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Posted on: March 1, 2024

Housing Element amendment posted for public review and comment

A row of multif-family housing

The Placer County Planning Division has posted an amendment to the 2021-2029 Housing Element to address changes that have occurred since its adoption in May 2021. The amendment is now open for public review and comment through March 7.

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Posted on: February 26, 2024

Traffic mobility takes a step forward in North Lake Tahoe with project funding approvals

TART connect bus at the transit center - photo by Ryan Salm

The Placer County Board of Supervisors approved additional funding for expanded mobility options in North Lake Tahoe as transient occupancy tax funds totaling nearly $2.8 million were reinvested into eastern Placer County programs and projects.

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Placer County staff advances Tahoe biomass project, seeking public-private partnership

Cabin Creek - green forest with river running through

he Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday authorized county staff to prepare and release a request for proposals for the proposed Cabin Creek biomass facility project in North Lake Tahoe.

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Posted on: February 22, 2024

Placer County to oversee security operations at World Cup

downhill skier and Placer County Sheriff's Office SUV in the snow

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office, in collaboration with Placer County Emergency Management, is primed to oversee security operations at this week’s Stifel Palisades World Cup event in Olympic Valley.

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Posted on: February 5, 2024

Draft EIR on Housing Element Sites Rezone program available for public review and comment

A row of multif-family housing

A draft environmental impact report on the Housing Element Sites Rezone program is now available for public review and comment through March 18. The documents are accessible for review at our local libraries and online.

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

County seeks to safeguard pedestrian safety and enhance traffic flow at Grove Street in Tahoe City

Grove Street Intersection Improvements aerial image

A project to safeguard pedestrians and enhance traffic flow within the Tahoe City corridor is set to kick off after a key approval by the Placer County Board of Supervisors last week.

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Posted on: May 19, 2023

Placer County offers new pre-reviewed accessory dwelling unit plans

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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.

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