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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Interested in shorter commutes and better air quality? Take this short survey

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Placer County is launching a Mobility and Infill Acceleration Study to better learn how to serve the needs of residents, workers and other commuters - seeking input about travel behavior and preferences within five areas of the county.

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Posted on: January 25, 2023

Supervisors authorize funding for new tent shelter

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The Board of Supervisors voted to amend an agreement with First Step Communities to authorize spending up to $1.088 million to manage a mobile temporary shelter for unhoused individuals in Auburn.

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Placer County Board of Supervisors approves eight Tahoe projects for 2022-23

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At Tuesday’s meeting, the Placer County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the allocation of approximately $4.49 million in tourism occupancy tax dollars to help fund the eight projects for the 2022-23 fiscal year.

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Placer County seeks community input on library services in Penryn

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Placer County Library Services will be hosting a series of meetings and an online survey to receive community input regarding how often Penryn residents visit the library and which services are most valuable to the community.

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Posted on: January 23, 2023

Placer County to launch environmental review of The Ranch, invites public comment

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The Placer County Community Development Resource Agency has issued a notice of preparation for an environmental impact report of The Ranch, a proposed 221.7-acre housing development in west Placer.

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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Placer County and four public entities file suit against PG&E for Mosquito Fire damages

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Placer County and four other public entities have filed a lawsuit against PG&E for damages resulting from the 2022 Mosquito Fire.

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Posted on: January 18, 2023

County to open low-barrier shelter in Auburn to avoid lawsuit

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Placer County is establishing a mobile temporary shelter for people experiencing homelessness in the Auburn area. Soon to be located in the Placer County Government Center, the low-barrier shelter will consist of approximately 50 tents with cots.

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Placer County accepting applications from District 5 for open Planning Commission seat

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Placer County District 5 Supervisor Cindy Gustafson is seeking applications from experienced, engaged residents within Supervisorial District 5 to fill an open Placer County Planning Commission seat.

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Posted on: January 5, 2023

Placer County Library launches Book Bingo to help change your reading habits in 2023

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In January and February, the Placer County Library is launching a Book Bingo Challenge for adults and young adults (age 17 and up) to help readers get out of their reading routines and into exploration of new genres.

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Posted on: December 22, 2022

Draft environmental report for Creekview Ranch available for public review through Feb. 1

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A draft environmental impact report for the proposed Creekview Ranch Subdivision, a gated community in southwest Placer, has been made available – now through Feb. 1 – for public review and comment.

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

Pre-approved accessory home plans will refresh to meet new codes in 2023

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Placer County is working to update its free pre-approved plans to build an accessory home to meet the 2022 California Buildings Standards Code that go into effect Jan. 1.

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Posted on: December 14, 2022

Infrastructure improvements for Placer County Government Center approved

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The Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a contract to begin infrastructure improvements at the Placer County Government Center - helping service the long-term vision of public and private land uses at the county’s campus in North Auburn.

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Posted on: December 1, 2022

Village at Palisades Tahoe Specific Plan partially revised draft EIR released

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Placer County has released for public review a partially revised draft environmental impact report for the Village at Palisades Tahoe Specific Plan, formerly known as the Village at Squaw Valley.

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

New Year, New Home pet adoption special

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Our kennels and cages are FULL! Say cheers to a new best friend and help us make some room!Adoptions for $20.23 for all pets through January 31! More details in this flyer.

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Posted on: January 31, 2023

Public Notice - Transfer Processing Report Update

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Placer County Environmental Engineering has applied for a review of the Transfer Processing Report for the Eastern Regional Materials Recovery Facility in Truckee.

PUBLIC INFORMATIONAL NOTICE

Project Type/Number: Update to the Transfer Processing Report (TPR) - # 31-AA-0625

Facility Name: Eastern Regional Materials Recovery Facility (MRF)

Facility Location: 900 Cabin Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161

Owner/Operator: Placer C...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Free tax prep for individuals and families

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Placer County Health and Human Services is now providing free tax assistance to eligible individuals and families, in cooperation with the IRS and United Way, through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.

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Posted on: December 29, 2022

CalFresh benefits can now be used to purchase groceries online!

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CalFresh recipients can now use their EBT card to purchase groceries online at Walmart and Amazon starting April 28, 2020. You will be able to order food online that you would normally buy with your EBT card in-person and select home delivery*. Groceries ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

Funeral Assistance Announced by FEMA

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought overwhelming grief to many families. Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA will provide financial assistance for COVID-19-related ...

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Posted on: January 26, 2019

Alert - EBT scam

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There is an Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) scam to steal your benefits! If you’ve received a text or phone call asking for your personal information, contact your county or EBT customer service right away. Your county and the state will never text or c...

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Posted on: January 26, 2023

Free tax prep for individuals and families

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Placer County Health and Human Services is now providing free tax assistance to eligible individuals and families, in cooperation with the IRS and United Way, through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.

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Posted on: January 24, 2023

Telehealth makes substance use treatment more accessible in North Lake Tahoe

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A new pilot with a telehealth company has expanded substance use disorder treatment options across low-access regions of Placer County but especially in North Lake Tahoe.

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Posted on: December 22, 2022

List of Rules to Be Considered for Adoption in 2023

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PLACER COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT
REGULATORY MEASURES
TO BE CONSIDERED FOR ADOPTION IN 2023

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