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Placer County Board of Supervisors
Fair association, county closer on agreement
Tuesday May 31 2011
The Placer County Fair Association will continue to study noise throughout the racing season at All American Speedway in Roseville as it grows closer to signing a new operating agr ...
Duran, Weygandt take oath of office
Wednesday Jan 05 2011
Jack Duran and Robert M. Weygandt formally took the oath of office during the final days of 2010 to start four-year terms on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Duran, a Rosev ...
Supervisors approve pay raises
Tuesday Feb 09 2010
With Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery opposed, the Placer County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to give Chairman Kirk Uhler’s wife a 5 percent raise after six months on the job ...
Placer makes inroads in better transportation
Friday Oct 16 2009
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 ...
Placer County supervisors OK $784 million budget
Tuesday Sep 22 2009
A bruising year for the Placer County bottom line is being reflected in a new $784 million spending package that’s 9.4 percent smaller than last year’s. The Board of Superviso ...
Top officers ask supervisors to go easy on budget cuts to law enforcement, DA's office
Tuesday Aug 18 2009
Law enforcement’s top officers in Placer County made their plea Tuesday to county supervisors to keep budget cuts in the Sheriff’s Department and District Attorney’s office t ...
Budget paints bleaker picture for supervisors
Monday Aug 03 2009
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
Monday Aug 03 2009
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
Friday Jul 31 2009
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
Monday Jul 27 2009
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
Tuesday Jul 07 2009
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 ...
Got government fatigue? Forget it for the Fourth
Tuesday Jun 30 2009
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liber ...
County execs enjoy $1,600 meal on taxpayers’ dime
Tuesday Jun 30 2009
A group of county supervisors and executives enjoyed a $1,668 meal – including a $300 tip – courtesy of Placer County taxpayers. In light of the budget crisis, some have ques ...
County budget outlook dismal
Tuesday May 26 2009
Placer County supervisors received more dismal budget news Tuesday. Not only did the board approve an interim spending plan that estimates an 11.1 percent drop in spending in the ...
County’s youth may get their say
Sunday May 10 2009
By Gus Thomson Journal Staff Writer Supervisor Jim Holmes is seeking a voice for youth in Placer County government. Holmes will be asking the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday to ...
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