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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Public meeting planned Sept. 24 for proposed Hidden Falls Regional Park Trails Expansion Project

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The Placer County Planning Commission will hold a public meeting on the Final Subsequent Environmental Impact Report for the county’s proposed Hidden Falls Regional Park Trails Expansion Project on Sept. 24 in North Auburn.

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Posted on: September 12, 2020

Questions & answers about contract negotiations with the Deputy Sheriffs’ Association

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The Board of Supervisors is fully committed to supporting the efforts of the Sheriff’s Office to keeping our community safe - balanced with fiscal responsibility to future generations of Placer County residents.

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Posted on: September 11, 2020

Placer County hiring election aides ahead of Nov. 3 general election

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In preparation of the Nov. 3 general election, the Placer County Elections Office is recruiting election aide temporary positions for county voting centers in North Lake Tahoe.

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Placer ag value increases 17% in 2019, rice remains top crop

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Strong prices and an increase in planted acreage of rice and walnut crops in Placer County helped drive a 17% increase of total crop value.

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Posted on: September 9, 2020

Placer declares the end of local COVID-19 health emergency

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Citing a low incidence of COVID-19 and increasing harm caused by California’s reopening framework, the Placer County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a resolution declaring the end of Placer County’s local health emergency.

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Placer County moves into the State’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy ‘red tier'

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On Sept. 8, the State of California moved Placer County into the State’s Blueprint for a Safer Economy ‘red’ tier' - further easing restrictions in the county.

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Placer County ramps up fire awareness messaging through new Red Flag Awareness Program

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The program will have participants display red flags on red flag warning days, in conjunction with an information campaign on what red flag warnings mean for fire agencies and residents.

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Oldham to return to Placer as new Health and Human Services director, chief psychiatrist

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Placer County will soon have a familiar face as its new director of Health and Human Services and chief psychiatrist: Dr. Rob Oldham.

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