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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Placer County seeks community feedback to update Community Wildfire Protection Plan

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Placer County is seeking community feedback as part of its 2021 update to the Community Wildfire Protection Plan. The goal of the CWPP is to enhance efforts to protect communities, watersheds and other at-risk properties from catastrophic wildfire.

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Placer County Parks and Trails Master Plan (virtual) town hall set for May 6

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A virtual town hall event is taking place May 6 for the first-ever countywide Placer County Parks and Trails Master Plan draft.

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Body-worn cameras approved for Placer County Sheriff's Office

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The Placer County Sheriff’s Office is excited to announce the Board of Supervisors has approved body-worn cameras for sheriff’s deputies and correctional officers.

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

Placer County moves forward on 3,000 acres of forest thinning to reduce wildfire risk

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Prioritizing forest health heading into fire season, the Placer County Board of Supervisors today voted to execute forest thinning for an additional 3,000 acres of the French Meadows Forest Restoration Project this year.

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

North Lake Tahoe regional officials cancel Fourth of July events for 2021

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Truckee and North Lake Tahoe regional officials have made the difficult decision to cancel the annual July 3 fireworks at Kings Beach, and the Fourth of July fireworks shows in Donner Lake, Truckee and Tahoe City.

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