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Get in the Halloween spirit with these real-life Placer County ghost stories


In this Halloween episode of "The Placer Life" podcast, we bring you tales of first-hand encounters with the supernatural in Placer County. Hear how these ghost stories bring Placer's history to life and learn about more ways Placer County Museums can help you can commune with Placer's dead this Halloween season. Listen here and then read more about the people behind the stories.

Celebrate everything harvest and fall this PlacerGROWN Month

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To kick off the fall season, we’re celebrating PlacerGROWN Month throughout October. It’s a great opportunity to highlight some of our amazing local PlacerGROWN partners. Throughout the month we will be sharing events, recipes, photos and different ways to participate on our social media. To kick off the festivities be sure to join us on our Farm & Barn Tour this Sunday! Tag us and PlacerGROWN into your photos to share how you’re enjoying the season! Learn more 

National Walk to School Day

community walking to school

This week our Health and Human Services team, Placer County Sheriff's Office and many more joined Auburn Elementary School students to celebrate National Walk to School Day. The goal of this day is to raise awareness and support for the health, community and environmental benefits of regularly walking or biking to school. View video

Health and Human Services staff gather for interactive resource fair

HHS fair

More than 700 Health and Human Services staff gathered Oct. 1 for the first department-wide resource fair to connect, build relationships and learn more about one another’s work. The department’s six divisions work on mental health outreach, clean drinking water monitoring and everything in between. The event was designed to help staff become more well-versed in the services offered by the department, in order to better assist clients. View video 

Road work wrapping up in Tahoe City

Fanny bridge project

A major project to improve traffic flow and safety in Tahoe City is nearing completion for the season and is scheduled to be open for use in mid-to-late October, weather dependent. To learn more about the state Route 89 / Fanny Bridge Community Revitalization Project, visit the project website here. See new aerial photos of the new roundabouts here


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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

Squaw Valley Municipal Advisory Council meeting, Oct. 3, 6 p.m. Information
Foresthill Forum meeting, Oct. 7, 7 p.m. Information
Board of Supervisors meeting, Oct. 8, 9 a.m. Agenda
Sheridan Municipal Advisory Committee meeting, Oct. 9, 7 p.m. Information
Planning Commission meeting, Oct. 10, 10 a.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...

County-wide: PlacerGROWN Farm & Barn tour
Loomis: Loomis Eggplant Festival
Roseville: Fountain’s First Friday
Rocklin: First Saturdays at the Museum
Auburn: Silver Screen Classic Movies presents “The Lady Vanishes”
Lincoln: Sun City Lincoln Hills Holiday Expo

...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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