placer county

Lowered Placer County budget moves a step closer to passage

Pared down from the growth years, Placer County’s 2010-11 budget is moving closer to adoption. With property tax revenues continuing to drop, the county’s $757.7 million spend ...

Placer County’s $100,000 club: 21 retirees receiving six-figure pensions

A total of 21 retired Placer County employees are receiving more than $100,000 a year in CalPERS pensions. The list – from California Pension Reform’s online “CalPERS 100K C ...

Placer’s mPower green-loan program switches on non-residential focus

Placer County’s mPower green-loan program is officially on hold for homeowners but being kept afloat for non-residential customers. A cost-wary Board of Supervisors approved a r ...