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Take a behind-the-scenes look at our sorting facilities in the latest installment of our “Explained” video series

Placer continues to address the lack of workforce housing in North Lake Tahoe

Placer appoints Todd Leopold as new county executive officer

homeless helpline

Placer launches helpline for homeless housing resources

Dollars

Program offers free tax assistance to eligible residents

Welcome to Placer County

Placer County is special with its breathtaking scenery, rich history and year-round recreation. This website will help you locate county services and amenities and you’ll see why more than 370,000 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, Recreation, and Parks

    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.

  • Placer County Connect

    The easiest and most convenient way to connect with Placer County Services and Information.

County News

Current headlines for Placer County

Placer to cease negotiations with Liberty Utilities for biomass energy facility deal

Placer launches helpline for homeless housing resources

Placer County now offering a faster plan review program for commercial permitting

Program offers free tax assistance to eligible residents






Why Work For Placer?

Bruce Halls at the beach of North Lake Tahoe

Bruce Hall says driving a bus around Lake Tahoe is the best job he’s ever had. Find out why in our new video series, “Why Placer,” featuring stories from real employees about why they love their Placer jobs and their Placer lives.

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