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Placer County Newsletter - May 2, 2019

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Photo of Folsom Lake at sunset.

Photo of the week

What a gorgeous shot of Folsom Lake! This #PlacerLife photo was taken by@stevebhansen on Instagram.

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Special election voter information guides distributed

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In preparation for the June 4 special general election, the Placer County Elections Office has distributed voter information guides to registered Placer County voters in California’s 1st Senate District. Read more

Supervisors approve Placer County Government Center Master Plan update

Drawn illustration of the proposed Placer County Government Center campus.

Continuing Placer County’s commitment to providing efficient services to the community and creating solutions for attainable housing, the Board of Supervisors approved a plan to reimagine the Placer County Government Center campus in North Auburn. Read more

Help guide the future of recreation in Placer County

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Placer County is seeking community input to help develop the first-ever countywide Parks and Trails Master Plan draft at two upcoming public workshops. Community members are invited to provide feedback as focus group participants at meetings set for May 7 in Kings Beach and May 15 in North Auburn. Read more

Burn permits now mandatory for residential burning

Photo of wood burning in a fire.

Starting this month, the CAL FIRE Nevada-Yuba-Placer unit will require dooryard burning permits for residential burning within Nevada, Yuba and Placer counties. Learn more 

Winery and farm brewery ordinance

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The public review period for the winery and farm brewery ordinance draft Environmental Impact Report, which analyzes new rules that would refine regulation of wineries and farm breweries in Western Placer County, has been extended from June 3 to June 10. Read more

Free oil filter exchange is back for the month of May

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Changing your motor oil just got that much easier with the Western Placer Waste Management Authority’s free oil exchange program happening throughout May. Learn more

Big Day of Giving

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Today is the 7th annual Big Day of Giving. This 24-hour giving event is sponsored by the Sacramento Region Community Foundation in partnership with local non-profits. This year, 601 organizations are participating, including 94 in Placer County. In 2018, Big Day of Giving raised over $500,000 for Placer County organizations. Learn more

Help improve transportation in Placer County

Aerial photo of Interstate 80.

Are you tired of sitting in Interstate 80 traffic? You can now answer a dozen questions to help improve the Interstate 80 corridor in Sacramento and Placer counties while being entered to win prizes! Take the survey


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List of active projects throughout Placer County

Projects are listed alphabetically and by Board of Supervisors districts. A hard copy of the list is available at the Placer County Community Development Resource Agency, 3091 County Center Drive in Auburn. 

Active Projects


Upcoming public meetings and events

Foresthill Veterans Memorial Hall board meeting, May 6, 6 p.m. Information
Sheridan Municipal Advisory Council meeting, May 8, 7 p.m. Information
West Placer Municipal Advisory Council meeting, May 8, 6:30 p.m. Information
North Tahoe Regional Advisory Council meeting, May 9, 6 p.m. Information

To learn about other Placer County committees and commissions and current opportunities to serve your community click here.

Upcoming community events

Don’t miss the fun coming this next week in...

Auburn: Silver Screen ClassicsAuburn Winds Spring ConcertCinco De MayoArt Walk
Newcastle: Newcastle Celebration Day
Roseville: Fountains First FridayFoodtruck Mania
Rocklin: Community Festival
Lincoln: Food Truck Event
Dutch Flat: Spring Artisan Faire
North Lake Tahoe: Spring Music Series

...and many Placer County Library and Placer County Museum events. 

Visit our regional partners to discover more of the fun happening right here in Placer County!


County jobs website is updated regularly

Check out Placer County's employment website for a list of open positions, including internships. Job seekers can apply for positions and sign up for job alerts to be notified of openings. Those without internet access can use a computer kiosk in the Human Resources Department's lobby, at 145 Fulweiler Ave., in Auburn. 

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