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If supe salary is embarrassing, why run?
Wednesday Aug 13 2014
Just wondering if someone could explain why our county Supervisor Jim Holmes calls the salary that the Placer County Supervisors receive “almost embarrassing” and ye ...
Speed bumps emerge in Costco contract for North Auburn store
Wednesday Mar 12 2014
Four of five Placer County supervisors gave their OK to proposed key business and financial terms for an option to lease 16 acres of property in North Auburn that Costco Wholesale ...
Supes tweak Placer’s guidelines for transitional homeless housing
Wednesday Feb 26 2014
Placer County supervisors have agreed to language revisions to ensure that changes made three years ago under state Senate Bill 2 on transitional and supportive housing con ...
Placer supes, staff jetting to D.C. for annual federal lobbying trip
Thursday Feb 06 2014
Two Placer County supervisors and three top staffers are making a pilgrimage to Washington, D.C., to huddle with Capitol officials next week on current and future federal funding a ...
Are voters ready to give Placer County supes raises?
Wednesday Feb 05 2014
Placer County voters could soon be considering giving the Board of Supervisors a hefty pay raise. Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to move a recommendation from the c ...
Auburn celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Tuesday Jan 21 2014
There was an air of celebration as Auburn marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day with a program Monday that featured poetry, soul-filled singing and heartfelt reflections on a d ...
Land link to bolster Placer, North Auburn trail experience
Tuesday Jan 07 2014
Placer County has purchased key links to a public trail network that would stretch from Hidden Falls Regional Park to the Bear River. The purchase price of $297,000 acquires a tot ...
Remembering ‘the day the world stopped’ 50 years ago
Friday Nov 22 2013
For those alive on Nov. 22, 1963, news that President John F. Kennedy had been shot is burrowed deep into youthful memories. Today, five decades later, the assassination o ...
Placer County’s public health chief retiring after 17 years
Wednesday Nov 06 2013
After 30 years of public service, including 17 years as Placer County’s public health chief, Dr. Richard Burton is retiring. Burton’s departure as Health and Human Ser ...
Campaign funds bankroll Placer supes’ painted portrait
Sunday Sep 15 2013
Placer County Supervisor Jim Holmes now has a painted portrait. And his campaign war chest has helped pay for it. Campaign finance disclosure documents filed with Placer County b ...
Cautious optimism as Placer County budget moves forward
Sunday Aug 18 2013
“Cautious optimism” are the bywords beneath the golden geodesic domes of the Placer County Government Center in Auburn this summer as loose ends are tied up on ...
Placer supes investing in long-term budget strategy
Thursday Mar 14 2013
Placer County supervisors are now not only sitting down in the coming months to chart out a budget for the 2013-14 fiscal year starting in July. They’ll also be mapp ...
Placer supes OK rural Lincoln-area winery “community center” growth plans
Wednesday Mar 13 2013
Growth plans by a rural Lincoln winery survived a challenge Tuesday in front of the Placer County Board of Supervisors by opponents and are now set to move forward. Debate ...
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