Divide Fire Safe News, Mosquito Bridge Update, Save Electricity Workshop, Cannabis Study Session, Fire/Land Event, Hazardous Waste Event, Ranch Marketing/Winery Ordinance Update, El Dorado Transit Survey, County Parks Position, Chili Bar Park Position, Free Food Calendar

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fire safe news

Includes topics such as Small Forest Landowners series, Chipper Program, Defensible Space, and more. 
Divide Fire Safe News (mailchi.mp) 

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In addition to the Road Closure update for May 30, 2023, construction progress videos have been added to the link located below "Construction Progress Updates."

Information is subject to change, so remember to check for the latest updates on the Mosquito Bridge Website: Mosquito Bridge Project-Construction (edcgov.us)

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Ways to Save on your Electricity Bill Workshop El Dorado County

  • A workshop on programs, rate plans, and energy efficiency information that may help you save money on electricity.
  • Presented in person and via zoom by Pioneer Community Energy
  • May 25, 2023
  • 330 Fair Lane, Building A – Conference Room D (downstairs)
  • Zoom for those who cannot be there in person - https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81373149337

From 2 to 4 pm

  • 2 pm to 2:45 pm presentation followed by a Q&A session
  • 2:45 pm to 4 pm Pioneer staff available for billing questions/assistance

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Hearing Cannabis

The County of El Dorado Planning Commission will hold a public study session in the Building C Hearing Room, 2850 Fairlane Court, Placerville, CA 95667 on June 8, 2023, at 8:30 a.m., to consider the following:

A review of the County's cannabis regulations, to identify issues related to implementation and functionality and recommend to the Board of Supervisors whether changes should be considered. The study session seeks input from any interested party/entity and cannabis industry personnel. Agenda and Staff Reports are available approximately two weeks prior at https://eldorado.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx

All persons interested are invited to attend and be heard or to write their comments to the Planning Commission. For the current remote options, please check the meeting Agenda no less than 72 hours before the meeting, which will be posted at https://eldorado.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx. Any written correspondence should be directed to the County of El Dorado Planning and Building Department, 2850 Fairlane Court, Placerville, CA 95667 or via e-mail: planning@edcgov.us.

To ensure delivery to the Commission prior to the study session, written information from the public is encouraged to be submitted by Thursday the week prior to the meeting. Planning Services cannot guarantee that any FAX or mail received the day of the Commission meeting will be delivered to the Commission prior to any action.


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FIRE/LAND: Knowing the Territory is an art rock opera and public forum offering an artistic encounter with wildfire, recovery, and resilience in El Dorado County, CA, and beyond. This event premieres one-night-only on June 10, 2023, at Wakamatsu Farm in Placerville, CA.  

FIRE/LAND (donorview.com)  

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household hazardous waste

By appointment only, please email hhw@edcgov.us or call 530-621-5300 to schedule an appointment.

All normal limits apply - 15 gallons or 125 pounds per household, limit of 10 fluorescent bulbs per household, no business waste, do not mix waste streams, no out-of-county waste, please bring proof of county residency to your appointment.

For more information go to Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events (edcgov.us) 

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Ranch Mkt Ord.

Agenda and Meeting Details will be available online by the end of the day on June 14, 2023 at : https://eldorado.legistar.com/Calendar.aspx

Minutes of the April 27, 2023 Planning Commission recommendation can be found here: https://eldorado.legistar.com/View.ashx?M=M&ID=1078405&GUID=F2876A79-FB69-44F0-928D-C5BEE1C1478E

Any written correspondence should be directed to the County of El Dorado Board of Supervisors, 330 Fair Lane, Placerville, CA 95667 or via email: edc.cob@edcgov.us

Please submit your comment via email by 4:00 p.m. on the day prior to the Board meeting. Your comment will be placed into the public record and forwarded to the Board of Supervisors.

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El Dorado Transit Survey Flyer

Share your ideas with El Dorado Transit. Survey closes June 27, 2023.


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Parks Division

Work in one of the most famous locations in El Dorado County! Bring your energy and experience to this great opportunity by performing variety of duties in the care and maintenance of park facilities within El Dorado County.

The selected candidate will have the opportunity to:

  • Assist and provide information to park visitors by maintaining timely posting of bulletins and information materials regarding use of park.
  • Collect admittance fees, sell and issue passes, coordinate group use permits, reconcile receipts and provides receipts, and report to administration as directed.
  • Advise users of County Parks and Recreation codes and regulations.
  • Check vehicles for display of fee receipts.
  • Summon proper law enforcement agency if and when needed to enforce codes and regulations.
  • Monitor park facilities including buildings, play equipment, and pathways; inspect grounds and facilities for hazardous conditions and correct or barricades the hazards; report the need for repair to administration.

For more information: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/edcgov/jobs/4035575-0/park-operations-assistant-extra-help

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chili bar postion

Chili Bar Park Aide Position
Salary: starts at $16/hour
Reports to: Chili Bar Park Manager
Type of Position: Seasonal, part-time, non-exempt
Duration (2023 only): Position runs through end of September or mid-October 2023, dependent on river flow.

For more information:

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June Free Food Distribution Calendar

Free Food Calendar   

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