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  1. Volunteers Help Load Firewood 1.2.2022

    Firewood Available for Residents without Power

    Nevada County has firewood pick-up locations across Nevada City and Grass Valley to make firewood available to residents without power. Learn More
  2. Sierra Roots WEATHER SHELTER_NewsFlash

    County Opens Two Overflow Emergency Shelters Tonight, December 27th

    The County is opening two shelters in Nevada City at the Madelyn Helling Library Community Room and the lower level of the Nevada City Veterans Hall. The shelters open at 4:30 p.m. and will close at 7:30 a.m. Learn More
  3. Sierra Roots WEATHER SHELTER_NewsFlash

    County & Sierra Roots Open Overflow Emergency Shelters Tonight and Friday Night, December 16th-17th

    The National Weather Service predicts significantly COLD weather starting tonight night through Saturday morning. Learn More
  4. Housing Video Premiere at Lone Oak_NewsFlash

    Nevada County Creates More Affordable Housing in 2021 with More to Come

    District 4 Supervisor Sue Hoek shared some holiday cheer and a special update on affordable housing with residents of Lone Oak Senior Apartments in Penn Valley. The update consisted of the premiere of a film featuring Lone Oak resident Nadean Cain. Learn More
  5. Sierra Roots WEATHER SHELTER_NewsFlash

    Nevada County & Sierra Roots Open Overflow Emergency Shelter Tonight, December 15th

    The National Weather Service predicts significantly COLD and WET weather tonight with a winter storm warning issued for 2,000 feet and above and snow on the ground. Learn More
  6. Sierra Roots WEATHER SHELTER_NewsFlash

    Nevada County & Sierra Roots Open Overflow Emergency Shelter Tonight, December 14th

    Sierra Roots and the County of Nevada are activating the Extreme Weather Shelter Protocol for Tuesday, December 14th, with COVID-19 safety measures in place. Learn More
  7. Dr. Sherilynn Cooke Headshot

    Nevada County Welcomes Dr. Sherilynn Cooke as Public Health Officer

    Supervisors unanimously approved 18-month contract for Nevada County Health Officer. Learn More
  8. Sierra Roots WEATHER SHELTER_NewsFlash

    County & Sierra Roots Open Overflow Emergency Shelters Thursday Evening-Saturday Morning

    The National Weather Service predicts significantly cold and wet weather starting Thursday night through Saturday morning. Sierra Roots and the County are activating the Extreme Weather Shelter Protocol for two nights with COVID-19 safety measures. Learn More
  9. Seal of the Public Health Accreditation Board

    Nevada County Public Health Awarded National Accreditation

    Accreditation through PHAB Demonstrates Nevada County Public Health Department’s Commitment to Excellence in Serving the Community Read on...
  10. Built for Zero logo

    Nevada County aims to end veteran homelessness by Veteran's Day 2021

    Built for Zero, a national initiative, has welcomed Nevada County into the cohort of communities in the “last mile” of ending homelessness for a specific population. Read on...
  11. COVID-19 NewsFlash (4)

    Nevada County Public Health Recommends Masking Indoors

    Due to the recent dramatic increase in cases of COVID-19 in our community and following recently released Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidelines, the Nevada County Public Health Officer strongly recommends masking indoors. Read on...
  12. SNRDCSS Backpack School Supply Drive_NewsFlash

    Backpack and School Supply Drive for Child Support Awareness Month

    In partnership with Partners Family Resource Centers, the Sierra Nevada Regional Department of Child Support Services is collecting and distributing new backpacks and school supplies to local families in need Read on...
  13. OES - Cooling Center NewsFlash (1)

    Nevada County Cooling Centers Available Saturday & Sunday at the Grass Valley & Penn Valley Library

    National Weather Service Sacramento has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for portions of Nevada County Friday at noon through Monday evening. Cooling Centers will open at the Grass Valley & Penn Valley libraries from 11am - 7pm on Saturday & Sunday. Read on...
  14. Sierra Roots WEATHER SHELTER_NewsFlash

    County Opens Two Overflow Emergency Shelters Tonight and Tomorrow, December 28th and 29th

    Considering the weather prediction and widespread power outages, Nevada County and Sierra Roots are activating the Extreme Weather Shelter Protocol for tonight and tomorrow, Tuesday and Wednesday nights, with COVID-19 safety measures in place. Learn More
  15. Sierra Roots WEATHER SHELTER_NewsFlash

    Two County Overflow Emergency Shelters Remain Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday Nights

    Considering the weather prediction and widespread power outages, Nevada County and Sierra Roots are activating the Extreme Weather Shelter Protocol through Saturday for the nights of December 30th, December 31st and January 1st. Learn More
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  17. Volunteers Help Load Firewood 1.2.2022

    Firewood Available for Residents without Power

    Nevada County has firewood pick-up locations across Nevada City and Grass Valley to make firewood available to residents without power. Learn More
  18. YubaNet Webinar Winter Storm Update (350 x 350 px)

    Webinar: Winter Storm Update for Nevada County

    Panelists from the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office, County Emergency Operations Center, CAL FIRE, and PG&E will share the latest updates on the storm’s impact, emergency response efforts to date and available resources and services. Learn More