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City Land Use and Circulation Element Update (LUCE)
Information on the LUCE update and FEIR (including links to all documents) can be found on the project website at:

2014 Draft Housing Element The City is updating its Housing Element. Please click here to view the Draft Housing Element.

Homeless Solutions
Keeping the public aware and updated about homeless programs, services, and initiatives.

Measure Y Information
On July 1, a majority of the City Council called for the submittal of a ballot measure for the November 2014 General Election to extend the San Luis Obispo Essential Services Measure, a 1/2-percent local sales tax, for another eight years. Download a packet on how to submit ballot arguments.  Updated information will be posted as it becomes available.
Concerned about the Drought?
Click here for more information.

Employee Salary & Benefit Information
The City is committed to transparency in local government. Information about employee compensation is available on the City's website.

Operation Clean Sweep

Find out what day your neighborhood is swept, and pile those cars in the driveway that day so the sweeper can do its job. Go to the Street Sweeper Schedule Map link: SLO City Sweep Day to find out the sweep day for your street. Once you find out your day, put a note on the refrigerator, in your car, or on your phone to help you remember! Please get those cars off the street. Much appreciated!
Empower Energy Efficiency Program Launched in San Luis Obispo County
Services and programs offered include no-cost home energy efficiency assessments and technical and financial assistance with home energy upgrade projects.  Empower SLO's new energy coach is a local expert in home energy efficiency, and is now offering free expert energy advice to homeowners in San Luis Obispo County.  Please see the link below to the Energy Alliance Newsletter for more information.  More details can also be found on the SLO Energy Alliance website at:
Click here to view San Luis Obispo Regional Energy Alliance Newsletter.
SLOCOG releases new online engagement tools
San Luis Obispo Council of Governments wants your feedback on their Regional Transportation Plan RTP). Check out their RTP Budget and Project Mapping Tools.

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Los Osos Valley Road (LOVR) Traffic Relief Project
Information and traffic updates on the Los Osos Valley Road/Hwy 101 interchange construction project can be found on the project website at:
November 4th  City Election Results
Follow the link above to find out more.
Advisory Body Vacancies
- The Mass Transportation Committee has two unscheduled vacancies - 1 (Cal Poly Student Representative), 1 - (Alternate Member). Click here for application.
- The Zone 9 Flood Control  & Water Conservation District has one scheduled vacancy (Member at Large) with a term ending December 31, 2014. Click here to download an application or to learn more about Zone 9.

- The Promotional Coordinating Committee has one unscheduled vacancy. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2014.  Click here for application.
Open Government
The City is testing its new information portal, with access to interactive maps, City records, useful City database files, and a tool to share ideas on important topics. Your feedback will help us improve this new feature!  
SLO County: Community Needs Survey
An on-line survey is available through September 30, 2014 and your input is valued.  This is a great opportunity to provide input on the community needs with regards to affordable housing.  Please click here to access the survey. Or for the survey in Spanish please click here.

Additional Asian Citrus Psyllid detected in San Luis Obispo in October 2014

Click here to link to the County AG Commissioner's webpage and Press Release

A community meeting will be held October 23, 2014. Click here for more information about the meeting.

 Click here to see how you can help. For more information contact Natural Resources Manager Bob Hill at 805-781-7211 or or City Arborist Ron Combs at


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Council Notes
Council Notes are updates about interesting programs and projects around the City.

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Press Releases

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TRAFFIC DELAYS - Multiple Construction Projects in LOVR Area

September SLO Transit Record Ridership

Bus Driver Assists in Finding Missing Elderly Woman

Active Shooter Training with High School Staff Update

Active Shooter Training with High School Staff


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