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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Fire insurance town hall set for Aug. 28 in Auburn

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Placer County will host California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara for a community town hall Aug. 28 in Auburn on the fire insurance challenges facing many Placer residents.

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Tim’s Trailer: Special funding helps county fill gaps to prevent homelessness

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The trailer where Tim had lived in Roseville for many years was in such poor shape that it most likely wouldn’t make it through another winter season.

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Insurance commissioner visits Placer County to address fire insurance nonrenewals

Photograph of Board of Supervisors Chair Kirk Uhler, California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara

California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara met with Placer County officials Aug. 7 to discuss efforts to help residents facing fire insurance nonrenewals.

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Speedboat Beach to temporarily close Aug. 19 for planned improvements

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North Lake Tahoe’s popular Speedboat Beach in Brockway will be temporarily closed Aug. 19 through the end of the summer season for planned improvements.

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

New bike-sharing program coming to North Lake Tahoe

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A new bike-sharing program is headed to North Lake Tahoe with the Placer County Board of Supervisors today approving an agreement with Zagster for a three-year pilot program in the region.

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Free back-to-school immunization clinics for uninsured, families on Medi-Cal

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Placer County is offering free back-to-school immunization clinics by appointment for children without access to vaccines.

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Community workshops for Placer Sustainability Plan set for August

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Community members are invited to attend two upcoming workshops to learn more about and provide input on the proposed Placer County Sustainability Plan.

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