Important Agendas Contacts and Links

What you need to know: agendas, meetings, and more...

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San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors (805) 781-5450
A five-member Board of Supervisors serves as the County’s legislative body, setting policies and priorities to best serve the needs of the community. Supervisors are elected by districts of approximately equal population to overlapping four-year terms.
Board of Supervisors Agenda
Staff Reports

San Luis Obispo County Planning Commission and Department Hearings (805) 781-5600
The Department of Planning & Building is one of the County's land-based departments. The Department's roles and responsibilities are related to the development and use of real property. The Department consists of two primary functional areas: Policies & Programs and Permitting. These functional areas work together to support the Department's mission - promoting the wise use of land and helping to build great communities.
Planning Commission Agenda 
Planning Department Hearing Agenda

Agricultural Preserve Review Committee

Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) (805) 781-5795
San Luis Obispo LAFCO is a seven-member Commission comprised of two city council members (chosen by the City Mayors), two county supervisor members (chosen by the Board of Supervisors), two special district members (chosen by Independent Special District Selection Committee), and one public member (chosen by the members of the Commission).  San Luis Obispo LAFCO currently serves 51 local government agencies with 7 cities and  34 special districts and 10 dependent special districts (districts under the county Board of Supervisors). LAFCO's are responsible for evaluating annexations, the formation of districts, and the incorporation of cities. LAFCOs also establish a sphere of influence for each jurisdiction that plans for future growth of a jurisdiction.
LAFCO Agenda (03/14/18)
LAFCO Agenda (03/15/18)

Agricultural Liaison Advisory Board (ALAB)
(805) 781-5910
Agricultural Liaison Advisory Board (ALAB) is advisory to the Board of Supervisors and is recognized as a forum for discussion of matters that relate to local agriculture and land use or as directed by the Board of Supervisors. The ALAB members serve at the pleasure of the Board of Supervisors. Meetings are open to the public. Meetings are held on the 1st Monday of each month at 5:00 p.m. at the San Luis Obispo County Farm Bureau, and are subject to cancellation if there are not sufficient agenda items that need to be addressed.
ALAB Agenda

San Luis Obispo County Water Resources Advisory Committee (WRAC) (805) 781-5252
WRAC is advisory to the County Board of Supervisors concerning all policy decisions relating to the water resources of the SLO County Flood Control and Water Conservation District, to recommend to the Board specific water resource programs, and to recommend methods of financing water resource program.
WRAC Agenda


SLO County Agriculture/Weights and Measures - (805) 781-5910
Central Coast Groundwater Coalition - (831) 240-9533
Central Coast Water Quality Preservation, Inc. - (831) 761-8644
Coastal San Luis Resource Conservation District - (805) 772-4391
Upper Salinas - Las Tablas Resource Conservation District - (805) 434-6396 x5
California Farm Bureau Federation (CFBF) - (916) 561-5500
California Legislative Information (bill lookup)
California Department of Food & Agriculture (CDFA) - (916) 654-0466
California Department of Pesticide Regulation (CDPR) (916) 445-4038
Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board - (805) 549-3147
California State Water Resources Control Board - (916) 341-5254
California State Senate
California State Assembly
U.S. Senate
U.S. House of Representatives