Gov 2.0

County Adds Analysis of Last 12 Budgets to Website

by Placerville Newswire / Nov 14, 2019 / comments

[Carla B. Hass]

(PLACERVILLE, CA) – El Dorado County updated its website today to include a 12-year analysis of the County's budget from fiscal year 2008-09 to 2019-20 in an effort to become more transparent to residents about a complex issue.

Citing family reasons, Tahoe Fire Chief appointee Withdraws

by Placerville Newswire / Oct 31, 2019 / comments

<City of South Lake Tahoe>

South Lake Tahoe, CA- Ken Harrison has decided not to be the City of South Lake Tahoe’s next Fire Chief. Harrison said personal reasons were behind his decision.

Interim Fire Chief Bruce Martin will continue in his role until the position is filled.

Report: Nearly Half of the Nation’s Homeless Live in California - Here’s What the White House says it’s Prepared to Do

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 25, 2019 / comments

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A new White House report has found that 47% of the nation’s homeless live in the state of California, with four of the five worst cities in the Golden State. According to the White House Council of Economic Advisers, the crisis is most pronounced in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Santa Rosa, San Jose, and Seattle. 

South Lake Tahoe applauds passage of Senate Bill 5

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 11, 2019 / comments

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South Lake Tahoe, CA- Today, South Lake Tahoe thanked members of the Legislature for passing Senate Bill 5 (Beall, McGuire, Portantino), a bill that establishes a state partnership with cities and counties to provide ongoing, sustainable funding to subsidize affordable housing in South Lake Tahoe and communities throughout the state. South Lake Tahoe urged Governor Newsom to sign this important legislation that will go a long way in helping cities address their affordable housing and homeless crises.

City of South Lake Tahoe unveils new logo

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 05, 2019 / comments

<PR Pond> South Lake Tahoe, CA-

The City of South Lake Tahoe unveiled its new logo today. The logo is intended to complement the City Seal not replace it.

“The logo reflects all the wonderful things about the City of South Lake Tahoe,” said Chris Fiore, Communications Manager, “The mountains, the colors of the lake, this logo captures the essence of the city.”