Community Development Resource Agency

Another View: Placer County plans its budget well

It is no accident that Placer County is in better budget shape than many counties and cities across California. Our county has remained in good shape despite the economic slowdown ...

Ruffalo: Grand Jury directs its gaze on redistricting process

By now, most of the gentle readers know we’re in the midst of the mandated redistricting effort, an exercise which takes place every 10 years. The process, which is driven by the ...

Auditor can’t stop raises

It is important for the taxpayers of Placer County to understand the facts regarding the role of auditor-controller. That role includes ensuring expenditures are made within count ...

Target delays expansion of North Auburn store

A big expansion of Target’s North Auburn store is in limbo. Up until last February, Target was moving ahead with the Placer County Planning Department on plans to modify a use p ...

Union sounds alarm about possibility of county layoffs

Saying members have been put on notice that layoffs are in the offing for Community Development Resource Agency staff, Placer County’s employee union wants more consideration of ...

Supes name new director of Community Development Resource Agency

Michael Johnson, who currently serves as Placer County’s planning director, has been named Community Development Resource Agency director. In closed session Tuesday, the Boar ...