mike lee

Placer Water GM David Breninger to retire after 23 years

A 23-year Placer County Water Agency career as general manager is coming to an end for David Breninger with a shower of accolades. Breninger announced his retirement Thursday to t ...

New snow moving Sierra beyond shadow of a drought?

AUBURN CA - Placer County Water Agency Director Mike Lee says that the lack of rain or snow usually means board members can raise a chuckle or two when they speak before a group an ...

Placer supes poised to vote water agency director out of a seat

Mike Lee moved closer Tuesday to being voted out of office and all it will take is three votes. Constituents in the Placer County Water Agency district he has served for the past ...

Water agency directors at mercy of Placer supes in district remap

While Placer County supervisors will have final say on carving out new district boundaries as part of the redistricting process, elected officials from the Placer County Water Agen ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 27, 1961 Issue) The population for Placer County on January 1, 1961 was 58,400, according to an estimate released by the California Taxpayers Association. An inc ...

Looking Back

50 YEARS AGO (Jan. 22, 1960 Issue) The Loomis Dance Club was planning an evening of dancing fun at the Loomis Memorial Hall. The committee for the evening was composed of the Messr ...

New rebates offered by Placer County Water Agency

The Placer County Water Agency has begun three new water efficiency rebate programs. They include rebates for lawn replacement with non-water consuming materials or water efficient ...