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Call and Email SLO City Council, the County Supervisors, and D.A. Dow

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See full list with explanations at aaccslo.org/policy/demands

For SLO City & SLO County:

  • Divest:

    1. Defund & Reduce Force Size
    2. Disarm Routine Patrol Officers
    3. Services, Not Sweeps
    4. Decriminalize Survival
    5. Zero Tolerance for Officer Misconduct
    6. Care, Not Cops
  • Invest:

    1. Universal Housing Guarantee
    2. Free Transportation For All
    3. Free Internet For All
    4. Educational Equity
    5. Wealth Tax
  • Mitigation:

    1. Rent / Mortgage / Utility Relief
    2. No Evictions
    3. Healthcare Equity
    4. Support For Essential Workers

Additional demands for SLO County, and DA Dan Dow:

  • Drop the charges
  • Free them all for Public health
  • End Pre-trial detention

Phone script

Hello, my name is [YOUR NAME], and I am a [RESIDENT OF CITY & ZIP CODE / CAL POLY STUDENT / CONCERNED CITIZEN]. I am calling today in support of the people’s demands recently dropped by AACCS centered on [DIVESTING FROM POLICE & JAILS AND INVESTING IN OUR COMMUNITIES]. [PERSONAL REASON FOR SUPPORTING]. So we need comprehensive structural change to make sure #BlackLivesMatter and everybody is able to thrive here, and you must listen to the public you serve and [PASS LEGISLATION ENACTING ALL OF OUR DEMANDS].

Email template

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SLO City Council

Phone number (805) 781-7114

Email address emailcouncil@slocity.org

Heidi Harmon

Email address hharmon@slocity.org

Phone number (805) 540-4137

Aaron Gomez

Email address agomez@slocity.org

Phone number (805) 540-9053

Carlyn Christianson

Email address cchristianson@slocity.org

Phone number (805) 550-9320

Andy Pease

Email address apease@slocity.org

Phone number (805) 540-8133

Erica A. Stewart

Email address estewart@slocity.org

Phone number (805) 540-1154

SLO County Supervisors

Phone number (805) 781-5450

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John Peschong (1st district)

Email address jpeschong@co.slo.ca.us

Phone number (805) 781-4491

Bruce Gibson (2nd district)

Email address bgibson@co.slo.ca.us

Phone number (805) 781-4338

Lynn Compton (4th district)

Email address district4@co.slo.ca.us

Phone number (805) 781-4337

Debbie Arnold (5th district)

Email address district5@co.slo.ca.us

Phone number (805) 781-4339

District Attorney Dan Dow

Phone script

Hello, my name is [YOUR NAME], and I am a [RESIDENT OF CITY & ZIP CODE / CAL POLY STUDENT / CONCERNED CITIZEN]. I am calling today in support of the people’s demands recently dropped by AACCS centered on [DROPPING THE CHARGES]. [PERSONAL REASON FOR SUPPORTING]. So we need comprehensive structural change to make sure #BlackLivesMatter and everybody is able to thrive here, and you must listen to the public you serve and [DROPPING THE CHARGES].

Phone number (805) 781-5800

Email template

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Email address ddow@slo.co.ca.us

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