Put your SLO favorites on the map

Vote for Poly Picks 2023 Today!

Posted inNews

San Luis Obispo Police ramps up enforcement for St. Fratty’s

The San Luis Obispo Police Department’s main focus remains on student and officer safety for “St. Fratty’s Day” this Saturday, with increased deployment of police in affected neighborhoods. This year marks the first St. Fratty’s Day without COVID-19 restrictions since the beginning of the pandemic. Despite regulations in place last year, more than 1,000 people […]

Posted inLocal

SLO residents call for St. Fratty’s Day to be canceled

SLO residents have called on the city council to cancel Cal Poly’s “St. Fratty’s Day” tradition. On Tuesday, the city will review updated plans on managing the event. Residents for Quality Neighborhoods (RQN) SLO spoke out at the Feb. 21 city council meeting to voice concerns about students’ annual St. Fratty’s Day celebrations.  “This year […]

Posted inTop Stories

What’s changed since the St. Fratty’s Day roof collapse? We talked to one of the survivors about the close call

On March 7, 2015, Cal Poly made national headlines when a St. Patrick’s Day celebration — commonly referred to as St. Fratty’s Day in San Luis Obispo — ended in a roof collapse and nine injured party goers. The event sparked conversations about change regarding parties and how to keep them safe. Since 2015, roofs […]



Listen to KCPR Podcasts

Follow us on Spotify, Apple or wherever you get your podcasts.