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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Nevada County’s 2018 Homeless Point In Time Count Shows Slight Decline From Previous Year

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The number of individuals experiencing homelessness in Nevada County decreased slightly in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to County results from the annual point-in-time count published today by the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras....

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

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Coordinated Entry Business Card - Dial 211

On January 23rd 2018, Nevada County - in partnership with the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras and Placer County - officially launched their Coordinated Entry system for people experiencing homelessness. This new system will create a centralized l...

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

May 1, 2018 Special Board Meeting Update

On May 1st, 2018 a Special Board of Supervisors meeting was held to review the cannabis cultivation draft ordinance, discuss issues regarding long-term cannabis cultivation, and provide guidance to staff.

On May 1st, 2018 a Special Board of Supervisors meeting was held to review the cannabis cultivation draft ordinance, discuss issues regarding long-term cannabis cultivation, and provide guidance to staff. 

The meeting started at 9 a.m. and include...

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Cannabis Conversation
Posted on: March 19, 2018

Cannabis Ordinance Environmental Review Process

County Counsel plans to bring a draft cannabis ordinance to the Board for review in early May 2018. Afterwards, a environmental impact report will be completed before a cannabis ordinance can be officially implemented.

The Board of Supervisors held a special meeting on Tuesday, March 6th, to hear public comment on the direction the Board provided on February 13th regarding the future of cannabis regulations in unincorporated Nevada County.  The Board also clari...

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Cannabis Taxation

The Board of Supervisors adopted a 2018 Board Objective to "Continue to develop long term County cannabis regulations and explore a cannabis revenue measure for the November Ballot." Find out more cannabis taxation process in Nevada County.

Cannabis as a 2018 Board Objective

Last week the Board of Supervisors adopted their 2018 Board Objectives which included an objective to "Continue to develop long term County cannabis regulations and explore a cannabis revenue measure for the November...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Temporary Medical Commercial Cannabis Permits

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On May 22nd, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved Urgency Ordinance 2450 allowing the issuance of Temporary Medical Commercial Cannabis Permits. The requirements for temporary cannabis permits and the permit application materials are now availa...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Edwards Crossing Bridge Project

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Bridge Project

EdwardsCrossing Bridge carries traffic on North Bloomfield-Graniteville Road over the
South Yuba River. Originally constructed in 1904 and last rehabilitated in 1989,it is one lane and load restricted, affecting emerge...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Food Recalls & CDPH Issued Warnings

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Environmental Health Food Recalls and Safety Alerts

There are none at this time.

The following are resources for any food related recalls and alerts.

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Nevada County’s 2018 Homeless Point In Time Count

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The number of individuals experiencing homelessness in Nevada County decreased slightly in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to County results from the annual point-in-time count published today by the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras....

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

MoneyGram

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The California State Department of Child Support Services, in partnership with MoneyGram, is offering a convenient way for you to make cash child support payments without having to travel to the child support office.  There are convenient locatio...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Nevada County Board of Supervisors June 19, 2018 Special meeting Agenda

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Board of Supervisors meetings take place every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. However, the Board of Supervisors holds special meetings to address specific issues or topics. The Nevada County Board of Supervisors invites you to attend their Special mee...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

June 26, 2018 Outdoor Event Ordinance Fee public hearing notice

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Public hearing to consider and establish an Outdoor Event Ordinance Application Fees and related renewal and appeal fees. The proposed update brought forward by the Community Development Agency will affect user fees related to the cost of providing certai...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Apply for Citizen's Academy!

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Nevada County is now accepting applications for it's 5th year of Citizen's Academy! Citizen's Academy offers a behind the scenes look at County government where participants tour six 6 County facilities, and learn from over twenty department presentations...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

June 26, 2018 Paye TPZ Rezone public hearing notice

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Public hearing to consider the Nevada County Planning Commission’s May 10, 2018, 4-0, one absent recommendation to approve the proposed rezone of two parcels (six assessor parcel numbers, APNs) from Timber Production Zone-40 (TPZ-40) to Resident...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Primary Election Results

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Tuesday, June 5th, was the Statewide Primary Election Day, and around 16,300 Nevada County residents exercised their right to vote! This year, Nevada County elections changed. Nevada County is one of five California counties piloting the Voter's Choice Ac...

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Posted on: June 1, 2018

Temporary Medical Commercial Cannabis Permits

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On May 22nd, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors approved Urgency Ordinance 2450 allowing the issuance of Temporary Medical Commercial Cannabis Permits. The requirements for temporary cannabis permits and the permit application materials are now availa...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

Yuba River Safety

Yuba River Safety NewsFlash

As we head into warmer weather, our local South Yuba River is already starting to see an increase in visitors. In response to heightened public safety issues in the area, Nevada County has been facilitating a multi-agency Yuba River Safety Cohort group to...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Nevada County’s 2018 Homeless Point In Time Count

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The number of individuals experiencing homelessness in Nevada County decreased slightly in 2018 compared to the previous year, according to County results from the annual point-in-time count published today by the Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2017

Explore. Connect. Play.

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California Gold Country, including Nevada City in particular, has been listed among the top 10 travel destinations by Lonely Planet. We are rated #2 of best “river cities” in America by Outside magazine. Read about some popular travel ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Lobo and McCourtney Fire Recovery and Information

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Nevada County had nearly 30 homes completely destroyed and more properties that had damage or lost other structures. We are currently linking fire victims to local, state, federal, and non-profit resources to start the recovery process. Nevada County's Of...

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Posted on: June 16, 2018

Book Publishing Day at Bear River Library

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any
Presenter: Mellisa & Donna
Mellisa
(530) 271-4147
mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Bus Storytime at Madelyn Helling Library

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We’ll make bus-based art for the first half hour before boarding the bus. Register in advance.Please sign yourself and your child (or children) up individually so we can get an accurate count.Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): An...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Junk Drawer: Let's Make Coasters (MH)

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Event Type(s): Library Collaborative Event, Library Programming
Age Group(s): Adult
Presenter: Cindy and Jill
Jill Davidson
(530) 265-7050
jillene.davidson@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Watershed Maps (MH)

Yuba River Watershed

Or where it goes? Join SYRCL in making three-dimensional watershed maps and experimenting with how common pollutants travel through our rivers and streams.Ages 10-13Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): Junior High Grades 6 - 8Presenter: SYRC...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Tech Drop-in (BR)

Tech Drop In at BR - Ongoing

Have a question about your device? Are you trying to download e-books or even just connect to the Library Wi-Fi? Event Type(s): Computer ClassAge Group(s): AnyPresenter: MellisaMellisa Hannum(530) 271-4147mellisa.hannum@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Messy Art Party (BR)

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Whether this means throwing paint with our hands or diving head first this promises to be an exciting and fun opportunity to let out our messy artistic sides.  Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): AnyPresenter: MellisaMellisa Hannum...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Picture Book Art Club (PV)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Any
Presenter: Lisa
Anne Odell
(530) 432-5764
anne.odell@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Water Cycle Investigations (MH)

Water Cycle

Come and get your hands wet as we investigate the mystery of the magical liquid upon which all life depends!Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): Ages 5-10Presenter: SYRCLLisa Nowlain(530) 265-1538lisa.nowlain@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Marble Maze Madness (MH)

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Can you get your marble to go fastest, or slowest? Ages 5 & upEvent Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(s): Ages 5-10, Ages 8-12, Junior High Grades 6 - 8Presenter: LisaLisa Nowlain(530) 265-1538lisa.nowlain@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Watershed Maps (GV)

Yuba River Watershed

Curious about where your water comes from? Or where it goes? Join SYRCL in making three-dimensional watershed maps and experimenting with how common pollutants travel through our rivers and streams.Ages 10-13Event Type(s): Summer Reading ProgramAge Group(...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Travel Talk: Snow Birding 101 (MH)

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Join us for an evening with slides and commentary from a local traveler, Rodney Raub. Rodney will offer tips and insights on camping for free on public lands in California and Arizona as well as low-cost permits for BLM land. Also covered will be some exc...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

Summer Lunches at the Library (GV)

Summer Lunches at GV

 Participants will be provided a fresh, free meal and are encouraged to engage in a fun activity that changes daily. Activities include Hang Out Monday, STEAM Tuesday,  Art Wednesday, Move! Thursday, and Family Friday. 

No regist...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Summer Movie Mondays (MH)

Family Movie June 2018

Free popcorn and a water-themed movie! We'll do crafts at 3 pm; movie starts at 3:30. Rated G or PG.

Homeward Bound: June 11

Flipper: June 18

Finding Nemo: June 25

The Princess and the Frog: July 2

Moana: July 9

The Little Mermaid: July 16

Andre: July 23

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Musical Mondays at Madelyn's (MH)

Musical Monday June 11 2018

In collaboration with InConcert Sierra, we will be hosting local musicians in the Amphitheater for all ages.

Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program

Age Group(s): Any

Presenter: InConcert Sierra

Lisa Nowlain

(530) 265-1538

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Otaku Club (GV)

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Event Type(s): Summer Reading Program
Age Group(s): Teen
Presenter: Rachel
Rachel Schneider
(530) 470-2693
rachel.schneider@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Textile Social Club (MH)

Textile Social Club (MH) - Ongoing

Are you a knitter, stitcher, quilter, felter, or any kind of fabric artist? Bring your project to this fun and social group. Learn something new or share what you know with others. All skill levels welcome. Tea and cookies provided! (Class will be held on...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

PAWS to Read at Penn Valley Library

PAWS to Read in PV - Ongoing

Read for five sessions and receive a free book!

Call the Penn Valley Library to sign up! Space is limited!

Age Group(s): Ages 5-10

Joe Warrillow

(530) 432-5764

Joseph.Warrillow@co.nevada.ca.us

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Posted on: March 12, 2018

Paws to Read

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Practice your reading with a trained therapy dog! We will have books available, or you're welcome to bring your own. Emerging readers welcome as well!

No registration necessary; just drop in and sign up for a session.

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Storytime at the Library (MH/GV/TR/BR)

Storytime - Ongoing

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  • Preschool Storytime (ages 3-5): Tuesdays from 10:30 -11:00 AM  
  • Preschool Spanish Storytime (ages 3-5): 1st Tuesday of the month from 10:30-11:00 AM   
  • Sensory Storytime (todd...
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Posted on: November 13, 2017

E-Book & Audiobook Download Help (GV)

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Need Help Downloading Your E-book or Audiobook?Sign up for assistance with Overdrive & Enki at the Grass Valley LibraryRegistration is necessary for each 20 minute appointment. Appointments will be seen on first come first serve basis during the date/...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Adult Coloring (TR)

ColoringForAdults - Ongoing

Join us for coloring, crayons, pencils and more! All materials provided. 

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Saturday Lego Club (TR)

LEGO

Drop by the library for Lego Club!

-Build things

-Take part in Lego Challenges

-Meet new friends

No registration needed.

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Game On All Day! (BR)

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Drop in and play with iPads & board games:Connect Four, Perfection, Mousetrap, Operation & much more! 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Every Saturday at the Bear River Library.  Join the fun.  No registration required.  Drop-In.

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Life Size Games (BR)

Life Size Games

Start your Saturday with some fun! We'll play a life-sized game in the library stacks like Mini Golf, Sorry!, Giant Connect Four, and more! Then stick around for more tabletop play with Game On.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s):&...

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Posted on: December 26, 2017

Sing-along for all ages (MH)

Singing Girl

Sing favorite songs and learn new ones! Singing with your children is an important part of literacy building, and a fun activity for all ages. Drop-in program.

Event Type(s): Library Programming

Age Group(s): K - 6th Grades

(530) 265-1538

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

STEAM Saturdays (MH)

STEAM Saturdays - Ongoing

Located in the children's room at the Madelyn Helling Library.  Ages 3 and up.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Press Releases

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Find out the current news at the Nevada County Sheriff's Office, view all current press releases.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Sheriff's Jail Media Report

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The jail media report displays a list of bookings for the last 30 days.

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