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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Prepare for a Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS)

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Find local updates at www.ReadyNevadaCounty.org/PSPS

While it is understood that PG&E’s Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) measures are intended to protect communities from the threat of equipment-related wildfires, Nevada County recognizes t...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Supervisors Tour Ponderosa West Project

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Nevada County Supervisors and staff toured of the Ponderosa West Grass Valley Defense Zone Project on Tuesday, November 5th, in the afternoon session of their Special Board Meeting. Supervisors and staff received updates on work progress on both County an...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

County Celebrates New Army PaYS Program Partnership

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Just a few days before Veterans Day, Nevada County and the Northern California Recruiting Battalion of the Army will be formalizing a partnership to support the recruitment of qualified veterans into County positions.

The Partnership for Youth Success (PaY...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

County and City Elected Officials Speak Towards Recent PSPS Events

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County Supervisors Heidi Hall and Dan Miller, Grass Valley Mayor Lisa Swarthout and Nevada City Mayor Reinette Senum spoke on Wednesday, November 6th, on local impacts of recent PG&E PSPS events and local government's response, as well as enc...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

County Staff Present at International ICMA Conference on Citizen Engagement Initiatives

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Staff from Nevada County's Executive Office (CEO) attended the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) conference earlier this month to present on Nevada County initiatives and programs.

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

12-17-2019 Truth Act Forum public hearing notice

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NOTICE OF TRUTH ACT COMMUNITY FORUM

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, December 17, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, in the Supervisors’ Chambers, First Floor, Eric Rood Administrative Center, 950 Maidu A...

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Posted on: October 12, 2019

Food Facility Safety After a Power Outage

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An update from Nevada County Environmental Health for all food facilities:

  • You are approved to go ahead and open if you were on a generator.
  • You do not need to throw out any of the animal proteins as long as your refrigerator unit was 41° or below the entir...
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Posted on: October 12, 2019

Food Safety Related to Power Outages

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With potential electricity shortages facing Nevada County, the County Department of Environmental Health offers the following food safety tips to prevent food-borne illness in the event of power outages:

  • Keep refrigerator and freezer doors closed. Keep pot...
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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Lone Oak Senior Apartments in Penn Valley Receives $7M in Federal Low-Income Housing Tax Credits

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The California Tax Credit Allocation Committee (CTCAC) announced Wednesday that over 7 million in federal low-income housing tax credits will be awarded to the Lone Oak Senior Apartments in Penn Valley. This comes after the Nevada County Board of Supervis...

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