County to Begin
Date: 6/28/2022 4:16:59 PM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will begin replacing guardrails in Los Osos, Cambria, and rural San Luis Obispo from June 28 through September 2022.
Fiber Optics Installation on South Bay Boulevard from Morro Bay to Los Osos
Date: 6/17/2022 4:11:04 PM
New fiber optic cables will be installed along South Bay Boulevard, from within the Morro Bay City Limits, to Santa Ysabel Avenue in Los Osos.
UPDATE: 2020-21 Pavement Surface Treatment Project, County of San Luis Obispo
Date: 5/2/2022 9:13:49 AM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works has begun a surface treatment project on various County roads.
Road Closure for Bridge Repair Work on North Branch Green Valley Road in Cambria
Date: 5/2/2022 9:05:01 AM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will temporarily close North Branch Green Valley Road during working hours approximately 0.2 miles north of Highway 46 for repairs on May 24, 2022 through May 26, 2022.
Vintage Light Retrofits in Olde Towne Nipomo
Date: 4/27/2022 2:05:36 PM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will retrofit the 60 vintage light fixtures along Tefft Street and Thompson Avenue in Olde Towne Nipomo with LED fixtures.
Community Meeting for the Adelaida Area Groundwater Study
Date: 4/8/2022 4:28:48 PM
The San Luis Obispo County Flood Control and Water Conservation District is coordinating with the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the Upper Salinas-Las Tablas Resource Conservation District (RCD) on the next phase of the Adelaida Hydrogeological Study, west of the City of Paso Robles.
County to Update Low Impact Development Handbook
Date: 3/30/2022 2:57:04 PM
The County’s Department of Public Works is teaming up with the Department of Planning and Building to update the County’s Low Impact Development Handbook.
Traffic Signal Repair at Main Street and Pineknolls Drive, Cambria
Date: 1/6/2022 8:11:16 AM
The County of San Luis Obispo Department of Public Works will be repairing the traffic signal located at Main Street and Pineknolls Drive in Cambria.

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