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The Los Osos Community Advisory Council is the voice of the community for all land use issues affecting Los Osos. We are an 11 member volunteer group that advises the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors, the County Planning Commission, and County staff on land use planning, trees & landscaping, traffic and circulation and other important issues that affect Los Osos. LOCAC is also a voice for protecting Morro Bay and the sensitive environment surrounding our community.


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Meets the 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. Sea Pines Golf Resort, large conference room.  Chair: David Harris

Next Meeting: January 23, 2020 - Agenda


The Land Use Committee is the voice for land use issues affecting Los Osos. Land use includes developments, outdoor recreation, open space, zoning and more. We review and make recommendations regarding all minor use permit applications. We seek input from the public regarding our community’s land use priorities and goals. We research and advise regarding major ordinance and policy changes.

The Land Use Committee meets the first Monday of the month at 7:00 pm at the Sea Pines small conference room, 1945 Solano St, Los Osos, unless otherwise noticed.

LOCAC MEMBERS: Larry Bender, Chair, ynette Tornatzky, Yael Korin, Sue Morgenthaler, Trish Bartel.    

PUBLIC MEMBERS: Julie Tacker, Linde Owen, Paul Hershfield, Robin McPeak.


Promote and increase safe multi-modal travel in Los Osos working with County groups. Meets the 3nd Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. SBCC small conference room. Chair: Jan Harper.

Next Meeting: December 16 - Agenda TREES & LANDSCAPE COMMITTEE

Meets the 2nd Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m. SBCC small conference room.

The purpose of the Trees and Landscape Committee is to assist in the greening and beauty of Los Osos in order to achieve healthy, appropriate trees and landscaping throughout the community.

LOCAC Members: Yael Korin, Chair, Tim Carstairs.  Public Members: David Hunter, Paul Hershfield, Tony Salome, Linde Owen, John Lindt, Vita Miller, Cindy Roessler. Margaret Lindt.

Next Meeting: December 9 - Agenda

The mission of the COC is to promote awareness of LOCAC and provide information to the community primarily via this website as well as social media and other more  traditional forms of communication.

Committee members: Sandra Sarrouf, Chair, Lynette Tornatzky, Larry Bender, Yael Korin, and Jim Stanfill.


Council Members

Chair: David Harris

Vice-Chair: Tim Carstairs

Secretary: Lynette Tornatzky

Treasurer: Christine Womack


Lynette Tornatzky - lynette_locac@yahoo.com

Yael Korin - ykorin@g.ucla.edu


Jan Harper - jtlocac@gmail.com

Christine Womack: cwomack1968@gmail.com


Sandra Sarrouf - ssarrouf.locac@gmail.com

Larry Bender - pagebender@msn.com


Tim Carstairs - Title24@yahoo.com

David Harris - dharrislocac@gmail.com


Jim Stanfill - jimstanfill@gmail.com

Sue Morgenthaler - smrgnthlr@gmail.com

Trish Bartel - trishbartel00@gmail.com

The December 2 meeting has been cancelled

Next Meeting:  January 6, 2020 - Agenda

L.O. Community Plan Draft EIR

Powerpoint of LOCP Draft EIR

Audio of DEIR/HCP Mtg. on 10/28/19

Los Osos Tree Planting Proposal rev 11/15/19