Placer County Museums is decking the halls at four museums in Auburn and one in Penryn with the nostalgic charm of Christmas past, featuring festive exhibits available for viewing until New Year's Day.
Placer County is moving forward on the first phase of Highway 49 wastewater capacity project to accommodate growth in Auburn. The first phase is expected to break ground in the spring.
On Nov. 14 our board approved a commendation for World War II veteran Dominic Canale. This week, on his 100th birthday, our board and other local dignitaries celebrated with the Canale family in Roseville
The Placer County Board of Supervisors will be holding its next four public meetings of the year (scheduled for Nov. 27, Nov. 28, Dec. 5, and Dec. 12) at the Placer County Government Center in the Community Development Resource Center (CDRC).
The Placer County Board of Supervisors took recent action to adopt an ordinance to rezone 332 parcels of land to comply with the Auburn Municipal Airport’s 2021 Airport Land Use Compatibility Plan
Placer County took another step toward updating its General Plan today as the Board of Supervisors took action to approve a $3.5 million contract with a consultant team headed by PlaceWorks, Inc.
The Placer County Fish and Game Commission's grant program's application period has been extended to Dec. 4.
Protecting neighboring homes, businesses, open spaces and forests from wildfire is among our highest priorities. See how our crews are working to reduce fuel loads while promoting forest health maintenance around North Lake Tahoe.
Placer County is looking to fill a vacancy for the District 2 Planning Commission seat. Candidates must live in District 2, which includes Lincoln, Sheridan and West Roseville.
The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday amended the county’s parking ordinance to strengthen existing parking enforcement and increase countywide parking fine amounts. The changes go into effect Nov. 30.
Seeking to generate economic investment and spur environmentally-beneficial redevelopment in North Lake Tahoe, the Placer County Board of Supervisors approved a set of amendments that would allow revisions to the 2017 Tahoe Basin Area Plan.
County officials are reminding residents and visitors that annual winter parking restrictions go into effect Nov. 1. Parking along county maintained roadways will be prohibited in areas east of Emigrant Gap to ensure snow plows can clear any snowfall.
Another court hearing was held Oct. 25 for sexually violent predator William Stephenson who is set to be released into Placer County as soon as housing is located. The judge denied Stephenson's request for immediate release into a transient setting.
The Placer County Historical Foundation has proposed for an Auburn home to be placed on the Register of Cultural and Historic Resources. Our Planning Commission recently recommended that proposal for our Board's consideration at a later date.
The Placer County Board of Supervisors unanimously ratified a proclamation on Tuesday in support of Israel and to honor the lives lost in the Oct. 7 attacks by Hamas, a Palestinian militant group.
The Placer County Library launched a modernized website this week with streamlined navigation, enhanced search capabilities, and improved access to digital resources and materials. The new site makes it easy to explore and learn.
The Placer County Clerk-Recorder-Elections Office hosted a ribbon cutting ceremony last week to mark the opening of its new location in Rocklin. The facility serves as the primary location for all Placer County Clerk-Recorder and election services.
Placer County has released new pre-reviewed ADU plans to meet current codes. The plans will save property owners thousands of dollars, reduce or eliminate restrictions imposed by homeowners’ associations and will speed up the planning process.
Home for the Holidays Adoption Event November 25 - December 30, 2023
Bring your new best friend home for the holidays. $10 dog and cat adoptions through the end of December. Please note that additional licensing fees may be required.
Can't adopt? There are ...
Get 'on track' with community resources! Family friendly fun, local services and more this Dec. 1 at the Auburn Boys and Girls Club (679 Lincoln Way). Join us for a day of resources, food trucks, giveaways, games, fun and education for f...
IF YOUR CALFRESH BENEFITS WERE STOLEN ON OR AFTER OCTOBER 1, 2022, YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR RETROACTIVE BENEFIT REPLACEMENTS!
CalFresh recipients who were victims of electronic theft between October 1, 2022 through November 30, 2023 must complete a Report o...
The PACT Act is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for Veterans exposed to burn pits, Agent Orange, and other toxic substances.
The PACT Act will bring these changes:
We are seeing an increase of EBT theft in our county and across California. If you receive a text or phone call about your EBT account, the best way to avoid your benefits from being stolen is to please follow these simple rules:•NEVER tell anyone your ...
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 ...
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 ...
Get ready to 'get on track' with community resources at Placer County’s new Resource Express event. On Friday, Dec. 1, the Boys and Girls Club in Auburn (679 Lincoln Way) will transform into a hub of family-friendly activities, services and more.
Placer County finalized 32 adoptions in 2023, culminating with eight on National Adoption Day this past weekend. Hear from families and learn more about the foster and adoption processes.
Placer County’s regional homelessness planning effort, after concluding its second phase, will shift to a new, more sustainable structure under the county’s Continuum of Care, continuing collaboration between the county and local cities and towns.
Placer County is one of ten counties statewide transitioning to a new Medi-Cal managed care plan, Partnership HealthPlan, as of Jan. 1, 2024. Partnership will replace Anthem and California Health & Wellness as Placer’s managed care plan.
As the season of giving begins, Placer County Health and Human Services is highlighting a few opportunities to support local children and others in need.
Request for Public Comments on the Wildfire Mitigation Plan for the Sacramento Federal Nonattainment Area for PM2.5 (2023 Updates)
The Sacramento Federal Nonattainment Area for PM2.5 (SFNA-PM2.5), which includes Sacramento County, the eastern portion of Yo...
The December 14, 2023 regularly scheduled meeting of the Placer County Air Pollution Control District Board of Directors is hereby cancelled.
Yolo-Solano Air District Announces New Commercial Lawn and Garden Voucher Program
(Davis, CA) – The Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District (YSAQMD) in partnership with the Placer County Air Pollution Control District (PCAP...
On November 17, 2022, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) approved amendments to the In-Use Off-Road Diesel-Fueled Fleets Regulation (Off-Road Regulation or Regulation). The 2022 amendments to the Off-Road Regulation are aimed at further reducing em...
PLACER COUNTY AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARINGFOR THE SACRAMENTO REGIONAL 2015 NATIONAL AMBIENT AIR QUALITY STANDARD 8-HOUR OZONE ATTAINMENT AND REASONABLE FURTHER PROGRESS PLAN
The Placer County Air Pollution Co...
Alternatives to Burning in Placer County
Discover other methods of reducing vegetation during the summer months
AUBURN, Calif. – Beginning Monday, June 26th, 2023, CAL FIRE suspended outdoor residential burning in Placer County. This yearly burn b...
2023 Annual Report
Placer County will host a panel discussion about homelessness in the City of Lincoln on Wed., May 24, at Sun City Lincoln Hills. Join us to learn more about current efforts and future strategies.
Results of the 2023 homeless Point-in-Time count were presented to the Board of Supervisors this week along with a status update on regional homeless planning efforts and key county initiatives addressing homelessness and its causes.
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.
Placer County Library is pleased to announce the launch of our redesigned library website, with easier navigation, a more modern look, and a greater visibility of key resources to support your discovery and use of library services.
Your Library card gives you access to the entire Placer County Library collection! Let us help you find your next great read or the facts you crave!
Our mobile library service van makes scheduled stops each week at public parks, retirement communities, sen...
Visit Kanopy.com to sign up with your library card and watch anytime.
Kanopy Kids highlights films and TV series that inspire, inform, and help children develop empathy, mindfulness, and self-esteem. Parents can trust a curated selection of educational and...
Finding books similar to those you have read--or the rest of the book series in order--is now much easier using our new NoveList Select service in the library catalog. It adds recommendations from librarians and other experts, as well as fellow readers, f...