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Wage freeze gets Placer County supes support, cool reception from union

Placer County supervisors gave their blessing today to a halt in merit pay raises for all county employees starting in July. With the latest estimate from the CEO Tom Miller’s o ...

Nosedive in revenues has Placer supervisors bracing for spending talks

Placer County staff and supervisors signaled Tuesday that they’re girding for more tough budget decisions spurred by an increasingly smaller revenue stream. With millions in fun ...

200 workers absent from county’s $813 million budget plan

With 200 vacant job positions left unfilled and an eye on maintaining service levels and construction plans as best it can, Placer County is moving forward with an $813 million bud ...