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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Honoring our veterans

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Looking for a way to salute our troops this Veterans Day? Here’s a virtual tour of veteran memorials in Placer County - where we truly honor our veterans.

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Financing approved for new Health and Human Services facility, crime lab and Tahoe Justice Center

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The Placer County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a financing plan for a new Health and Human Services facility, crime lab and Tahoe Justice Center.

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Community outreach meeting on county charter updates set for Nov. 15 in Tahoe City

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Community members are invited to share their thoughts on updating the Placer County Charter at a workshop of the county Charter Review Committee.

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Private housing trust proposal gets support from Placer Board of Supervisors

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A proposed framework for a new private housing trust in Placer County received unanimous support Tuesday from the Placer County Board of Supervisors, moving forward a critical initiative to increase the supply of local affordable housing.

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Innovative Pathways event to show local youth a day in the life of Placer County employees

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Innovative Pathways to Public Service is headed to Placer County to show local students a day in the life of county employees.

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

New segment of state Route 89 now open

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Caltrans has announced that the long-anticipated new segment of state Route 89 in Tahoe City is now open to traffic. The new segment includes a bridge crossing over the Truckee River, a roundabout next to the Tahoe City Transit Center and more.

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Posted on: October 31, 2019

Final environmental impact report released for Sunset Area Plan and Placer Ranch Specific Plan

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Placer County has released its Sunset Area Plan and Placer Ranch Specific Plan and their associated final environmental impact report - setting the stage for their final consideration by the county Board of Supervisors by the end of the year.

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