California gubernatorial recall election
The California Secretary of State this week formally certified a recall petition for California Governor Gavin Newsom, triggering a gubernatorial election Sept. 14.
Placer County’s whistleblower hotline goes public
Placer County’s whistleblower hotline is now available to the community, empowering residents to help ensure the county continues to uphold the highest level of public service accountability.
More help for the homeless
The Placer County Board of Supervisors has hired an expert firm in the field of homelessness and cross-sector planning to assist with developing best practices for working with the homeless population in the county.
Stay cool at a library this weekend
With high temperatures forecast throughout the weekend, Placer County’s Auburn, Colfax and Foresthill libraries will operate with extended hours to offer residents a place to cool off through Sunday.
Down payment help for Tahoe workers
Workers in the North Lake Tahoe region struggling to afford a home can now apply for a new program to help make their housing dreams come true.
Bickford Ranch Marketplace project
Placer County is seeking public input on the scope of the environmental review document for the proposed Bickford Ranch Marketplace project near the City of Lincoln.
Volunteer at Placer County Museums
The Placer County Museums Division is recruiting volunteers to join the ranks of the county’s amazing museum volunteers, docents and team members.
Sacramento State Placer Center
The Placer County Board of Supervisors applauded the land transfer for the planned Sacramento State Placer Center, marking a major milestone for the Sunset Area Plan and Placer Ranch Specific Plan.
Placer County Conservation Program
The long-awaited Placer County Conservation Program was commemorated today at a signing ceremony in Lincoln, California, marking the approval of the historic plan.
Joint air quality advisory issued
The Placer County Interim Health Officer and Placer County Air Pollution Control District have issued a joint air quality advisory through Sunday, July 25, to notify the public of the intermittent potential for poor air quality conditions from smoke from wildfires in several other northern California counties.
Joint air quality advisory extended by Placer County Public Health and the Placer County Air Pollution Control District
Placer County Public Health and Placer County Air Pollution Control District have extended the joint air quality advisory through Friday, July 30, to notify the public of the continued poor air quality conditions from smoke from wildfires in several other northern California counties.
Placer pauses new short-term rental permits in North Lake Tahoe
The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a temporary moratorium on new short-term rental permits in North Lake Tahoe, the latest in a series of recent actions to address an unprecedented and growing housing crisis in the region.
Placer County expands on-demand transit service
The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved the use of transient occupancy tax funds to expand the TART Connect on-demand transit pilot program for the winter season.