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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Free public transit headed to North Lake Tahoe

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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.

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Speedboat Beach will continue improvements through the season; scheduled to reopen in spring

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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.

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

State provides county funding for power shutoff response

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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.

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

Public hearing for Sunset Area Plan, Placer Ranch Specific Plan set for Nov. 21

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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.

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

5 questions with Placer County’s new veterans services officer

Derrick Oliveira VSO

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.

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Financing approved for new Health and Human Services facility, crime lab and Tahoe Justice Center

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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.

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Placer County reports first flu-related death of season

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A 75-year-old Placer County resident recently died from complications of influenza, marking the first flu-related death of the 2019-2020 season.

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