Placer County Fairgrounds opens to Oroville spillway evacuees

The Placer County Fairgrounds in Roseville has opened to accommodate those who are impacted by the dangers of a possible failure of the Oroville Dam emergency spillway. With more than 100,000 people … [Read more...]

County moves forward on Morton Road replacement and helping isolated residents

Fueled by an atmospheric river that funneled a vast amount of moisture into Northern California, the severe winter storms that hit last month caused countywide damage. Perhaps the most prominent is … [Read more...]

Placer seeks public input on proposed expansion of Hidden Falls Regional Park

Placer County is taking the next step in a proposed expansion of the popular Hidden Falls Regional Park near Auburn. The county has released a notice of preparation of an environmental impact … [Read more...]

New Placer County whistleblower hotline to help county employees report fraud, waste and abuse

Placer County has long had a fraud policy to assist employees with reporting suspected fraud, waste and abuse, but not confidentially. However, under a $6,500 contract with Convercent, a compliance … [Read more...]

Placer County Planning Commission seeks to fill vacant seat representing eastern county

The Placer County Planning Commission is looking to fill a vacant seat for its District 5 representative. Residents of the district, which stretches from Auburn to North Lake Tahoe (see the map here), … [Read more...]