DRAFT MAIN STREET OVERLAY & STRIPING PLAN - Please click here to review the DRAFT plan for the renovation of Main Street from Vineyard Drive north.  The work is scheduled to start this summer.  Please direct your comments and/or concerns to Don Spagnolo, P.E., SLO County Transportation Manager at dspagnolo@co.slo.ca.us.


STRATEGIC PLANNING WORKSHOP - The public is invited and encouraged to attend the Templeton Community Services District (TCSD) Board of Directors Strategic Planning Workshop on Tuesday, February 27th at 5:30 pm in the Templeton CSD boardroom (5th & Crocker next to the Fire Station).  The Board will address the status of the goals set for 2017-19.  The public will have an opportunity to comment during the review process.  For your review, please click here for a copy of the press release that includes the 2017-19 goals.


HONOR BAND - The San Luis Obispo County Honor Band Concert is Wednesday night in the Performing Arts Center at Cal Poly (see this week's calendar).  Students from both Templeton Middle School and Templeton High School are participating.  Please click on the links provided for the list of student participants.


TEMPLETON 4-H NEWS - Templeton 4-H Reporter Lacy Conlan shares the numerous activities that the club members have participated in recently.  Please click here to read this very interesting article.


IMPRIMIS - "Are We Free to Discuss America's Real Problems?", from a speech by Amy L. Wax, B.S., M.D., J.D., Robert Mundheim Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, Imprimis, January 2018.  "There is a lot of abstract talk these days on American college campuses about free speech and the values of free inquiry, with plenty of lip service being paid to expansive notions of free expression and the marketplace of ideas... What I've learned is that much of this talk is not worth much."  Please click here to read this thought provoking speech excerpt.


THS ATHLETES - Introducing the Templeton High School February 2018 Athletes of the Month.  Please click here to read about the athletes that were recognized this month.  The award is sponsored by the Templeton Eagles Athletic Boosters in conjunction with Chulo's Café & Cantina. 


TMS HONOR ROLLS - At their recent Renaissance Assembly, Templeton Middle School announced the names of students who had achieved the Honor Roll (3.25 to 3.74 GPA) and the Principal's Honor Roll (3.75 to 4.00 GPA) for their work during the 1st semester of the current school year.  Please click here, review the names, and congratulate those you know for their hard work and academic success! 


IMPACT AWARDS - The Templeton Chamber of Commerce has announced the awards for Citizen of the Year, Business of the Year, Public Safety Person of the Year, Student Citizen of the Year, Templeton Business Beautification Award, and Chamber Ambassador of the Year.  The award winners and the community of Templeton will be celebrated at the 2018 IMPACT Awards Dinner this Saturday (Feb 24).  Please click here for more information.  


KINDERGARTEN ENROLLMENT for the 2018/19 school year at Templeton Elementary School (TES) started on January 31.  Please click here for more info. 


WATER - "Permanent water rationing is coming to California", from the CA Policy Center, January 17, 2018, by Edward Ring.  This is a "must read" for everyone who lives and works in California.  Please click here for the article.


TWIN CITIES - The hospital has provided a useful guide on "What you need to know about the FLU.  Please click here to download. 


TRASH RATES - Help keep trash rates down - Please recycle responsibly.  For more information, please click here.

Above: Templeton High School  students who participated in the San Luis Obispo County Honor Band concert on Wednesday (Feb 21) night in the Performing Arts Center at Cal Poly. (L to R) Aidan Scoles (1st Chair percussion), Josh Cottrell, Melissa Wesolowski, Lily Freeland (1st Chair clarinet), Bryce Melander, Madison Holmes (1st Chair trombone, David Magie, Griffin Scotti, Zach Walde, and Lia Freed-Doerr.  "The concert was an outstanding success and the students learned a lot from guest conductor, Jonathan Grantham, the Director of Bands at Amador Valley High School in Pleasanton," said David Lander, Director of Instrumental and Digital Music at THS. Photo courtesy of David Landers

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