Disaster & Relief Efforts & Information
Please see the press releases and more for information from the
SLO County Office of Emergency Services as well as resources from SLO County Government
CSA 16 WATER RATE INFORMATION
March 24, 2020 Public Hearing - Rate Increase Passed
On March 24th the public hearing for the proposed rate increase was held. The Clerk of the Board counted all of the protest ballots received and found there was not a majority protest. Per Proposition 218 requirements the rate increase was passed and a new water rate ordinance adopted. However, due to the COVID19 Pandemic, the rate increase will not go into effect until 30 days after the Local COVID19 Emergency is terminated. Until the Local COVID19 Emergency is over, water rates will remain at the current rate (see below).
PLANNING AND BUILDING
The Department of Planning and Building provides oversight of the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County. Planning and Building performs all land use planning functions to maintain the wise use of land and to help build safe communities including policies, programs, permitting, environmental review and zoning enforcement.
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
The San Luis Obispo Board of Supervisors, the legislative arm of the County government, is committed to the implementation of such policies and the provision of such services that will enhance the economic, environmental and social quality of life in San Luis Obispo County.
DISTRICT 1 SUPERVISOR., JOHN PESCHONG
Currently I serve on:
San Luis Obispo Council of Governments as President
Regional Transit Authority as President
Integrated Waste Management Authority
Air Pollution Control District
Cal -ID Advisory Board
California State Association of Counties (CSAC) - Alternate
Golden State Finance Authority
Nacimiento Water Project Commission
Rural Counties Representatives of California
Paso Basin Cooperative Committee - Alternate
Atascadero Basin Cooperative Committee - Alternate
SLO COUNTY LIBRARIES
The mission of the County of San Luis Obispo Public Libraries is to provide materials and services to people seeking knowledge, lifelong learning, and recreation, as well as to ensure that all patrons of the library may use those materials and services to the maximum extent possible.
SHANDON UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
Our District Mission Statement reflects the importance of being a good citizen and a good representative of Shandon schools now and in the future. It reads: Shandon Joint Unified School District is committed to providing a quality education in a safe environment which empowers students with the skills, knowledge, and attitude necessary for success. It is with this Mission Statement that we prepare our youth for futures in exciting careers such as agriculture, the military, secondary education and business.
SLO SHERIFF, NORTH STATION
The mission of the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office is to protect all life and property and to provide service, security, and safety to the community. Our vision is to be the most progressive and creative leaders within the law enforcement community, and ensure our County remains one of the safest places to live and visit. The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office provides service to the unincorporated areas of San Luis Obispo County.
CHP, TEMPLETON (740)
The California Highway Patrol, Templeton Area is located on US 101, half-way between Los Angeles and San Francisco. The Templeton Area is the gateway to tourist attractions such as Paso Robles Wineries, Pismo Dunes, Pismo Beach, San Luis Obispo, San Simeon, Hearst Castle, and the Elephant Seals. The Templeton Area invites you to come and enjoy the many attractions in our area and the surrounding communities. In order to arrive alive at your destination, please obey speed laws, wear your safety belt, don’t text and drive, and always have a designated driver.