Effectiveness of increased fines for partying questioned

Increased fines are supposed to deter people from hosting large, noisy events, but some question their effectiveness in a college town.

City council delays decision on party policies

More than 130 people attended the SLO City Council meeting Tuesday night, where San Luis Obispo Police Chief Deb Linden presented five strategies to deal with the noise and partying in the community.

Politicians hear the noise

San Luis Obispo Police Chief Deborah Linden will propose strategies to reduce the number of noise and party-related disturbances at a city council session at 7 p.m. tonight.