On-demand transit in Tahoe gains high marks
On-demand transit service in eastern Placer County received 4.92 stars out of 5 stars for its performance and is viewed as a major reason why the Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transportation service has seen a 20% increase in ridership over pre-COVID numbers.
Auburn Bowman Community Plan update
Placer County will host a public workshop July 19 to begin seeking input on an update to the Auburn Bowman Community Plan.
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Riosa Redwing Ranch property
Over 560 acres of vernal pools and wetlands are planned for conservation in Sheridan, with the Placer County Board of Supervisors this week approving the use of $445,000 of Placer Legacy open space funds.
Microtransit technology coming to dial-a-ride
Microtransit technology will be added to Placer County's dial-a-ride service in Lincoln and Rocklin come the fall of this year. Microtransit offers residents curb-to-curb transportation with the ability to reserve same-day trips via a smartphone app.
Air quality advisory in effect until July 26
Placer County Health and Human Services and the Placer County Air Pollution Control District are issuing a joint air quality advisory through Tuesday, July 26, 2022, to notify the public of the potential to have poor air quality conditions from smoke from the Oak Fire in Mariposa County. This fire is south of Placer County with smoke drifting up into our area.
Placer County Public Health reports county’s first case of monkeypox
Placer County Public Health has confirmed a positive case of monkeypox. The case was identified by a healthcare provider and likely exposed during in-state travel.