Facility Services Updates Supervisors On Regional Sewer Efforts

Facility Services Updates Supervisors On Regional Sewer Efforts

The Placer County Department of Facility Services on Tues., Feb. 8, 2011, gave the Board of Supervisors an update on efforts to reach compliance with treated sewage discharge standards. The update was for Sewer Maintenance District 1 in North Auburn. Currently, sewer service for the District is provided by the SMD 1 Wastewater Treatment Plant […]

Sierra Fire Protection District Chief’s Contract Renewed; Audit to be Completed and Reviewed By Commissioners at Future Meeting

Sierra Fire Protection District Chief’s Contract Renewed; Audit to be Completed and Reviewed By Commissioners at Future Meeting

Reno, Nevada. February 8, 2011. Meeting as the Sierra Fire Protection District (SFPD) Fire Commissioners, County Commissioners today renewed SFPD’s Chief Michael Greene’s contract for another year. In doing so, Commissioners presented Chief Greene with suggested goals for the coming year, and set March 22nd as the meeting date when the Board and Chief Greene […]

Supervisors To OK Voter-Approved Raises For Public Safety Employees

Supervisors To OK Voter-Approved Raises For Public Safety Employees

February 04, 2011 The Placer County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to hear an item at its regularly scheduled Feb. 8, 2011 meeting regarding salary adjustments for law enforcement personnel represented by the Deputy Sheriffs Association (DSA) and other public safety personnel not represented by the DSA. In all, about 225 employees are covered, including […]

Supervisors To Hear Proposed Zoning Changes For Keeping Of Chickens

Supervisors To Hear Proposed Zoning Changes For Keeping Of Chickens

At its February 8, 2011, meeting, the Placer County Board of Supervisors will hear a proposed Zoning Text Amendment to County Zoning Ordinance relating to the keeping of fowl and poultry. The Board will also be asked to adopt an environmental document allowing for the change. The Planning Services Division of the County’s Community Development […]

State Department Urges US Citizens to Leave Egypt

State Department Urges US Citizens to Leave Egypt

Washington, DC…On February 1, the Department of State ordered the departure of all non-emergency U.S. government personnel and family members from Egypt. This replaces the Travel Warning for Egypt dated January 28, 2011. The U.S. Department of State continues to recommend that U.S. citizens avoid travel to Egypt at this time. U.S. citizens should consider […]

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Back in Action February 3rd, 2011

Douglas County Board of Commissioners Back in Action February 3rd, 2011

DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS NOTICE OF REGULAR MEETING FEBRUARY 3, 2011 – MINDEN, NEVADA PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 241 OF THE NEVADA REVISED STATUTES AND THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, THE DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS HEREBY NOTIFIES ALL INTERESTED PARTIES THAT THE BOARD WILL CONDUCT BUSINESS OF THE COUNTY AS NOTICED BELOW: […]

Work Set To Begin On Foresthill Bridge

Work Set To Begin On Foresthill Bridge

Work on the $74.7 million seismic retrofit and painting project for the Foresthill Bridge is set to begin. The Placer County Department of Public Works is reminding residents and travelers that they can register for e-mail traffic alerts for the project. The contractor, Golden State Bridge, has begun staging equipment and construction trailers at both […]

Washoe County Identifies $23.5 Million Annual Impact from Governor’s Proposed Budget; Commissioners Discuss at Strategic Planning Retreat

Washoe County Identifies $23.5 Million Annual Impact from Governor’s Proposed Budget; Commissioners Discuss at Strategic Planning Retreat

Washoe County Commissioners met today in a strategic planning workshop with department heads, employee representatives, and members of the public, designed as a follow up to the “Future of County Government” series recently completed, which addressed employee compensation and benefits, financial and operational sustainability, and scenario planning for the future. (These three workshops are posted […]