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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Nevada County Board of Supervisors March 26th 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: March 19, 2019

Early Results from New Recuperative Care Dormitory Predict Long-Term Success

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In partnership with Nevada County and Dignity Health Sierra Memorial Hospital, Hospitality House opened a new recuperative care dormitory in October 2018. In just a few months’ time, success from the new dormitory is already evident.

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Posted on: March 15, 2019

Wildfire Speaker Series: Fire Resistant Homes & Defensible Space

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Wildfire Speaker Series: Fire Resistant Homes & Defensible Space

On Monday, March 25th at 6:00 p.m. in the Board Chambers of the Eric Rood Administrative Center, Nevada County Office of Emergency Services presents Fire Resistant Homes & Defensible ...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

3-26-2019 Public hearing to adopt an Ordinance regarding Accessory Dwelling Units

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at 10:45 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, in the Supervisors’ Chambers, First Floor, Eric Rood Administrative Center, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada ...

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Posted on: March 9, 2019

Funding Likely for Nevada County’s Ponderosa West Grass Valley Defense Zone Project

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In December 2018, Nevada County submitted six separate grant applications to CAL FIRE's Fire Prevention Program. One of these six proposed projects, the Ponderosa West Grass Valley Defense Zone Project, was included in CAL FIRE's recent report to Governor...

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

4-9-2019 Public hearing to consider annexing Retherford Rd into Darkhorse Permanent Road Division

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, in the Board of Supervisors Chambers, First Floor, Eric Rood Administrative Center, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada City...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Sheriff Captain Jeff Pettitt Announced as Lead of Nevada County Emergency Services

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Nevada County Sheriff Captain Jeff Pettitt will be overseeing Nevada County's Office of Emergency Services (OES) starting March 24th, due to the upcoming retirement of Nevada County's current OES Manager, John Gulserian.

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Posted on: March 14, 2019

3-26-2019 Public hearing to consider the rezone of APN 065-280-001.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at 10:45 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, in the Supervisors’ Chambers, First Floor, Eric Rood Administrative Center, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Young at Art Exhibit

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Nevada County is partnering with the Nevada County Superintendent of Schools and the Nevada County Arts Council to celebrate March as Young at Art Month. Young at Art Month is an annual celebration of the visual arts by promoting art shows, special exhibi...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Cannabis Permit Pre-Application Process Going Live

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Are you planning on completing commercial cannabis cultivation activity in Nevada County? A pre-application process for commercial cannabis Administrative Development Permits (ADP’s) and Commercial Cannabis Permits (CCP’s) is in place. These applications ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

3-26-2019 Public hearing to consider financing for the Courtyards at Penn Valley Apartments

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING REGARDING ISSUANCE OF MULTIFAMILY HOUSING REVENUE BONDS FOR COURTYARDS AT PENN VALLEY APARTMENTS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, at 10:30 a.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at the Board...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

HOME Team Project to Address Chronic Homelessness Approved by State Commission

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The Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission (MHSOAC) has approved Nevada County Behavioral Health’s Innovation proposal for the Homeless Outreach and Medical Engagement (HOME) Team. The HOME Team Innovation proposal aims to address ...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Nevada County Completes First Hazardous Vegetation Abatement Case

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Nevada County just completed its first nuisance abatement under the Hazardous Vegetation Ordinance.  The subject property posed serious fire, health and safety risks to neighboring parcels.  Upon inspection, approximately 28 dead or deca...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

2019 Homeless PIT Count Indicates Improved Count of Homeless Population over Previous Year

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The number of individuals identified as being homeless in Nevada County increased from previous years, according to survey results from the annual point-in-time count.

 404 individuals experiencing homelessness were counted across the county, from...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Sheriff and Public Defender Offices Partner on Clothing Drive

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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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