Santa Maria Now Largest City In Santa Barbara County

The Santa Maria Times is reporting that Santa Maria City is now the largest City in Santa Barbara County. Our neighbor to the south continues to grow by leaps and bounds. If it were not for the Santa Maria River (and the San Luis Obispo County line), it is quite likely that Nipomo would soon become a suburb of Santa Maria. Continue reading


Supervisor Katcho Achadjian’s Nipomo Accomplishments

Katcho Achadjian has been the 4th District Supervisor in San Luis Obispo County since 1998. He has been a very popular supervisor, likely the most popular in the 4th District ever. In 2002, he ran unopposed. This year, he is opposed by two candidates, who are single issue candidates only. Continue reading

Candidates For 4th District Supervisor Spar At Nipomo Forum

The following post reflects the questions and the general thrust of the candidates’ answers. They are not exact quotes and are not meant to be; however, they are accurate based on my notes and having attended the forum. AGP Video video taped the entire forum. You can watch entire forum on streaming video by clicking here. It helps if you have high speed internet. The three candidates for 4th District Supervisor squared off at the NCSD building Saturday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. in a moderated candidate forum. Below is a shot of the three candidates giving their closing remarks. Continue reading