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ROAD WORK ON HAPPY VALLEY ROAD TO BEGIN SEPTEMBER 24TH

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 17, 2018 / comments

[Carla Hass]

Please note the new date of closure is now Wednesday, Sept. 26th, not Monday, Sept. 24th.

(PLACERVILLE, CA)— El Dorado County Department of Transportation today announced the full closure of Happy Valley Road beginning Monday, September 24, 2018 through October 29, 2018, weather permitting.

Changeable message signs have been placed in the vicinity to provide notice of the length of closure.  Changeable message signs are located at the following locations:

Sheriff's Arrest and Activity Log for 9-09-18

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 10, 2018 / comments

[PRpond]

The following people are on the arrest log of September 9, 2018, as reported by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department:

First Name    Last Name        Sex    
Date Booked    Status        Age
First Charges    Description of First Charges      Bail Amount

Road Work Coming to Four Areas

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 08, 2018 / comments

[Carla Hass]

ROAD WORK ON ROCK BARN ROAD IN SHINGLE SPRINGS TO BEGIN SEPT. 8TH

El Dorado County’s Department of Transportation today announced it will begin surface treatment work on Rock Barn Road in the Shingle Springs area. It is scheduled to begin Saturday, September 8, 2018 and will continue through September 13, 2018. The construction will require occasional lane closures with traffic controls for which motorists should expect delays.

DSA OF EL DORADO COUNTY REMEMBERING 9-11

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 08, 2018 / comments

[PR Pond]

September 11th, 2001 rocked America to the core. We will always remember the bravery, strength, and courage the first responders portrayed on that day. On September 11th, please take a moment to honor the 343 heroes who lost their lives. Check out the 9/11 Memorial & Museum website to find a memorial near you. 

Fire danger prompts target shooting restrictions on the Eldorado National Forest

by Placerville Newswire / Sep 08, 2018 / comments
[Jennifer Chapman]

Due to extremely dry vegetation and very high fire danger, Eldorado National Forest Supervisor Laurence Crabtree announced that additional fire restrictions will go into effect that will prohibit recreational target shooting beginning Sunday, September 9, 2018. These restrictions will be in effect through October 9, 2018, but could be extended if necessary.

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