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Posted on: June 22, 2021

Paso Robles Addresses Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Homelessness Issues

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Including statistical data, legal considerations, riverbed issues, local resources

PASO ROBLES, CA, June 22, 2021 – Due to an increase in requests for information about legal and safety issues surrounding homeless residents and riverbed clearing, the City of Paso Robles has compiled answers to frequently asked questions surrou...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: June 21, 2021

Paso Robles Meetings Returning to In-Person in July

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Additional virtual engagement options remain; some masking required

PASO ROBLES, CA, June 21, 2021 – With the reopening of California and removal of meeting capacity restrictions, the City of Paso Robles will return to in-person meetings for its City Council, Planning Commission and advisory bodies beginning Jul...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: June 11, 2021

City Council to hold EIR Scoping Meeting for The Landing Paso Robles

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PASO ROBLES, CA, June 10, 2021– The public is encouraged to participate in the June 15, 2021 City Council teleconference-only scoping meeting for the Environmental Impact Report for the proposed reuse of the Estrella Youth Correctional Facility ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: May 26, 2021

City of Paso Robles Short-Term Rental Permits Reach Capacity

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The City has limited the number of non-hosted short term rental permits to 325.

PASO ROBLES, CA, May 24, 2021– The Paso Robles Community Development Department recently accepted the 325th application for a non-hosted short-term rental permit, which was the maximum number approved by the City Council in 2019.  

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Disaster Preparedness Training in July/August

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The North San Luis Obispo County Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) program is offering the CERT Basic Training class which teaches basic disaster response skills so you can safely help yourself and those around you in an emergency.

PASO ROBLES, CA – In the event of a large-scale disaster, such as a wildfire, earthquake, or flood, the fire department, law enforcement, and emergency medical services will respond immediately. However, it is likely that they will be overwhelme...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: May 25, 2021

Summer Pool Care in Paso Robles

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Summer is Almost Here and It’s Pool Time!!

Hot summer days are here, and the pool is calling your name. Although you may be ready to grab a float and jump in, you should first check the condition of your pool for holes in the liner, missing tiles, or other...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Unaccompanied Minors at Camp Roberts

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UPDATE: June 3, 2021

The federal government’s plans to house unaccompanied migrant children from the United States-Mexico border at Camp Roberts have been placed on hold “indefinitely,” according to Rep. Salud Carbajal&rsq...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Mayor Reports on Plans to House Migrant Children at Camp Roberts

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(PASO ROBLES CA) The City of Paso Robles has been notified of the potential to re-locate migrant children from California’s southern border to shelter facilities at Camp Roberts, north of the city, according to Paso Robles Mayor Steve Martin.

“In a teleconference meeting with federal officials recently we were told as many as 5,000 unaccompanied migrant children could be processed at Camp Roberts,” said Martin. “I expressed concerns about the impacts on local traf...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Grazing Salinas River

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The City of Paso Robles will begin grazing the primary firebreaks within the Salinas River on Monday May 3, 2021. The size and complexity of the project will require 300-500 goats per day.

PASO ROBLES, CA – City of Paso Robles will begin grazing the primary firebreaks within the Salinas River on Monday May 3, 2021. The City’s Vegetation Management Plan identifies grazing as an approved method to reduce hazardous fuels. H...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: April 23, 2021

Paso Robles Downtown Parking Expanded Hours

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The City of Paso Robles is expanding the hours of paid parking in downtown Paso Robles to 7 days a week from 9 AM to 8 PM.

PASO ROBLES, CA – May 1, 2021 - The City of Paso Robles is expanding the hours of paid parking in downtown Paso Robles. Currently paid parking hours are Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 6 PM. Starting May 1st, paid parking hours will be 7 days a we...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: April 20, 2021

UPCOMING FIRE SEASON

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With the lack of seasonal rain this year, it is especially important that property owners reduce hazardous vegetation as soon as possible. Please clear all combustible vegetation, including dead leaves, weeds, brush, and tree limbs no later than May 1.

PASO ROBLES, CA – To prepare for the upcoming fire season, Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services would like to remind residents and property owners about the City’s weed abatement program. This program is designed to keep the City fi...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: April 14, 2021

Paso Robles Extends Local Business Incentive Program Until June 15th

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PASO ROBLES, CA, April 14, 2021 -- The City of Paso Robles' "Keep It Local" gift card program is now scheduled to continue until June 15, 2021, to coincide with the potential re-opening of the state’s economy, as annou...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: April 1, 2021

City Receives Grant for Crosswalk Upgrades at Appaloosa and Niblick

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The City of Paso Robles was awarded a Highway Safety Improvement Grant for crosswalk upgrades at Appaloosa Drive and Niblick Road.

PASO ROBLES, CA - The City of Paso Robles was awarded a Highway Safety Improvement Grant, on March 31, for crosswalk upgrades at Appaloosa Drive and Niblick Road. The grant will pay for push button flashing lighting, extension and widening of the median t...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Paso Robles Downtown Senior Parking Permits Now Available

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The City of Paso Robles is launching an annual Senior Downtown Parking Permit. Seniors 65 and older can purchase a permit for $5 per year. Permits are valid from April 1st – March 31st. With the Senior Permit, seniors can park in any paid parkin...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: March 18, 2021

Council Appoints Interim City Manager While Permanent Search Continues

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Public invited to COVID-safe send off for Tom Frutchey

PASO ROBLES, CA, March 18, 2021 – The City Council has appointed Greg Carpenter as Interim City Manager, effective April 19th. He will serve in this role for at least a few months while the City Council continues the search for a permanent City ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: February 23, 2021

Paso Robles City Council Sets Goals for 2021-2022

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Public workshop and surveys helped develop community vision and Council goals

PASO ROBLES, CA, February 23, 2021 – The Paso Robles City Council held a community visioning and goal-setting workshop on February 20, in preparation for setting budget priorities for the next fiscal budget and to get a feel for what residents w...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: February 18, 2021

Paso Robles City Council Holding Goal Setting Workshop on 2/20

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Seeking resident input on 2021-2022 goals and budget priorities

PASO ROBLES, CA, February 18, 2021 – The Paso Robles City Council is seeking community participation in its visioning and goal-setting workshop, which will be held on Saturday, February 20.  The purpose of the workshop is to set budget ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Paso Robles Providing Propane Assistance to Local Businesses

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PASO ROBLES, CA, January 26, 2021 – Paso Robles City Council has allocated $100,000 towards the purchase of propane as part of its COVID-19 Economic Recovery Program to assist local businesses and the residents they employ. 

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 26, 2021

Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services Releases Annual Report

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PASO ROBLES, CA, January 26, 2021 – City of Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services recently completed its Annual Report for 2020 and is making the results available to the public.

The report outlines the department’s ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Paso Robles Prepares for Incoming Storms

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Road closures, temporary parklet modifications, riverbed outreach

PASO ROBLES, CA, January 25, 2021– A series of winter storms is heading toward San Luis Obispo County and Paso Robles is expected to receive up to 9-12 inches of rain this week if the storm stays on its current course. The heaviest rainfall is c...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 25, 2021

Incoming Storms and Flood Safety

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Rainfall amounts from anticipated winter storms could be significant, which may potentially cause local flooding. City Staff has taken preemptive measures to mitigate and/or reduce the flooding potential where possible (i.e., drain cleaning, etc.) The Cit...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 22, 2021

Paso Robles Incentive Program to Support Local Business is Underway

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PASO ROBLES, CA, January 22, 2021 -- The City of Paso Robles' "Keep It Local" gift card program is now in full swing! Over 50 local businesses are participating in the campaign offering 20% discounts on full-v...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Paso Robles Upcoming Street Maintenance Work 2021

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Paso Robles, CA, January 21, 2021 -- The City of Paso Robles has scheduled its street maintenance repairs for 2021, using funds from the existing Supplemental Sales Tax passed in 2012.

Construction is set to begin this summer and to be completed by the end...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 14, 2021

Paso Robles Launches Incentive Program to Support Local Business

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Designed to generate sales revenue while saving customers money

PASO ROBLES, CA, January 12, 2021 -- With many local businesses forced to shut down or limit activities during the state’s Regional Stay at Home order, the City of Paso Robles continues to find ways to help support local businesses and residents. To that ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Paso Robles Now Using Translation Services

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All residents can now get their questions answered more quickly

PASO ROBLES, CA, January 12, 2021 – The City of Paso Robles has announced it will begin using a new translation service to help callers more quickly. The service allows City staff to easily connect to a third-party translation service via a conf...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Paso Robles Planning Commission Seeking Volunteers

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The City of Paso Robles is now accepting applications for appointment to the Planning Commission. Appointments will be for 3-year terms expiring February 28, 2024.

The City of Paso Robles is now accepting applications for appointment to the Planning Commission. Appointments will be for 3-year terms expiring February 28, 2024. Commissioners can expect to dedicate 15 - 20 hours each month to meetings, subcommittee mee...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: January 7, 2021

Paso Robles Housing Authority Board of Commissioners Seeking New Members

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The City of Paso Robles is now accepting applications for appointments to fill one vacancy for a Board of Commissioner and one Tenant Board of Commissioner on the Paso Robles Housing Authority Board of Commissioners.

The City of Paso Robles is now accepting applications for appointments to fill one vacancy for a Board of Commissioner and one Tenant Board of Commissioner on the Paso Robles Housing Authority Board of Commissioners.

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: December 17, 2020

Información de distribución comunitaria de alimentos para Paso Robles

PASO ROBLES, CA, 16 de diciembre de 2020 – El Distrito Escolar de la Unión Conjunta Paso Robles (PRJUSD) anunció ayer que no proporcionará comidas a los estudiantes durante las vacaciones de invierno de tres sema...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: December 16, 2020

Community Food Distribution Information for Paso Robles

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PASO ROBLES, CA, December 16, 2020 – The Paso Robles Joint Union School District announced yesterday that it will not be providing meals to students during the three-week winter break.

The City of Paso Robles has compiled Food Resource informatio...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: December 11, 2020

Council Provides Direction Regarding Public Health Orders

While Council Supports Purple Tier for Paso, State and County Retain Public Health Oversight

PASO ROBLES, CA, December 11, 2020 - Last night, the City Council held a special meeting, in light of the state’s recent decision to issue a stay-at-home order for San Luis Obispo County.  After extensive public input and discussion, th...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Paso Robles Housing Element Being Updated

The City Council will be holding a public hearing on December 1, 2020

PASO ROBLES, CA, November 23, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles is updating its Housing Element, a required Element of the General Plan that includes goals and objectives to achieve housing for all economic segments of the community, including affo...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: November 6, 2020

Pending Winter Storms and Flood Preparedness

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Rainfall amounts from anticipated winter storms could be significant, which may potentially cause local flooding. City Staff has taken preemptive measures to mitigate and/or reduce the flooding potential where possible (i.e., drain cleaning, etc.) The Cit...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: November 5, 2020

Paso Robles Housing Element Being Updated

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Planning Commission Holding Public Hearing on November 10

PASO ROBLES, CA, November 5, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles is updating its Housing Element, a required Element of the General Plan that includes goals and objectives to achieve housing for all economic segments of the community, including affor...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2020

Paso Robles Unveils its Wildfire Preparedness Plan

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Encourages all residents to make a plan

PASO ROBLES, CA, October 12, 2020 – Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services would like to remind all residents about the importance of being prepared in the event of a wildfire. To better our assist our community in being prepared, we created th...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2020

City Streets Repair and Maintenance Update

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Pavement condition rating received

PASO ROBLES, CA, October 9, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles Public Works Department received an update on the Pavement Condition Index (PCI) rating for city streets. PCI is the commonly accepted system for assessing the overall condition of stree...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Local Businesses “Paying it Forward”

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Ask that their small business grants be given to those who need them more

PASO ROBLES, CA, October 6, 2020 - In August 2020, the City of Paso Robles launched a COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program utilizing $200,000 in federal CARES Act funds to provide one-time grant funding for small businesses in Paso Robles. 

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2020

K-12 Schools Can Reopen for Modified In-Person Instruction in SLO County

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Starting today, October 6, San Luis Obispo County’s K-12 schools have the option to reopen for modified in-person instruction.

San Luis Obispo, CA — County Health Officer Dr. Penny Borenstein affirmed that starting today, October 6, San Luis Obispo County’s K-12 schools have the option to reopen for modified in-person instruction according to the criteria list...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Paso Robles Receives a “C–" Rating for Public Fire Protection Capabilities

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Resident insurance premiums could be impacted

PASO ROBLES, CA, September 24, 2020 – City of Paso Robles Fire and Emergency Services (PRFES) recently received the results of an insurance evaluation conducted by the Insurance Services Office (ISO), an independent organization that serves insu...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Voter Service Centers and Ballot Drop Boxes in Paso Robles

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There will not be traditional polling places but there will be 23 Voter Service Centers open around the county for 4 days between October 31- November 3 for in-person voting.

PASO ROBLES, CA, September 22, 2020 – For the November 3, 2020 election, every registered voter will automatically receive a ballot in the mail. Voters may also choose instead to vote in person. In-person voting begins on October 5, 2020 and con...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: September 16, 2020

City Services Overview

Public invited to watch virtual candidate briefing tonight

PASO ROBLES, CA, September 16, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles is conducting a virtual Candidate Briefing this evening to educate City Council candidates about the services provided by and operations within each City department.

The executive mana...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: September 11, 2020

Paso Robles Awards COVID-19 Small Business Grants

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33 Local businesses awarded grants, representing more than 200 local jobs

PASO ROBLES, CA – The City of Paso Robles created a COVID-19 Small Business Grant Program utilizing $200,000 in federal CARES Act funds to provide one-time grant funding for small businesses in Paso Robles. 

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: August 31, 2020

Paso Robles Wins Global Water Awards

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Paso Robles Tertiary Treatment Facilities project is the winner of the Global Water Awards 2020 Wastewater Project of the Year

PASO ROBLES, CA, Date – The Paso Robles Tertiary Treatment Facilities project is the winner of the Global Water Awards 2020 Wastewater Project of the Year.   This is an annual awards program administered by an international publication ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: August 18, 2020

Temporary Cooling Center Extended to 8/21

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Centennial Park Gym will be a cooling center through Friday, August 21

PASO ROBLES, CA, August 19, 2020 – Due to the excessive heat warning, the dates of the City’s temporary cooling center have been extended through 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Dangerously hot conditions with temperatures of up to 113 are exp...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: August 14, 2020

Heat Advisory and Temporary Cooling Center

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Centennial Park Gym will be a cooling center from August 14-17

PASO ROBLES, CA, August 14, 2020 – An excessive heat warning will go in effect from 11 a.m. on Friday morning until 9 p.m. on Monday. Dangerously hot conditions with temperatures of up to 112 are expected, according to the National Weather Servi...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: August 13, 2020

Paso Robles Wayfinding Signage is Being Installed

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Years in the making, it will be rolled out in phases

PASO ROBLES, CA, August 13, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles has begun installation of wayfinding signage, nearly 20 years after the idea was first proposed in the community.

According to local lore, Gary Eberle and Tom Martin started dreaming of m...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: August 11, 2020

Paso Robles City Council to Review Short-Term Rental Ordinance

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1st Annual Review of 2019 Ordinance

PASO ROBLES, CA (August 10, 2020) – The Paso Robles City Council will receive its first annual status review of the Paso Robles Short Term Rental Ordinance at its regular meeting on August 18, 2020 at 6:30PM.

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: August 6, 2020

Safe Temporary Camping Area Established for the Homeless in Paso Robles

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City, ECHO and Paso Cares collaborating

PASO ROBLES, CA, August 6, 2020 – In order to respond to high fire risk conditions and to follow guidance for providing shelter to those experiencing homelessness during the pandemic, the City is providing an emergency, temporary camping area wi...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: August 3, 2020

Letter to Paso Robles Community from the City Manager

August 1, 2020

Dear Paso Robles Community, 

We have entered a critical period for the pandemic in the City.  Our zip code has had 133 new cases in just the last ten days; that compares to only 313 new cases in the prior 4 months.

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 30, 2020

More Outdoor Seating Being Added Downtown

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Encourages business and residents to “Get Outside in Paso” and Stay Safe

PASO ROBLES, CA, July 30, 2020 – Paso Robles businesses and City staff have worked together to develop the next phase of outdoor business, with the addition of new on-street dining options this week. Residents will find on-street seating on Park...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 28, 2020

City of Paso Robles Hires Economic Development Manager

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Start date is July 29, 2020

PASO ROBLES, CA, July 28, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles is welcoming Paul Sloan as its new Economic Development Manager. Mr. Sloan has roughly 20 years of experience in marketing, tourism management, and business development. Most recently, he ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Local Health Officials Ask SLO County Residents to Avoid Social Gatherings

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San Luis Obispo, CA — San Luis Obispo County health officials are asking residents to avoid social gatherings, consistent with State Health Officer order, as COVID-19 cases increase in SLO County.

“More cases in SLO County are tied to members of several different households getting together with others through parties, celebrations, and other in-person social gatherings,” said Dr. Penny Borenstein, County Health Officer. &ld...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Paso Robles Housing Element Being Updated

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City Council and Planning Commission Holding Joint Public Workshop on August 4

PASO ROBLES, CA, July 27, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles is updating its Housing Element, a required Element of the General Plan that includes goals and objectives to achieve housing for all economic segments of the community, including affordab...

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Posted on: July 24, 2020

Paso Robles Opens Up Options for Outdoor Business

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Encourages business and residents to “Get Outside in Paso”

PASO ROBLES, CA, July 24, 2020 – The City of Paso Robles, Chamber of Commerce, Travel Paso and the Main Street Organization are pleased to announce the next phase of outdoor business in Paso Robles is underway, with the addition of new on-street...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Paso Robles City Council Places Essential Services and Local Control Measure on November Ballot

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PASO ROBLES, CA – July 22, 2020 The City of Paso Robles City Council voted Tuesday night to place a local essential services and local control measure on the November ballot.

This would empower voters to decide how to best address current and future needs of the community.

In a recently conducted community survey, as many as 65% of respondents indicated they would support this simple majority requirement measure, which would pr...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Strength in Community: How to Cope with COVID-19 in SLO County

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SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. --- The County Behavioral Health Department is urging community members to continue to stay strong as COVID-19 continues to affect the physical and mental health of residents.

As COVID-19 cases rise in San Luis Obispo County, many residents may experience feelings of fear, burnout, frustration, grief, and hopelessness at the chance to get back to normal. County officials say these feelings are natural and that there is comfort ...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 20, 2020

Planning Commission to consider the Beechwood Specific Plan at their next meeting

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PASO ROBLES, CA, July 20, 2020 – The public is encouraged to participate in the July 28, 2020 Planning Commission teleconference-only hearing for the Beechwood Specific Plan. The site is approximately 235 acres in the southeast corner of the cit...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

State Orders More Business Sector Closures for SLO County Starting Tomorrow

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San Luis Obispo, CA — To slow the spread of COVID-19 across the state, the California Department of Public Health has ordered the closure of several industries in San Luis Obispo County, effective tomorrow until further notice from the State.

Today marks the third consecutive day that San Luis Obispo County has appeared on the watch list for exceeding the State’s criteria for its COVID-19 case rate. As a result, the following sectors and activities are ordered to close or limit opera...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 13, 2020

City of Paso Robles Announces Filing Period for Candidates in November 2020 Election

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Candidate Packets Available Beginning July 13th

Deadline for Filing Nomination Papers is August 7th

The initial period for filing Nomination Papers is July 13 – August 7, 2020.  However, if a seated incumbent does not file nomination papers for their respective position, the filing period to submit nomination papers for that office wi...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 9, 2020

COVID-19 Testing Criteria Changes as Increased Demand Cuts Capacity

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San Luis Obispo, CA — As demand for COVID-19 testing increases in San Luis Obispo County, the County Public Health Department is asking residents to only get tested if they are at high risk for transmission or serious illness related to the disease.

The current volume of asymptomatic, low/no-risk individuals getting tested has cut the capacity of the public testing sites in San Luis Obispo County to test essential workers, healthcare workers, symptomatic individuals, those who have had confirmed expo...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: July 7, 2020

Officials Say SLO County Heads for State’s Watch List After Increased COVID-19 Spread

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San Luis Obispo, CA — County Public Health Officials expect San Luis Obispo County to end up on the State’s COVID-19 “watch list” soon after the County reportedly exceeded the State’s COVID-19 case rate criteria over the weekend.

The County Public Health Department recently saw elevated disease transmission, with a case rate of about 114 COVID-19 per 100,000 population over the last 14-day period. The State’s threshold is no more than 100 per 100,000 population over a 14...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: June 26, 2020

PRESS CONFERENCE - Trevon Perry Case

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Paso Robles Police Chief Ty Lewis will be holding a press
conference Today, Friday, June 26th at 3:00PM to discuss updates on theTrevon Perry missing person case.

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: June 25, 2020

Virtual Open House for Proposed Beechwood Development

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Applicant and City are seeking resident comments

PASO ROBLES, CA – The proposed Beechwood Specific Plan (Project) will begin the public hearing process soon and the applicant and City’s Community Development Department are seeking resident input prior to the hearings.  

Due t...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Update: River Fire Contained

The River Fire, which broke out in the Salinas Riverbed yesterday, has been contained. The fire burned 15 acres, destroyed 2 homes, and caused damage to 9 others.

The evacuation order will be lifted this afternoon at 3:00 p.m. Residents may begin returning to their homes at that time. Street closures may still be in effect as utility crews continue to work in the area. Identification will be required to enter any a...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: June 23, 2020

Update: River Fire

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60% Containment Reached

PASO ROBLES, CA –June 23, 2020 The River Fire, which broke out in the Salinas Riverbed yesterday at 1:55 pm is estimated to be 60% contained. Spreading across 15 acres, it has destroyed 2 structures and caused damage to 9.  PG&E has...

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Paso Robles City Press Releases
Posted on: June 22, 2020

Update: River Fire

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Evacuations are still in place after a fire broke out near the Salinas Riverbed earlier today. The fire started at 1:55pm, jumped South River Rd in the Capitol Hill neighborhood prompting the evacuation of 559 residences and spreading across 7 acres.

Currently, the fire is estimated to be 10% contained and forward progress has been stopped. 2 homes were destroyed, and 4 additional homes have been badly damaged. 

Remaining street closures include River Rd closed from Creston to Navajo, Creston ...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

Mandatory Evacuations Ordered in Paso Robles

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Evacuations have been ordered due to a fire that broke near the Salinas Riverbed earlier this afternoon. The fire broke out at about 1:55 p.m. The flames have jumped South River Road, prompting evacuations.

The evacuation has been ordered in the area bound by S. River Rd, Navajo Rd, Union Rd, and Walnut/Bolen Dr. Two evacuation centers are being opened at the Paso Robles Veteran’s Hall, 240 Scott St and the Senior Center, 270 Scott Street.

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Missing At-Risk - Paso Robles

Trevon Perry

PASO ROBLES, CA – Since March 16th, the Paso Robles PD and San Luis Obispo County D.A.’s office have continuously investigated the whereabouts of missing person, Trevon Perry.  Between the two agencies, over 15 investigators h...

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