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Adoptable pet of the week

Placer updates secondary dwelling unit ordinance, aiming to increase housing supply

VITA

Volunteers sought for tax assistance program

Photo of west shore road at Lake Tahoe

First round of gas tax revenues in Placer to resurface weather-worn North Tahoe roads

Placer County Library’s “Explore. Discover. Do. Summer @ Your Library!!” summer program was a resounding success.

Welcome to Placer County

Placer County is special with its breathtaking scenery, rich history and year-round recreation. This website will help you locate county services and amenities and you’ll see why more than 370,000 people call Placer County “home.”

 

Services and Information

  • ADA and Accessibility

    ADA and accessibility information

  • Investor Information

    The only information posted on the County’s web site that should be relied upon in making an investment decision.

  • Jobs, Benefits, and Business

    Includes veterans' benefits, starting and running a business, unemployment, County job openings, and selling to the County.

  • Law and Justice

    Includes the courts, grand jury, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, code compliance, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health, in-home nurse, substance abuse, and child support.

  • Animal Services

    Includes adopting a pet, animal control, and local vets and shelters.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the buildings, county, codes, departments, projects, representation, and voting.

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism.

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, fines, and financial reports.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes passports, bus schedules, road maintenance, transportation and storm drain projects.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, emergency response, and flood plain management.

  • Environment and Agriculture

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing.

  • Placer County Connect

    The easiest and most convenient way to connect with Placer County Services and Information.

County News

Current headlines for Placer County

Placer Commuter Express phasing out 20-ride pass in favor of Connect Card fare system

Placer Supervisors approve writing off $20 million in court-ordered debt from county books; debtors still liable for outstanding accounts

Placer updates secondary dwelling unit ordinance, aiming to increase housing supply

North Tahoe winter parking restrictions are now in effect






Why Placer?

Bruce Halls at the beach of North Lake Tahoe

Bruce Halls says driving a bus around Lake Tahoe is the best job he’s ever had. Find out why in our new video series, “Why Placer,” featuring stories from real employees about why they love their Placer jobs and their Placer lives.

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