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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Board of Supervisors Workshop Agenda, January 23rd and 24th

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The Board of Supervisors meet every January for a Board Workshop. This year the Workshop will be on January 23rd and 24th, starting at 8:30 a.m. and expected to go all day until 5:00 p.m. The meeting will be at the Foothills Event Center, 400 Idaho Maryla...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Extreme Weather Shelter for Homeless Families and Individuals

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The National Weather Service is predicting heavy RAINS and winds in the foothills tonight, January 16th, and tomorrow, January 17th

In an effort to collaborate over one of our most vulnerable populations, the City of Nevada City, Sierra Roots an...

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Sandbags for Winter Storms

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Winter weather is here and the Nevada County Office of Emergency Services (OES) would like to remind residents that free sand and sandbags are available at four locations.

Sandbag Locations

  • Next to the Nevada County Warehouse on the corner of Highway 49 and...
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Posted on: January 18, 2019

Nevada County Board of Supervisors January 22nd Addendum Agenda

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Board of Supervisors meetings take place every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. At the beginning of each meeting, the public can address the Board on items not appearing on the agenda, but are of public interest and are within the jurisdiction of the Bo...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Penn Valley Area Plan Second Community Workshop, January 23rd

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Live or work in the Penn Valley Area? Mark your calendar for the second Community Workshop for the Penn Valley Area Plan on Wednesday, January 23rd, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Ready Springs Elementary School in Penn Valley. We are continuing our e...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

County Board Unanimously Approves MOU with Hospitality House for NPLH Funding Application

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Hospitality House, Nevada County, the Regional Housing Authority, and the City of Grass Valley are working together to expand affordable housing in Western Nevada County by bringing the development of permanent supportive affordable housing and a day serv...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Nevada County Board of Supervisors January 22nd meeting Agenda

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Board of Supervisors meetings take place every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. At the beginning of each meeting, the public can address the Board on items not appearing on the agenda, but are of public interest and are within the jurisdiction of the Bo...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

CPUC Greenlights Bright Fiber Broadband Project

Broadband NewsFlash

Today, the California Public Utilities Commission (Commission) voted to approve the purchase of Bright Fiber Network, Inc. (Bright Fiber) by Race Telecommunications, Inc. (Race), giving the green light to a $26.8 million dollar fiber-to-the-home build, se...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

1-22-2019 Public Hearing to consider 2013 CDBG Accomplishments

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On January 22, 2019 the Nevada County Board of Supervisors hold a public hearing to review and approve the accomplishments that were produced from the County of Nevada’s 13-CDBG-8931 CDBG Agreement with the State of California and to solicit cit...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Nevada County’s 2019 Homeless PIT Count Set for January 24th

PIT Count 2019 NewsFlash

The Homeless Resource Council of the Sierras, a collaborative group of agencies and nonprofit organizations from Placer and Nevada counties, has announced that Nevada and Placer County's annual point-in-time count of homeless individuals and families will...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Cannabis Regulations Update

CannabisConversation NewsFlash

Are you looking for property in Nevada County to purchase in mind of cultivating cannabis, are already a cannabis farmer, are a neighbor to a cannabis cultivation site, or just wondering about the status of cannabis regulations in Nevada County? Ensure yo...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

1-22-2019 Public Hearing to consider submittal of an application for CDBG Funding

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On January 22, 2019 the Nevada County Board of Supervisors hold a public hearing 

to submit an application under the 2018 State Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA), and solicit public input.

The County of ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Recycle your Christmas Tree for Free

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Recycle your Christmas tree for free at several locations in Western Nevada County! 

Trees can be disposed of in two easy ways: 

Residents that subscribe to Waste Management's green waste collection service can cut trees into three foot se...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Sheriff and Public Defender Offices Partner on Clothing Drive

Clothing Drive NewsFlash

Cold, wet weather has arrived here in Nevada County. People leaving the custody of the jail frequently face the prospect of release without appropriate clothing to deal with the elements. This year, the Sheriff's Office and the Public Defender's Office ar...

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Posted on: November 28, 2018

Wildfire Prevention & Preparedness Town Hall a Success

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On December 5, 2018, Nevada County hosted a Wildfire Prevention and Preparedness Town Hall moderated by YubaNet and aired live on NCTV - Nevada County Television and KVMR 89.5FM & 105.1FM. Representatives from CAL FIRE, Nevada County Sheriff's Office,...

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