New Buses in San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo is showcasing three new buses which are environmentally friendly. The buses to go on display this afternoon from 4:30 to 5:30 at Mission Plaza. They were purchased as part of a one million dollar air quality-related grant. The buses have a modern look. Inside, there is Wi-Fi, sunroofs and hand sanitizers. But…

Chicago

The band Chicago is returning to Paso Robles. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band will play at Vina Robles Amphitheater. The band played at the intimate amphitheater in June of last year. They also played several years ago in the rodeo arena at the California Mid-State Fair. They will play September 2nd at…

Supervisors

More heated debate yesterday before supervisor Debbie Arnold ultimately succeeded in changing the way water districts are funded during the transition to state mandated regulation. Supervisor John Peschong questioned staff about the county’s role in meeting the state mandate to create groundwater management districts. The discussion got heated when Supervisor Bruce Gibson attacked supervisor Supervisor…

Cal Poly Grants

Last year, Cal Poly faculty and staff received $32 million in grants, which is a 25% increase from the previous year. The grants bought $650,000 in lab equipment, paid the wages of 58 employees of the Cal Poly Corporation and $1.8 million in wages to more than 800 student researchers. Stuart Styles and Charles Burt…

Salud Carbajal Letter

San Luis Obispo County Supervisors also voted unanimously yesterday to send a letter to US Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke about the boards opposition to offshore oil and gas development. The vote was 4-0, with Supervisor John Peschong recusing himself. The letter states, “The County of San Luis Obispo is opposed to any expansion of oil…

Paso Retirement Costs

Pension costs for Paso Robles cloud the economic future for the city. City staff telling the city council at last night’s meeting that CalPers discount rate will increase the pension costs dramatically The projected impact on the city budget is profound. The pension cost will increase from $3.9 million this fiscal year to $6.2 million…

Templeton Home School

Tonight, Templeton Home School has an open house. Conveniently, it’s on Taco Tuesday.

Lots of information available tonight. Like free math tutoring, Core and or elective classes and social events.

Taco Tuesday Open House at Templeton Home School tonight from 5:30 until 7:00. Just like tuition at the Templeton Home School, the tacos are free.