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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 excepting 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 slorta.org. Follow us on Twitter @SLOCountyPWD for the latest updates.

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Wastewater Facility Odor Complaint Form

Wastewater Facility Odor Complaint Form
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Is it constant, or only certain times of the day?
Wastewater Facility:


Examples include ammonia, burnt/smoky, cabbage-like, sewer/sewage-like, chemical/solvent, earthy/moldy/musty, fishy, manure, decaying grass, rotten egg, turpentine, woody or other weather conditions.
1 = Very Faint 8 = Very Strong
If you require follow up (Preferred method):


24-hour hotline:
(805) 528-3030
I understand that my comments here may be retained as public record and may be subject to the California Public Records Act.