Squaw Valley Municipal Advisory Council seeks to fill vacant seats

Olympic Valley is a wonderful place to live, work and play. With several seats now open on the Squaw Valley Municipal Advisory Council, you can help shape its future. The Squaw Valley Municipal … [Read more...]

Placer County kicks off tax season with free tax prep assistance event

Worried about fumbling your taxes? Don’t be. Placer County Human Services is set to kick off its second year of providing free tax assistance to low-income individuals and families, in coordination … [Read more...]

Placer County Department of Public Works named “2016 Employer of the Year” by the Women’s Transportation Seminar

The Women’s Transportation Seminar Nominations Board has unanimously voted to award the Placer County Department of Public Works and Facilities the WTS 2016 Employer of the Year Award. The award is … [Read more...]

Placer’s Sierra residents urged to quickly clear propane tanks of snow

With more than 20 feet of snow in some areas of eastern Placer County in recent weeks, snow loads on residential propane tanks are extreme - and pose a risk of leaks and possible explosion. In … [Read more...]

Supervisors approve state and federal legislative platforms

Ensuring that federal and state policy and funding decisions benefit Placer County is an annual task for the board of supervisors and county staff. To that end, the Placer County Board of Supervisors … [Read more...]