Cities and Counties: On the Front Lines of Homelessness

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 19, 2018 / comments

[Matt Cate and Carolyn Coleman]

June 2018 El Dorado County Elections Filing Extensions

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 12, 2018 / comments

[Kim Smith]

The following local offices have filing extensions until March 14th at 5pm:

El Dorado County Recorder/Clerk
El Dorado County Surveyor
El Dorado County Treasurer/Tax Collector

Persuant to California Elections Code 9024, any eligible person, other than the incumbent shall have until 5 p.m. on March 14 to file a Declaration of Candidacy and candidate statement.

Outdoor Cannabis Cultivation Presentation Given to County's Ad Hoc Advisory Committee

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 12, 2018 / comments

[El Dorado County Growers Alliance]

This is the EDCGA recommendation for an El Dorado County pilot permit program. 

It includes a good summary of the State of California requirements for outdoor commercial cultivation.

Click here for the Presentation 


Trump breaks with GOP - sparking new Gun tensions

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 06, 2018 / comments


President Trump is publicly breaking with congressional Republicans on trade and guns, causing tensions within the party at a time when lawmakers hope to be united ahead of the midterm elections. 

Republican strategists and nonpartisan political experts say Trump appears to be looking beyond this fall’s elections, when GOP control of Congress is at stake, to his own bid for a second term in 2020.

Modified Motorcycle Association Endorses Dan Dellinger for Recorder-Clerk In El Dorado County

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 06, 2018 / comments

[Rodney Grenier, President/CEO, MMA of Of California]

The members of Modified Motorcycle Association of California (MMA of California) firmly declare their support for Dan Dellinger for El Dorado County Recorder-Clerk. His principled and good judgement approach to preserving voting Rights for citizens is the major component in our endorsement.