Back-up generator fees suspended
Permit fees to electrically connect portable and permanent generators to residences will be suspended until July 2020 with the Placer County Board of Supervisors yesterday approving the measure to make it easier and safer for residents to withstand power shutoffs.
Power shutoff survey results are in for Placer
The public safety power shutoffs are taking a toll on the pocketbooks of thousands of Placer County residents and business owners.
Procurement Services receives awards
Placer County’s Procurement Services Division has received two of the nation’s highest honors for excellent procurement processes and spending practices.
Placer Supervisors approve Sunset Area Plan
The Placer County Board of Supervisors have unanimously approved the county’s Sunset Area Plan update and Placer Ranch Specific Plan - affirming its vision for a new jobs and education center in western Placer County.
Check voter registration status
Voters in Placer County may need to re-register their preferred party status ahead of the March 3 Presidential Primary Election.
LAFCO alternate public member vacancy
The Placer County Local Agency Formation Commission is taking applications for its open alternate public member position. Citizens who are interested in serving on the commission to help define community boundaries and how they are represented are encouraged to apply.
New vacation rental rules in effect
New regulations for vacation rentals in eastern Placer County go into effect Jan. 1, following the county Board of Supervisors’ approval of a new short-term rental ordinance in November.
Community housing forum, Dollar Creek Crossing pro
Continuing to seek community input on local housing in eastern Placer County, the county is hosting a community meeting to discuss the proposed Dollar Creek Crossing project concept in Tahoe City’s Dollar Hill area.
Pediatric flu death reported
Placer County Public Health has been notified that a school-aged Placer County child recently died from complications of influenza. The child was previously healthy and died in a Placer County hospital.