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Dog adoptions 50 percent off on National Dog Day Aug. 26

Placer County Government Center aerial photo

First concepts for Placer County Government Center’s Master Plan Update the focus of Aug. 24 community meeting

Squaw Valley

Planning Commission recommends approval for the Village at Squaw Valley project

Placer to explore options for expanding Hidden Falls Regional Park, adding parking

North Auburn welcome sign

Placer County debuts new community welcome signs

Welcome to the official Placer County website

Placer County is special with its breath-taking scenery, rich history, and year-round recreation. This website will help you locate various county services and amenities and you’ll see why more than 360,000 people call Placer County “home.”

Services and Information

  • ADA and Accessibility

    ADA and accessibility information

  • Investor Information

    The only information posted on the County’s web site that should be relied upon in making an investment decision.

  • Jobs, Benefits, and Business

    Includes veterans' benefits, starting and running a business, unemployment, County job openings, and selling to the County.

  • Law and Justice

    Includes the courts, grand jury, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, code compliance, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health, in-home nurse, substance abuse, and child support.

  • Animal Services

    Includes adopting a pet, animal control, and local vets and shelters.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the buildings, county, codes, departments, projects, representation, and voting.

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism.

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, fines, and financial reports.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes passports, bus schedules, road maintenance, transportation and storm drain projects.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, emergency response, and flood plain management.

  • Environment and Agriculture

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing.

County News

Current headlines for Placer County

County renews $10M emergency services contract for Placer County Fire

Dog adoptions 50 percent off on National Dog Day Aug. 26

August is Child Support Awareness Month in Placer County

Placer County programs win five National Association of Counties awards

Upcoming Meetings

25
Aug
MOVED from Aug. 18th - Newcastle-Ophir MAC

MOVED from Aug. 18th - Ophir Elementary School, 1373 Lozanos Road, Newcastle, CA

01
Sep
CANCELED - Squaw Valley MAC

CANCELED - Squaw Valley Public Service District at Community Meeting Room, 305 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA

05
Sep
County Offices CLOSED

County Holiday - Labor Day

In the Spotlight

Water Conservation

There are lots of simple ways to reduce the amount of water that we use at home, both inside and outside.

Explore the fun and interactive water saving tips section at the Save Our Water website to find even ways to save water during this historic drought.

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Supervisors and District Map