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02/20/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer Elections Office Shares Vote Center Locations for Primary Election

The Placer County Elections Office’s recent adoption of the Voter’s Choice Act election model means expanded in-person voting opportunities for voters.

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02/17/2024
Image for display with article titled Incumbent Cindy Gustafson’s Record Shows Accomplishments

Cindy Gustafson is running with more than four years experience as the sitting Placer County Supervisor for District 5 under her belt.

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02/16/2024
Image for display with article titled Candidate Wayne Nader Meets With 5th District Residents

Wayne Nader, candidate for 5th District supervisor seat, met with 50 residents at the North Tahoe Events Center in Kings Beach.

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02/14/2024
Supervisors formally opposed the March 5 statewide ballot measure that seeks voter approval of state-issued general obligation bonds to provide more housing for the homeless and increase behavioral health treatment facilities.

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02/13/2024
Image for display with article titled 211 Placer Among Top 10 Counties in Call Volume

Launched in July 2020, 211 Placer is the county’s free, multilingual and confidential information and referral system. Placer residents can also utilize 211 Placer to connect to various services.

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02/09/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer County Celebrates New Health & Human Services Center

The 142,000-square-foot building, located in the Placer County Government Center, will consolidate the six divisions of Placer’s HHS department that were previously scattered in various buildings and is the county’s first net-zero-energy.

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02/09/2024
Image for display with article titled Q&A with Placer County Board of Supervisors District 5 Candidates

Incumbent Cindy Gustafson faces off against former District 3 incumbent Jim Holmes (who lives within the new District 5 boundary), Wayne Nader and Rick Chowdry.

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02/09/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer County to Launch Environmental Review of Boatworks at Tahoe Redevelopment Project

The Placer County Community Development Resource Agency and the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency have issued a joint notice of preparation for an environmental impact report and environmental impact study for the Boatworks at Tahoe project.

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02/08/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer County Superior Court Seeks Volunteers for Grand Jury Service

Citizens are needed to serve on the 2024-2025 Placer County Grand Jury. The one-year term begins July 1.

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02/08/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer County Elections Office Shares Important Voting Details

The voting period for the March 5 Presidential Primary Election has officially started, and early in-person voting is now available.

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02/06/2024
Image for display with article titled Q&A: Placer County District 4 Supervisor Candidates Sound Off

District 4 represents Granite Bay and portions of Loomis and Roseville. Three candidates are going head to head; the two top vote-getters will advance to the November ballot.

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01/30/2024
Image for display with article titled Design Committee Wants Kings Beach 8-Unit Project to Adjust Aesthetics

The Tahoe Basin Design Review Committee asked a Kings Beach multi-family residential housing project developer to come back and present implemented suggestions at a future meeting.

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01/26/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer Rezone Workshop to be Held Feb. 13

The Housing Element Sites Rezone project, a part of Placer’s 2021-29 Housing Element, involved assessment of sites with the potential to be rezoned to meet Placer County’s need for affordable housing.

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01/25/2024
The Placer County Board of Supervisors took action to appoint George Alves to the Placer County Planning Commission, representing District 2.

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01/20/2024
Image for display with article titled Two Incumbent Supervisors Vie for District 5 Seat

There are two incumbents out of the four candidates vying for the 5th district Supervisor seat in Placer County, which includes Tahoe City and Kings Beach.

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01/19/2024
Image for display with article titled County Approves Agreement With Deputy DA’s Sssociation

In an effort to prioritize recruitment and retention, the Placer County Board of Supervisors approved the inaugural memorandum of understanding with the Placer County Prosecutor’s Association.

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01/18/2024
Image for display with article titled Save Clover Valley Battle Continues in Western Placer

The 20-acre wetland supports the California black rail, a threatened bird species, and there is a Swainson’s hawk critical foraging habitat.

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01/16/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer Supervisor Jones Selected as Board Chair for 2024

Placer County District 4 Supervisor Suzanne Jones was chosen by fellow board members to serve as the chair for 2024. District 1 Supervisor Bonnie Gore was named as vice chair.

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01/05/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer's Mobile Crisis Team Expands Services to 24/7 Coverage

The expansion is a step forward in providing immediate help for people experiencing mental health or substance use crises, including homeless individuals.

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01/04/2024
Image for display with article titled Placer County DA’s Office Promotes Retail Theft Initiative

The Placer County District Attorney's Office announced a countywide campaign with local law enforcement and chambers of commerce to promote its new retail theft vertical prosecution program and ongoing law enforcement efforts. 

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12/27/2023
Image for display with article titled Placer Superior Court Chooses New Leadership

The judges of the Superior Court of Placer County unanimously voted to re-elect the Honorable Alan V. Pineschi as presiding judge and elect the Honorable Jeffrey S. Penney as assistant presiding judge. Each serves a two-year term, to commence Jan. 1.

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12/20/2023
Image for display with article titled Placer County Probation Officer Named Sacramento Regional Employee of the Year

A Placer County deputy probation officer received national recognition for his work in more than 45 cases regarding the homeless, according to a Chief Probation Officers of California press release.

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11/21/2023
Image for display with article titled Placer Planning Commission Receives Long-Range Planning Overview

The purpose of the long-range work program is to ensure staff capture all key initiatives and align the priorities of the county supervisors with planning timelines.

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11/17/2023
Image for display with article titled Placer Supes Approve Consultant Contract for General Plan Update

The Placer County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a contract with PlaceWorks, Inc. of Berkeley to assist with the county’s 2050 General Plan update. The last comprehensive update was nearly 30 years ago.

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11/10/2023
Image for display with article titled Placer Supervisors Approve New Alignment for Planned Hidden Falls Trail

The new alignment will reroute a trail open space parcel adjacent to Hidden Falls Regional Park in North Auburn, helping connect the park with the Placer Land Trust’s trail networks at Taylor Ranch and Kotomyan Preserve.

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11/06/2023
Image for display with article titled Placer Board Approves County Parking Ordinance Amendment

The Placer County Board of Supervisors amended the county's parking ordinance to strengthen existing parking enforcement and increase fines countywide.

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11/01/2023
Image for display with article titled Bonnie Gore Guest Editorial: Homelessness in Placer County

Elected officials often talk about quality of life and how we strive to achieve it for residents. However, we are at a crossroads when the issue of homelessness is discussed.

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10/31/2023
Image for display with article titled Placer County Accepts $2 Million Grant for Retail Theft Program

The grant funding, administered by the California Board of State and Community Corrections, will be used for the new Retail Theft Vertical Prosecution Program.

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Agenda Items:Approval of 2024 Schedule|General Plan Policy Amendment Assoc. w/SMUD County Acres Project|Housing Needs Rezone|Ivy @ Granite Bay Minor Use Permit|Douglas Blvd. Median Project|Proposed Cavitt-Stallman & Olive Ranch Rd Stop Sign|Correspondence

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