Board of Supervisors

Granite Bay will not lose fire station

The South Placer Fire District Board of Supervisors elected to not close one of five remaining fire houses in Granite Bay at its April meeting. Tony Corado, fire chief for the So ...

Bruising economy dents campaign war chests

And they’re off, moving toward the June 5 primary election, with three Placer County Board of Supervisors seats at stake. But will the current economic downturn have an impact o ...

Uhler wants to ensure long-term viability of county

Editor’s note: The Press Tribune is profiling candidates for the Placer County Board of Supervisors District 4 seat in the June 5 election. To read a profile on candidate P ...

Supes vote to use eminent domain to complete Auburn Folsom widening project

The Placer County Board of Supervisor’s adopted a resolution Tuesday to begin eminent domain proceedings against property owners who are delaying the last phase of widening of Au ...

Tobin, Uhler vie for District 4 Placer Board of Supervisors seat

The District 4 seat on the Placer County Board of Supervisors is up for grabs and so far, two candidates are vying for the position. The candidate filing period began Monday for ...

Placer County’s budget in better shape than most

Developing Placer County’s budget for the 2009-10 fiscal year has been both frustrating and rewarding. It has been frustrating because the nation’s economic downturn and state ...

Sheriff’s association votes ‘no’ on county contract

The Placer Deputy Sheriff’s Association “nearly unanimously” voted down a proposed contract from the county. On Tuesday, county CEO Tom Miller said he plans to recommend th ...

COSTCO: UHLER & WEYGANDT: THE COUNTY'S MILKMEN

Costco on J. R. Conkey property at corner of Luther Road and Highway 49? Now how did that happen? Read on and you decide. J R Conkey & Assoc has partnered with Solar Power Inc. ...

COSTCO: UHLER & WEYGANDT: THE COUNTY'S MILKMEN

Costco on J. R. Conkey property at corner of Luther Road and Highway 49? Now how did that happen? Read on and you decide. J R Conkey & Assoc has partnered with Solar Power Inc. ...

Despite economy, county gives execs raises

The recent decision to give county managers salary increases has raised questions among some employees about the actual budget situation. At the Tuesday Placer County Board of Su ...