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  • 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, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, 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.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Environment and Agriculture

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

  • 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, and road maintenance.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, and emergency response.

Parks and Grounds Division

To provide construction, operation, and maintenance of Placer County's parks, beaches, open space, landscaped grounds, and recreational trails for the use and enjoyment of residents and guests of Placer County. 

Core Functions

Parks and Grounds Services

To construct, operate and maintain parks and beaches in unincorporated Placer County in accordance with communitywide goals identified in the countywide General Plan and in relevant community plans for the recreating public in order to help them safely enjoy leisure time through a variety of recreational opportunities.

Landscaping Grounds Maintenance Program

To install and maintain landscape grounds around Placer County buildings and along major roadway thoroughfares for visitors to county buildings and travelers along county roadways in order to enhance the aesthetics of the County.

Open Space and Trail Program

To provide for multipurpose trail construction and maintenance as well as property acquisition and maintenance in support of the Placer Legacy Open Space and Agricultural Conservation Program efforts for the purpose of providing public assess and passive recreational opportunities for citizens and visitors to the County, while being sensitive to the environmental and scenic values of the land.