Placer County Board of Supervisors

Loomis Town Council: keep our library alive

The Loomis (Town) Council has an opportunity to make a major contribution to the cultural and educational future of the community by saving the Loomis library. All it needs to do i ...

Supes can solve funding issues

I appreciate Supervisor Jim Holmes’ message concerning the financial crisis facing the Penryn Fire Protection District and the other small fire districts in Placer County (Ja ...

Supervisors approve Bickford Ranch project

Bickford Ranch, a decades-old housing development in the unincorporated area of Placer County, is back on track. A changed Bickford Ranch specific plan was approved 4-1 Tuesday mo ...

Loomis Library spared until June

Loomis Library users will have at least six more months. The Placer County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Tuesday morning to continue funding the Loomis branch library until resul ...

Results from Loomis Library poll revealed

A poll of Loomis residents, conducted in November, indicates voters in town would likely vote for a transaction and use tax on the June ballot. If approved by voters, money collec ...

Library, Bickford Ranch on supervisor's agenda

One library and nearly 2,000 homes. Life and lifestyles in the Loomis Basin could be changed Tuesday when a pair of key issues —the Loomis Library and the Bickford Ranch sub ...

Loomis Town Council votes to help library

Plans to save the Loomis Library, which has been identified for closure by the Placer County Board of Supervisors, moved forward Oct. 29. The Loomis Town Council voted unanimously ...

Libraries potential closures to be considered Dec. 8 at supervisors’ meeting

The Placer County Board of Supervisors will consider actions recommended under the county’s library strategic plan at the Dec. 8 board meeting in Auburn. That includes possib ...

Bickford is not Loomis

A recent letter to the editor assumed that the Bickford Ranch development was in the Town of Loomis. This is incorrect. Bickford Ranch is in Placer County. Any concerns about this ...

Bickford Ranch won't affect us?

Does the Placer County Board of Supervisors believe folks of this area are naive or just ignorant?  Bickford Ranch won't affect us. Water drought sound familiar, supervis ...

Loomis Library’s fate to be discussed at supes meeting Tuesday

Placer County Supervisor Jim Holmes hopes that the Loomis Library will remain open. Placer County Supervisors last week delayed Tuesday’s planned vote at its Board of Super ...

Supes approve contract to install pavement markers on Horseshoe Bar Road

Placer County is laying the groundwork for a new project set to reduce the frequency and severity of traffic collisions on county roads. The Placer County Board of Supervisors vot ...

Saving our library system – our vision for the future

I hope that many of you reading this have had the opportunity to visit a Placer County Library recently to borrow a book, DVD, book on CD, music CD, use a computer, attend a progra ...

Resident writes letter defending library to Placer County Board of Supervisors

Dear Jack, Robert, Jim, Kirk and Jennifer, The mere thought of having our dear library closed is devastating to me. I rely on the library for many of the resources they ...

Resident writes letter defending library to Placer County Board of Supervisors

Dear Jack, Robert, Jim, Kirk and Jennifer, The mere thought of having our dear library closed is devastating to me. I rely on the library for many of the resources they ...