Politics & Government

Government Watch: A roundup of this week’s agendas

Atascadero Planning Commission. Meets Tuesday. 461-5000. Proposed expansion of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 5318 Palma Ave.; changes proposed for a four-home development planned at 7392 Santa Ysabel Ave.

Atascadero Unified School District Board of Trustees. Meets Tuesday. 462-4200. Public hearing on textbooks and other instructional materials; Monterey Road Elementary School modernization; teaching assignments and salaries.

Grover Beach City Council. Meets tonight. 473-4567. Public hearing on proposed ordinance regulating vacation rentals; report on combining fire dispatch services for the Five Cities Fire Authority at the Grover Beach Police Department; update on grand jury report regarding the South San Luis Obispo County Sanitation District; status report on Grover Beach Lodge and Conference Center project.

Los Osos Community Services District Board of Directors. Meets Thursday. 528-9370. Tentative approval of a proposal by Mission Country Disposal to raise its rates by 4.51 percent and setting of Nov. 17 protest hearing.

Lucia Mar Unified School District Board of Education. Meets Tuesday. 474-3000. Vote on district goals for 2011-12 academic year; report on facilities and operational budget for the proposed New Tech High School in Nipomo.

Paso Robles City Council. Meets Tuesday. 237-3888. Expected delay of public hearing on sewer fee increases to Oct. 4; update to the city’s guidelines with state environmental policies; grant application for Salinas River Parkway improvements; grant to buy a solar trailer to offset energy needs at events, teach students and provide emergency power.

Pismo Beach City Council. Meets Tuesday. 773-4657. Consider 2010 Urban Water Management Plan; updated two-year contract with employees in Service Employees International Union, Local 620; whether to merge city’s streets and parks divisions into a single facilities maintenance division; change the Pismo Beach Lodging Business and Improvement District budget for fiscal year 2011-12 by $100,000 to reflect available balance and increase agreement with TJA Advertising for additional marketing.

San Luis Obispo City Council. Meets Tuesday. 781-7100. Public hearing on a plan to spend $100,000 from the 2011-12 California Supplemental Enforcement Services Fund to finance the salary and benefits of a communications technician; request for proposals to hire a consultant to help update the city’s land use and circulation elements; review a potential development agreement between the city and Chevron for infrastructure costs in the airport area.

San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors. Meets Tuesday. 781-5450. Los Osos sewer update; update on county homelessness; funding for Citizens’ Option for Public Safety program; buying three “portable decontamination units” for $93,000; applying for $434,000 in Homeland Security Department grants; resolution recognizing “El Grito de la Independencia,” celebrating Mexico’s independence from Spain; replacing an environmental resources specialist position with an “agricultural resources” position; auction to sell old Paso Robles courthouse.

San Luis Obispo County Planning Commission. Meets Thursday. 781-5600. Hearing on proposed ordinance to regulate vacation rentals; permit request by Swallow Creek Ranch on Highway 1 north of Cayucos that would allow as many as 200 guests at temporary events, depending on the event.