Free public transit is coming to North Lake Tahoe as the county Board of Supervisors this week approved a program that will offer free fares for Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit bus routes in eastern Placer County.
Work to improve North Lake Tahoe’s popular Speedboat Beach in Brockway will continue through the end of the season and will reopen in spring.
The Placer County Office of Emergency Services has been allocated approximately $452,000 by the State of California to help respond to local impacts from the public safety power shutoffs.
The Placer County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the county’s proposed Sunset Area Plan and Placer Ranch Specific Plan and their associated final environmental impact report Nov. 21 in North Auburn.
Derrick Oliveira, a Navy veteran, has joined Placer County as the new veterans services officer, leading an office that helps connect veterans with the benefits they deserve, from healthcare to pensions, and navigate the system.
The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a financing plan for a new Health and Human Services facility, crime lab and Tahoe Justice Center.
A 75-year-old Placer County resident recently died from complications of influenza, marking the first flu-related death of the 2019-2020 season.