Latest Barton Health Response To Coronavirus Covid-19

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments

[Barton Health]

(South Lake Tahoe, CA) - Working closely with state and county health agencies in a regional response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Barton Health is preparing for an anticipated patient surge by more than doubling its hospital bed capacity as well as expanding its facilities to accommodate patients who may be infected by the virus.

Local Group’s Legal Challenge to Main Ditch Water Quality and Conservation Project Denied

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments

[Jesse Saich]

Placerville, Calif. — Last year, a Pollock Pines-based group filed a lawsuit seeking to prevent El Dorado Irrigation District (EID) from piping a section of its vital raw water conveyance system under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).

On March 27, the lawsuit was denied by the El Dorado County Superior Court.

“The District is pleased that this CEQA challenge was denied,” said EID General Manager Jim Abercrombie. “This piping project will provide a benefit to all our customers and we look forward to completing it.”

El Dorado Irrigation District Recreation Areas Closed to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments


Protecting the Public and Our Employees is a Priority

Please note that all of EID/Sly Park Recreation Area's day-use and camping areas are closing to the public until we receive further notice from the state, county and/or Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Post Date:  4/2/20 11:30am

EID's/Sly Park Recreation Area will continue to remain closed to the public through April 30.

California State Parks Closes Vehicular Access at all State Parks

CANCELLED - Parks and Rec Commission April 16 2020 Meeting

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments

[El Dorado County]


Meeting Name:    
Parks and Recreation Commission    Agenda

Meeting date/time:    
4/16/2020 3:00 PM
Meeting location:
Board of Supervisors Meeting Room 330 Fair Lane Placerville, CA 95667

In order to comply with the Governor’s shelter in place order and the direction of the County Public Health Officer, the Parks and Recreation Commission meeting of April 16, 2020 has been CANCELLED.

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 4-7-20

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 08, 2020 / comments

Arrests are made based upon probable cause

JN2001296    KATHLEEN    SIOBHAN    DEGAN    F
PV    20200407    INCUSTODY    37    K
1203.2(A)    M    VIOL OF PROBATION

JN2001294    MARIO    NMN    DOWLING    M
PV    20200407    INCUSTODY    30    E
29800(A)(1)    F    FELON/ETC POSS/ETC F/ARM    $25,000.00