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Relics from its Gold Rush past are well preserved in the County of Nevada, including the 1865 Nevada Theatre, the oldest theater in California, and the Old 5 Mile House stagecoach stop, built in 1890. The County of Nevada takes up 974 square miles; its western edge is defined by several snaky rivers, and the county's geography is made up of forest, grassland, savanna, and other terrain. The county seat is Nevada City, and as of the 2010 census, the county’s population was 98,764.

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Board of Supervisors

Meetings take place on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 9 a.m. and are open to the public. Citizens can watch current Board meetings live online, or view archived meetings.

California Local Pin Marker Recent Articles

Image caption: Salt is a key ingredient to maintaining safe roads in snowy climes.
Putting Tahoe on a Low-Salt Diet

Comstock’s reporter Jennifer Junghans learns about some innovative solutions to the problem of ice on winter roads.


Image caption: A sled corral full of broken plastic sleds at Fallen Leaf Lake Hill.
Tahoe Weekly Tackles Trash

Tahoe Weekly’s Priya Hunter offers deep reporting and her personal perspective on a serious trash problem that has roiled Lake Tahoe and the mountain communities that surround it since last summer.


California Local Pin Marker Local Government Digest

Blood Donors Urgently Needed in Nevada County

Blood donors are greatly needed in Nevada County, with holiday weekends placing blood banks at a disadvantage due to donors traveling and not making appointments. Vitalant is luring donors by offering swag and a chance to win a $3,000 gift card.

(July 1, 2022) → Read the full The Union report
New Program Gives Advantage to Local Renters

The Board of Supervisors is expected to vote soon on a project aimed at North Lake Tahoe homeowners that incentivizes turning vacation rentals into long-term rentals. Called Landing Locals, the program offers homeowners up to $24,000 for renting to local workers.

(June 28, 2022) → Read the full Sierra Sun report

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Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Meeting - Jun 28, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Meeting dated Tuesday, 28 June 2022 has been archived. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&clip_id=7849
(06/28/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Meeting - Jun 28, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Meeting dated Tuesday, 28 June 2022 has been archived. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&clip_id=7848
(06/28/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Addendum Agenda - Jun 28, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Addendum Agenda dated Tuesday, 28 June 2022 has been published. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&event_id=3849
(06/23/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Meeting - Jun 28, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 28, 2022, Meeting dated Tuesday, 28 June 2022 has been published. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&event_id=3848
(06/22/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 21, 2022, Special Meeting - Jun 21, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 21, 2022, Special Meeting dated Tuesday, 21 June 2022 has been archived. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&clip_id=7844
(06/21/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 21, 2022, Special Meeting - Jun 21, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 21, 2022, Special Meeting dated Tuesday, 21 June 2022 has been published. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&event_id=3845
(06/16/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 14, 2022, Meeting - Jun 14, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 14, 2022, Meeting dated Tuesday, 14 June 2022 has been archived. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&clip_id=7840
(06/14/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 14, 2022, Meeting - Jun 14, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 14, 2022, Meeting dated Tuesday, 14 June 2022 has been published. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&event_id=3839
(06/09/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors May 24, 2022, Meeting - May 24, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors May 24, 2022, Meeting dated Tuesday, 24 May 2022 has been archived. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&clip_id=7824
(05/24/2022)

Nevada County Board of Supervisors May 24, 2022, Meeting - May 24, 2022

The agenda for Nevada County Board of Supervisors May 24, 2022, Meeting dated Tuesday, 24 May 2022 has been published. Access it here: http://nevco.granicus.com/AgendaViewer.php?view_id=3&event_id=3832
(05/18/2022)
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