This is a personal site for my thoughts, dreams, opinions, public comment and more. I love being CEO and publisher of Access Publishing, the Paso Robles Daily News and San Luis Obispo County Visitors Guide. I'm a planning commissioner here in Paso Robles and enjoy contributing to our vibrant community.

Micro-cell sites coming to Paso Robles

Micro-cell antennae are being planned in busy areas around Paso Robles to handle the increasing demands of cell service. Last week at the planning commission, we approved two small mirco-cell sites for Vina Robles. I’m looking forward to new proposals for sites around the Mid-State Fair, where demand is high, as fairgoers try to record …

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Large assisted living facility is much-debated project

For the second meeting in a row, the planning commission made a contentious split decision. The first was a meeting over personal cultivation of medical marijuana in December. This week, the commission was split over approving a large assisted living facility on S. River Road. The applicants originally submitted a three-story, 80,000-square-foot project. They asked for …

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Q&A with Hoot n Annie

Local food, wine and adventure blogger, and friend, Matt Browne interviewed me for a Q&A on his Hoot n Annie website. It was a lot of fun and I really appreciated it. Original post is here. This is a re-post: Q&A with Scott Brennan of Access Publishing I met Scott Brennan seven or eight years ago …

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