Politics & Government

Government Watch: A roundup of this week’s agendas

Arroyo Grande Planning Commission. Meets Tuesday. 473-5420. Consider recommendation to the City Council on the city’s proposed capital projects for fiscal years 2011-12 through 2015-16.

Atascadero Planning Commission. Meets Tuesday. 461-5000. Lot-line adjustments for 11750 and 11800 Santa Lucia Road; update on native-tree replanting program.

Atascadero Unified School District Board of Trustees. Meets Tuesday. 462-4200. Consider eliminating school bus routes and reducing hours for nonteaching employees; First Solar Corp. donation of $210,000 solar array for Carrisa Plains School.

Cuesta College Board of Trustees. Meets Wednesday. 546-3118. Budget workshop; “enrollment management” plan; update on executive recruitment process.

Grover Beach City Council. Meets today. 473-4567. Consider sale of city-owned parcel to the city’s Improvement Agency for a low-income housing project at 920 Brighton Ave.; adoption of fiscal year 2011-12 budget revisions.

Nipomo Community Services District Board of Directors. Meets Wednesday. 929-1133. Update on upgrade of Southland Wastewater Treatment Plant; review fiscal year 2011-12 budget; update on outreach program for supplement water project.

Oceano Community Services District Board of Directors. Meets Wednesday. 481-6730. Consider applications for fireworks stands; discuss general manager position.

Paso Robles City Council. Meets Tuesday. 237-3888. About $6.7 million roadwork project on Highway 46 East; oak tree removals at 1120 Chestnut St. and 152 Townhouse Terrace; Paso Robles Municipal Airport lease with Aviation Consultants Inc.; transit contract extension; remodeling of a city-owned building at 4990 Wing Way.

Pismo Beach City Council and Planning Commission. Meets Tuesday. 773-7003. Joint meeting to discuss sign regulations, incentives to encourage “appropriately scaled development” and bluff-protection strategies.

San Luis Coastal Unified School District Board of Education. Meets Tuesday. 549-1202. Discussion of “categorical funding,” money that the state or federal government requires be used for specific purposes; expected adoption of budget for fiscal year 2011-12, which starts July 1.

San Luis Obispo City Council. Meets Tuesday and Thursday. 781-7100. Update on seismic strengthening deadline enforcement for the Springfield Baptist Church on Broad Street; appeal of water and sewer fees, a form of taxes on new buildings, for a proposed mixed-use development at 1130 Garden St. On Thursday, a discussion of capital projects in the preliminary city budget for fiscal years 2011-13.

San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors. Meets Tuesday. 781-5450. Hearing on whether to raise library fees; update on Williamson Act, which gives owners of farmland tax breaks in exchange for not building on their property; update on countywide economic strategy; proposed increase in fees at Cold Canyon landfill.

San Luis Obispo County Planning Commission. Meets Thursday. 781-5600. Shandon Community Plan, a blueprint for regulating growth in the North County town.

Templeton Community Services District Board of Directors. Meets Wednesday. 434-4900. Opportunity for objections and protests from property owners who didn’t cut their weeds for fire season, but who are taxed to pay for their removal by the Fire Department; award contract for cutting such weeds on violating properties; fire code changes; preliminary 2011-12 fiscal year budget.