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The Kitchen Terminal Grand Opening!

Congratulations, Sunita & Daniella on your gorgeous new building and the 1st Class A food commissary in SLO County. Being no small feat, the Oasis principals and staff are proud to be part of your project and know that you will be wildly successful in your ventures! For more information on The Kitchen Terminal, or to rent a space, please
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Opening Soon: Hotel Cerro

Hotel Cerro, a full-service luxury hotel in downtown San Luis Obispo, is set to open early 2020. The 4-story, 65-room hotel offers a variety of amenities – from a rooftop pool deck to an edible garden. At Oasis, we were presented the task of designing the hotel’s private guest room patios, terraced garden areas with seating, and selecting plants for
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Groundbreaking Celebration at Future PSHH Corporate Office

Peoples’ Self-Help Housing (PSHH) breaks ground at the future location of their San Luis Obispo corporate office! With the 50th anniversary of PSHH quickly approaching, the completion of this new 23,000 square-foot building will be the pinnacle of a celebratory year. The expansion of Peoples’ Self-Help Housing is a result of the need for affordable housing throughout the tri-county area. Anticipated
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Proposed Avila Ranch Housing Community Celebrates New Owners!

On September 12th, we hosted the Wathen Castanos Homes Transition and Gratitude Celebration at the site of the proposed Avila Ranch Housing Community in San Luis Obispo! Wathen Castanos Homes is committed to the San Luis Obispo community and the betterment of the lives of the people that live here. We are thrilled to welcome them as the new owners
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Church Expands with New Permanent Location in Arroyo Grande

There is a new church in town! Grace Central Coast held a ground-breaking ceremony on June 7th at their first permanent location in Arroyo Grande. About three years ago, Five Cities residents and members of the orginal campus in San Luis Obispo decided that they wanted to attend a church that was closer to home and their community. Grace 5Cities
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‘Dodge for a Cause’

After a year of putting off our rigorous training regimens, Team Oasis still came back strong at the 2018 Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) ‘Dodge for a Cause’ Dodgeball Tournament. This fun and energetic fundraiser for the BBBS non-profit organization brought the community together at the Avila Bay Resort. Teams came dressed up – either silly or serious – and
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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Hitachi Zosen Inova

In recent news, Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) has officially opened their San Luis Obispo facility! The Kompogas SLO facility will be the first of its kind for the company in the United States. Yard and food waste from residential and commercial areas will be collected and delivered to the facility, measuring up to 36,500 tons annually. The new Kompogas facility
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Organic Chemistry and Landscape Design: How Two Worlds Collided

The Landscape Architecture team at Oasis Associates has designed several outdoor gathering spaces, each with a unique function, as part of a whole “mini-campus” for the biotech manufacturing company, Promega Biosciences (PBI). Termed the “organic chemistry arm” to Promega Inc. of Madison, WI, PBI develops and manufactures synthetic organic chemistry products locally in San Luis Obispo. Looking to expand, the
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Cow Quest

Spotted in the SLO Life Magazine! Bruce Brandenburg and his ‘Little Brother’ Shane Blume were found taking pictures next to Oasis’ painted cow from the 2016-2017 San Luis Obispo Cow Parade. Bruce and Shane met each other through the non-profit organization called Big Brothers, Big Sisters – a community of individuals seeking lifelong, empowering relationships with children facing adversity and
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Another Way to Define Adaptive Reuse

Oasis and the client team of one of our regional shopping centers recently provided a vacant 76,000 SF retail building as a training space for the local SWAT team. As part of the exercise, a group of volunteers from Oasis Associates participated as role players in active shooter scenarios. This provided the SWAT team with dynamic and unpredictable players to
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