Placer County Local News: Local Governments


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04/16/2024
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In a continued commitment to fair housing, the city of Colfax approved a resolution April 10 to further efforts to activities and programs related to housing and community development.

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04/16/2024
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A recall may be on the horizon for the Auburn Union School District as 35 community members filed Intent to Recall paperwork this week against Trustees Greg Holt and Jayson Wedge.

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04/16/2024
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The Colfax City Council approved a response generated to address the 2023 Grand Jury report findings regarding homelessness during its April 10 meeting.

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04/15/2024
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The Town of Truckee is launching the first "Don't Be Afraid of the Dark" photo contest as part of an initiative to encourage residents to limit light pollution and enjoy the natural beauty of the night sky.

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04/12/2024
Image for display with article titled Construction Kicks Off on Pickleball Courts

Auburn is on its way to adding three pickleball courts and a multiuse space at School Park Preserve. Construction has officially begun on the space, a cement pad which formerly housed school facilities.

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04/11/2024
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The City of Lincoln Recreation Department and Lincoln Hills Pickleball Club are putting the “pickle” in pickleball with the grand opening of the McBean courts on April 20 at 65 McBean Park Drive from 10AM - to 2PM.

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04/11/2024
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Roseville Electric proposed additional utility rate increases this year and in 2025 on top of its 8-percent temporary energy surcharge becoming permanent at the April 3 Roseville City Council meeting.

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04/11/2024
Image for display with article titled Rocklin Reports Crime Decrease in Annual Report

The Rocklin Police Department presented its 2023 annual report at a city council meeting last month, revealing overall crime was down in comparison with last year.

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04/11/2024
Image for display with article titled North Tahoe Recreation and Parks Commission Shares Developments

\The Recreation and Parks Commission brought a wave of positivity to the North Tahoe Public Utility District Board of Directors' regular meeting on Tuesday afternoon.

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04/10/2024
Image for display with article titled Workforce Housing Preservation Program Resumes in Eastern Placer

Up to $150,000 is again available to eastern Placer workers looking to buy a home in the North Lake Tahoe region.

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04/09/2024
There’s so little data available, it’s impossible to even tell if several of California’s largest homelessness programs are working, according to a statewide audit released Tuesday.

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04/08/2024
Thirty years after prisoners with disabilities sued the state of California and 25 years after a federal court first ordered accommodations, a judge found that state prison and parole officials still are not doing enough to help deaf and blind prisoners.

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04/08/2024
Anti-tax groups in California have qualified a measure for the November ballot that would make raising state and local taxes much more difficult. It’s a showdown that’s been building for nearly five decades.

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04/05/2024
Image for display with article titled Loomis General Plan to Go Before Town Council

After five years of community input, the 2040 Loomis General Plan finally goes before the Town Council during their April 9 meeting.

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04/05/2024
Tenants in many new privately owned, low-income units will be protected from double-digit increases. So will some in existing units, after a state committee on affordable housing imposed a rent cap.

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04/05/2024
Not filling open positions in state government, cutting a school facilities program and several climate initiatives, delaying funding for public transit — these are some of the first steps that California officials plan to take to deal with a looming multibillion-dollar budget deficit.

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04/04/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer County Certifies Primary Election Results

Two seats on the Board of Supervisor are headed to the November ballot and one supervisor has secured their seat as Placer County officially announced it certified the March 5 Primary Election results Tuesday.

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03/30/2024
Image for display with article titled Nevada County Economic Development Action Plan to Focus on Sustainable Job, Business Growth

Increased economic activity, tax revenue and business retention and expansion are some of the goals of Nevada County's new two-year Economic Development Action Plan.

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