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February 2017     |     Volume 2    |     Issue 2

County Airport to Add Denver Flights in June

The San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport announced this week that United Airlines will begin nonstop service between San Luis Obispo and Denver on June 8, making the Mile-High City the second destination added to the airport’s route map this year and marking a major milestone for the community. Read more

2016 Annual Report Available Online

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Access the County’s 2016 Annual Report online to find information about activities, accomplishments and challenges the County faced last year. View the Report 

What are the County's Legislative Goals for 2017?

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In early February, the County released a prioritized list of issues that directly affect the people of San Luis Obispo County and identified ways to resolve those issues through the state’s legislative process. Read more

SLO Branch of County Library to Reopen on March 4

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After a five-month closure, the San Luis Obispo branch of the County Library will reopen on Saturday, March 4 at 10 a.m. You're invited to explore the modernized, expanded facility filled with new public spaces and amenities. Read more

In other news...

Grants Available for SLO County Beautification Projects

The County is looking to fund projects that will enhance the cultural, environmental, recreational, or historical resources in the local unincorporated areas. Read more


Residents, Businesses Asked to Report Storm Damage

The County Office of Emergency Services is requesting that residents and businesses report damage from the recent storms throughout the County. Find out why

Community to Celebrate Weights and Measures Week

March 1 through 7 commemorates the signing of the first U.S. weights and measures law by President John Adams 218 years ago. Read more 

Los Osos Wastewater Project Earns Project of Year Award

After decades of controversy and delay, a well-functioning sewer system is now operational in Los Osos. The project was recently named Project of the Year by the local chapter of a national public works organization, making it eligible to receive national recognition. Read more

County Child Support Services Again Ranks No. 1

For the fourth consecutive year, the County's Child Support Services Department is once again the top-performing agency of its kind in the state, according to a recent report by the California Department of Child Support Services to the state legislature. Read more
Second Installment of Property Taxes Due
California law states that the second installment of property taxes for fiscal year 2016-17 is delinquent on April 10. The law also mandates a 10% penalty for late payments after April 10, so don’t wait until the last minute. You can look up your taxes due, and pay online if you wish, at

Adoptable Pet of the Month

RustyMeet Rusty, a 2-year-old Chihuahua who came to the County Animal Services shelter with a compound fracture. Our colleagues at the County Health Agency's Division of Animal Services gave him the medical attention he needed and his leg has now healed.

While recovering in a foster home, Rusty proved he’s housebroken, looks great in a houndstooth jacket, and longs to be someone’s devoted companion. Because of all the bumps in his road, Rusty takes a little time to warm up to people, but once he does, he loves you with all his heart. For more information about Rusty (ID #215204), call the County Animal Services at 805-781-4413 or visit the shelter located off Highway 1. 

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