Politics & Government

Government watch

Arroyo Grande Planning Commission. Meets Tuesday. 473-5420. Consider establishing Regional Transportation Authority/South County Area Transit parking and storage facility as an interim use at 800 Rodeo Drive.

Atascadero Planning Commission. Meets Tuesday. 461-5000. Proposed removal of an oak tree in the center planter of a traffic circle on Regio Place.

Atascadero Unified School District Board of Trustees. Meets Tuesday. 462-4200. Vote on qualifications, compensation and recruitment brochure for superintendent search; updates on district budget and school facilities bond measure and property tax.

Cuesta College Board of Trustees. Meets Wednesday. 546-3118. Proposed naming opportunities for the Cultural and Performing Arts Center; discussion of plan to recruit a new president and superintendent.

Grover Beach City Council. Meets today. 473-4567. Presentation on PG&E’s SmartMeter program; annual report on status of the city’s general plan, its blueprint for growth; agreement with Vernon & Associates to construct a low-income housing project at South 10th Street and Farroll Road; review list of city owned properties to potentially sell to the Grover Beach Improvement Agency for low-income housing.

Los Osos Community Services District Board of Directors. Meets Thursday. 528-9370. Presentation on the budget for fiscal year 2011-12, which starts July 1; consideration of prepayment of county sewer assessment for district properties.

Oceano Community Services District Board of Directors. Met Sunday. 481-6780. Discussed filling the two vacant board seats.

Paso Robles City Council. Meets Tuesday. 237-3888. Increased water rates proposal; environmental review of traffic study for city growth; sale of surplus vehicles to nonprofit groups.

Pismo Beach City Council. Meets Tuesday. 773-4657. Authorize city staff to act on council recommendation that U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approve shoreline protection project; annual report for fiscal year 2011-12 from the Pismo Beach Lodging Business Improvement District board and declare council’s intention to levy an annual tax; status report on city tsunami plan and emergency operations center; audit report for fiscal year 2009-10, which ended June 30; decline to participate in the county’s federal funding program for Community Development Block Grant and HOME funds.

San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors. Meets Tuesday. 781-5011. Report on emergency planning from the county’s Office of Emergency Services; grant for county fire; lease with the Community Action Partnership for a 1.1-acre plot of land on South Higuera Street in San Luis Obispo to be used as a homeless services center; adopting a state legislative platform.

San Luis Obispo City Council. Meets Tuesday. 781-7100. Review of staffing costs and trends; ways to increase parking revenue; agreement with the county to create a property tax exchange agreement to address property and sales tax transfers in the Orcutt Road area.

San Luis Coastal Unified School District Board of Education. Meets Tuesday. 549-1202. Vote on programs designed to improve student success; discuss possible purchase of portable classrooms.

Shandon Advisory Council. Meets Wednesday, shandoncouncil@yahoo.com. County presentation on planned development ordinance; public service agency reports.

Templeton Community Services District Board of Directors. Meets Tuesday. 434-4900. Reduce Oak View Estates’ deposit amount on its waterline extension project; update district’s injury and illness prevention program; dates for future water workshop.