Permits Now Required to Move Groundwater

In 2015, the County of San Luis Obispo Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an ordinance that regulates the exportation of groundwater out of one of the County’s groundwater basins or across county lines. The Board approved this ordinance to protect the County’s water supplies. The county is subject to cyclical droughts, declining groundwater levels, degradation of …

County Network Upgrades Result in Better Service, Communications

In 2014-2015, the Information Technology Department completed a project to replace the core data network that supports all data systems and connectivity countywide. The County network infrastructure is the foundation for all public-facing information systems, like the County website, Geographical Information Systems (GIS), and much more. Updating the County’s network infrastructure is critical to maintaining …