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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Placer County to host general election virtual town hall meeting Oct. 27


The Placer County Elections Office is hosting a virtual town hall meeting via Zoom at 6 p.m. on Oct. 27 to provide information to the public and answer questions about the Nov. 3 general election.

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Posted on: October 21, 2020

Placer County is seeking community feedback for their 2021 local hazard mitigation plan update

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The plan, a partnership with cities and special districts, assesses the risk of floods, drought, wildfires, severe weather, and other natural hazards of concern to the county.

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Placer launches COVID-19 infection rate study


Placer County this week launched a new study aimed at better understanding the true COVID-19 infection rate among county residents.

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Pandemic restrictions ease as county moves into orange tier

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The State of California moved Placer County into the State's Blueprint for a Safer Economy ‘orange’ tier - further easing restrictions in the county. Sectors that can open indoors with modifications include wineries, cardrooms and family entertainment cen...

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Tips for a safer Halloween during COVID-19


The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic doesn’t mean you can’t have a spooktacular Halloween – it just means a few extra precautions are in order. Here are some tips from Placer County Public Health to help you have a safe and fun Halloween.

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Posted on: October 6, 2020

Placer County supervisors approve second round of COVID-19 assistance grants

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The Placer County Board of Supervisors approved a second round of Placer Shares grant funding for small businesses and nonprofits.

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Survey aims to improve internet service in Placer County

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Placer County is conducting a survey of its residents to determine internet service levels. The plan is to advocate for state funding to help internet service providers improve and expand existing infrastructure in the underserved portion of the county.

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Posted on: September 12, 2020

Questions & answers about contract negotiations with the Deputy Sheriffs’ Association

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The Board of Supervisors is fully committed to supporting the efforts of the Sheriff’s Office to keeping our community safe - balanced with fiscal responsibility to future generations of Placer County residents.

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