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Posted on: November 29, 2022

Supervisors select in-house candidate as new CEO

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Placer County has a new county executive officer. The Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a two-year contract with Jane Christenson who has been serving as acting CEO for five months.

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Placer County to provide update on Lower Secline Water Quality Project

A photo of the unpaved lower Secline Street in Kings Beach

Placer County continues to make progress on the Kings Beach Water Quality Plan and will host a public meeting Wednesday, Dec. 14, at the North Tahoe Events Center in Kings Beach to provide residents with an update.

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

Residents encouraged to show love for local and “Shop Placer” this holiday season

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It’s that time of year again. Placer County leaders are encouraging residents to give back to their community this holiday season as they roll out their third-annual Shop Placer campaign.

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

Draft environmental report for Project 8 Winery available for public review

View of entryway to planned Project 8 Winery in Penryn

A draft environmental impact report for the proposed Project 8 Winery in Penryn has been made available – now through Dec. 28 – for public review and comment, including at a Placer County Planning Commission meeting on Dec. 15.

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Spend your holidays with a foster dog or cat

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From now until Dec. 31, Placer County Animal Services is welcoming “Holiday Hero” fosters to take a pet home for the holidays, even if just for a few days.

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Posted on: November 8, 2022

Placer County Conservation Program adds 1,400 acres of land preserves

Aerial photo of Ellis Ranch property showing Yankee Slough

More than 1,400 acres of land in the Sheridan area have been acquired by the Placer County Conservation Program in the name of conserving lands that are critical to the survival of sensitive species and their habitat.

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Public input wanted to strengthen Placer County mental health programs

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Placer County community members are invited to participate in an online survey to help strengthen county mental health services.

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