placer county

Placer hires $199,000-a-year interim director to shut down redevelopment agency

AUBURN CA - The clock is ticking on Placer County’s redevelopment agency. A major player in North Auburn and Tahoe to help finance infrastructure and beautification improvements ...

Auburn Recreation District director mulling a District 3 Placer County supes challenge

AUBURN CA - New Placer County Board of Supervisors boundaries could result in a challenge for incumbent District 3 representative Jim Holmes. North Auburn resident Scott Holbrook, ...

Placer County’s Operation: MOM closes after eight years of aiding troops

AUBURN CA - Thousands of “care” packages have been sent to troops serving overseas worldwide and just as many hearts have been warmed. But a void in leadership that won’t be ...

Placer County budget challenges, building projects marked 2011

Budget challenges continued to cast a shadow over Placer County operations in 2011. But the year now ending also was marked with continued debate over a $100,000 charity fund, the ...

Placer County CEO Tom Miller to retire in early 2012

AUBURN CA - Placer County Executive Officer Tom Miller announced Tuesday that he plans to retire early next year. The county CEO for six years, Miller’s retirement plans were re ...

$175,000 salary cap for execs? Placer County supes willing to take a look

A $175,000 yearly salary cap for Placer County managers? It?s an option the Placer County Board of Supervisors wants to consider as it deals with deteriorating revenues and a shak ...

Heritage Trail coming to Placer County

Where on earth can you find more than 80 model aircraft, Elmer Gum?s sheriff?s office, root-beer floats, a mining tunnel, ?Snowshoe? Thompson?s super-long skis and historical hydro ...
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