A 119-room Marriott Residence Inn will be built on Union Road in Paso Robles just west of Barney Schwartz Park. Construction is expected to start next spring. A completion date was not available. The Paso Robles City Council approved the project Tuesday.
The Economic Vitality Corp. of San Luis Obispo County launched its Economic Dashboard — an informational graphic designed to provide a quick look at the local economy. Each economic indicator changes as the data becomes available — monthly, quarterly or annually. The Tribune will publish the information quarterly.
A Washington state Republican Senate panel investigation casts blame at both Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee and former Department of Corrections Secretary Bernie Warner for a three-year delay in fixing an error that led to the early release of thousands of prisoners.
A state oversight board controlled by the Legislature and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo has authorized spending $485 million to complete a solar panel production plant, the centerpiece of Cuomo's "Buffalo Billion" economic development program.
The government is squandering its technology budget maintaining museum-ready computer systems in critical areas from nuclear weapons to Social Security. They're still using floppy disks at the Pentagon.