JANUARY 2017 - The Coordinator is the bi-monthly newsletter produced by the San Luis Obispo Council of Governments (SLOCOG).
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SLOCOG 2015/16 Annual Report is Online!

The video annual report summary includes highlights and accomplishments of SLOCOG in fiscal year 2015/16. The video was created from an outline of the annual report that was approved by the board at the October 12, 2016 meeting and is based upon major goals established at the beginning of the fiscal year.


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Questions? Contact Stephanie Hicks at 781-4462 or

Interagency Assignments

At its January meeting, the SLOCOG Board appointed the following representatives:

California Association of Councils of Governments (CALCOG)

  • Delegate: Fred Strong (reappointment)
  • Alternate: Lynn Compton (new appointment)
  • 2nd Alternate: Jamie Irons (new appointment)

National Association of Regional Councils (NARC)

  • Delegate: Fred Strong (reappointment)

Los Angeles - San Diego - San Luis Obispo (LOSSAN) Rail Corridor

  • Delegate: Fred Strong (reappointment)
  • Alternate: John Shoals (reappointment)

Coast Rail Coordinating Council (CRCC)

  • Delegate: John Shoals (reappointment)
  • Alternate: Fred Strong (reappointment)

SLOCOG Ad hoc Advisory Committee on Issues Involving the Consolidated Transportation Services Agency (CTSA)

  • Delegate: Debbie Arnold (new appointment)
  • Delegate: Tom O'Malley (new appointment)
  • Delegate: Tim Brown (new appointment)

Central Coast Coalition Lobby Day

  • Delegate: Fred Strong (reappointment)
  • Alternate: Lynn Compton (new appointment)
  • 2nd Alternate: Jamie Irons (new appointment)

Special Recognitions

At its January 4th meeting, the SLOCOG Board recognized the follow individuals:

Robert (Red) Davis
for 14 years of service representing the City of Morro Bay on the Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC)

James Worthley - Division Chief, Regional Planning, 15 years of service
Eliane Wilson - Transportation Planner, 15 years of service
Tim Gillham - Transportation Planner, 10 years of service
Mallory Jenkins - Communications Coordinator, 5 years of service

Down the Road...

The next scheduled meeting of the SLOCOG Board will be held at the San Luis Obispo County Government Center, 
Wednesday, February 1, 2017. 

Upcoming items:
  • Unmet Transit Needs Hearing
  • 2050 Regional Growth Forecast
  • Rideshare Update
ADA accommodations may be requested by contacting SLOCOG offices at 781-4219. Please note that 48 hours advance notice is necessary to accommodate your request. 
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The San Luis Obispo Council of Governments (SLOCOG) is an area-wide planning and programming agency for issues of regional concern. SLOCOG is also the federal-designated Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO), the state-designated Regional Transportation Planning Agency (RTPA), the Service Authority for Freeways and Expressways (SAFE), the Census Data Affiliate (CDA) and the Regional Ridesharing Program for the San Luis Obispo Region. Member agencies and their designated representatives are listed below:
President - Lynn Compton (District 4)
Vice President - Jamie Irons (Morro Bay)

District 1 Supervisor - John Peschong
District 2 Supervisor - Bruce Gibson
District 3 Supervisor - Adam Hill
District 4 Supervisor - Lynn Compton
District 5 Supervisor - Debbie Arnold

Executive Director - Ron DeCarli

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          Arroyo Grande - Tim Brown, Councilmember

          Atascadero - Tom O'Malley, Mayor

          Grover Beach - John Shoals, Mayor

          Morro Bay - Jamie Irons, Mayor

          Paso Robles - Fred Strong, Councilmember

          Pismo Beach - Ed Waage, Mayor

          San Luis Obispo - Dan Rivoire, Councilmember

          Ex-Officio, Caltrans District 5 - Timothy Gubbins