Unemployment rate in El Dorado County falls to 3.2 percent

[MOLLY SULLIVAN, Sacramento Bee]

The unemployment rate in the Sacramento metropolitan region fell to 3.3 percent in May, the lowest it’s been since 1990, according to state data.

Between April and May, 3,300 jobs were added in the region, bringing the total to 993,800 jobs, the Employment Development Department said in a press release.

Placer County had the lowest unemployment at 2.8 percent in the four-county region, followed by El Dorado County with 3.2 percent ...