Placer County Board of Supervisors

Public to comment on Enclave project

The Placer County Board of Supervisors will hear public comments regarding a contentious senior housing development in Granite Bay during its Nov. 23 meeting. Placer County spokes ...

Duran, Rockholm confident as election draws closer

Within a few weeks Roseville residents will be casting votes in the District 1 supervisor race between incumbent F.C. “Rocky” Rockholm and challenger Jack Duran. How do the ...

Another View: Placer County’s problems solvable if we work together

Regardless of what district a county supervisor represents, the budget will be the focus in 2010 as we weather the fiscal storm that threatens to cripple county services. There ar ...

Placer makes inroads in better transportation

This year has presented its fair share of challenges to Placer County, but amidst the many fiscal obstacles local governments are confronted with, there are some areas where we wer ...

Ashamed with supes decision on deputies

After attending the Placer County Board of Supervisors meeting recently I learned a lot about Placer County. I sat and watched our supervisors spend at least $600,000 in what ap- ...

Budget paints bleaker picture for supervisors

Placer County supervisors will consider a bleaker budget picture today, now that the state Legislature and Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger have patched together a plan to address Ca ...

Sheriff’s Association, county reach tentative agreement

Deputy Sheriff’s Association leaders walked away with a tentative two-year contract agreement with Placer County. Andrew Scott, association vice president, confirmed Monday afte ...

Sheriff’s Association sends contract to county

County officials are expected to review over the weekend a contract submitted by the Placer Deputy Sheriff’s Association Friday. The submission comes a few days before supervis ...

County may impose contract on Sheriff’s association

Placer supervisors could impose a temporary end to long-standing negotiations between the county and the Deputy Sheriff’s Association. The contract between the county and assoc ...

Placer County Animal Shelter fees will take a bigger bite out of wallets

Bailing Fido out of the Placer County animal shelter will cost their human companions 23 percent more starting next month. The increase in the penalty for picking up a spayed or n ...