El Dorado County Government Launches Online Public Records Act Request Submission and Retrieval System

by Placerville Newswire / May 19, 2016 / comments

Placerville, CA – In January, the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors approved an agreement with WebQA, Inc. for the implementation of an online California Public Records Act (CPRA) system for tracking requests for public records. The system will launch to the public on May 23, 2016.

"El Dorado County is the first county in California to implement the WebQA public access system for submission and tracking of CPRA requests," said Jim Mitrisin, Clerk of the Board of Supervisors.

Bernie Sanders endorses California Marijuana Initiative

by Placerville Newswire / May 19, 2016 / comments

Insurgent presidential candidate campaigning in San Jose ahead of state’s June 7 primary

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/news/politics-government/capitol-alert/article7847...

[DAVID SIDERS] Bernie Sanders, who said last week that he had not yet studied a California measure to legalize marijuana for recreational use, on Wednesday endorsed the initiative.

El Dorado County Takes Step towards Securing State Assistance to Remove Dead and Dying Trees That Threaten Public Infrastructure

by Placerville Newswire / May 19, 2016 / comments

Placerville, CA – The El Dorado County Supervisors took another step towards securing California Disaster Assistance Act (CDAA) funds for the State and County state of emergencies due to pervasive tree mortality. The Board approved a Tree Mortality Hazard Tree Removal Plan, which was developed with collective input from representatives from numerous local agencies including: CAL Fire, the El Dorado County Fire Safe Council, El Dorado Fire Chiefs Association, PG&E, Caltrans, and several County departments.

AM Alert: California gun control bills arrive on Senate floor

by Placerville Newswire / May 19, 2016 / comments

Once again, gun control is on the agenda in Sacramento. 

EL DORADO COUNTY ARREST and REPORT LOG 2016-05-18

by Placerville Newswire / May 19, 2016 / comments

Placerville Newswire | Arrested in El Dorado County on May 18, 2016. -- Notable Incidents: POSSIBLE BOMB \ HIGHWAY 193 HY, GARDEN VALLEY....|  INFLICT CRPL INJ SP/COHAB...|  WILLFUL CRUELTY TO CHILD...|  THEFT...|  2x OBSTRUCT/ETC PUB OFCR/ETC...|  SUBJECT SWALLOWED SUSPECTED CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE DURING JAIL INTAKE...|  TWO SUBJECTS ARRESTED FOR RECKLESS DRIVING AND CONTEST OF SPEED...|  TWO SUBJECTS PASSED FALSE $100 BILLS...|  A FEMALE WAS ARRESTED FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE...

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