The Cambrian

Public Meetings

Unless indicated, all meetings are open to the public. Some are available for later viewing on Charter Cable channel 21. Check


County Planning Department hearing officer. 9 a.m. County Government Center, room 200, 1055 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo. 781-5600. Agenda includes: 1,880 square-foot single-family residence with a 420-square-foot attached garage on a 3,500 square-foot vacant parcel at 1851 Oxford Ave., about 120 feet northwest of Ardath Drive.


Coast Unified School District budget workshop. 6 to 7:30 p.m., Old Grammar School, 1350 Main St. 927-3880. Agenda includes: Budget workshop, including explanations of state cuts to school funding, district income and expenditures.


Regional Water Quality Control Board. 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. SLO Elks Lodge, 222 Elks Lane, San Luis Obispo. 549-3147. Agenda includes: Public workshop on updated requirements on monitoring and controlling materials in runoff, especially from agricultural lands.

San Simeon Community Services District Board of Directors. 6 p.m. Plaza del Cavalier, 9415 Hearst Ave., San Simeon. 927-4778.

Cambria Forest Committee, 6 p.m. Rabobank, 1070 Main St. 927-6240. Agenda includes:

Supervisor Bruce Gibson on ways county could help committee finance Cambria Forest Management Plan; updates on Pacific Gas & Electric mitigation for recent tree cutting, training for weed-abatement workers, how many lots are to be cleared this year and list of lots suitable for planting “replacement” trees.


State Coastal Commission. 9 a.m. Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors’ Chambers, 701 Ocean St., Santa Cruz. (831) 427-4863. Thursday agenda includes: Determine whether Army Corps of Engineers’ planned drilling of test holes and installation of test wells for the purpose of conducting water quality and quantity tests on the beach south of the Santa Rosa Creek mouth needed for planning a Cambria Community Services District desalination plant are consistent with federal and state laws and eligible for an exclusion from preparation of an environmental impact statement. Friday agenda includes: Appeal of county permit with conditions for the SDS Family Trust to remove existing public accessway, remodel a home and build a barn west of Highway 1 adjacent to Pacific Ocean along Harmony Coast near Cayucos.


County Planning Commission. 8:45 a.m. Board of Supervisors Chambers, County Government Center, 1055 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo. 781-5600. Agenda includes: AT&T cell-tower facility at 202 Monte Cristo Road, the former Air Force Base, about 1 mile south of Cambria and 1 mile west of Highway 1, expanding use of an existing 270-foot-tall steel radio tower. On TV: Cablecast on Charter Cable channel 21, replayed at 6 p.m. Thursday and Monday.