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The Knightly News: Illegal fire tax

Many of you have received a bill from the State Board of Equalization for what the State of California calls a Fire Prevention Fee. If you live in a state designated State Responsibility Area  you received this bill even though you are in and pay taxes to the El Dorado Hills Fire Department. You did […]

No Comment / November 01, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

Knightly News: Better roads on the way

Supervisor John Knight

Hard work and coordinating with other state agencies have paid off in big money for El Dorado County, bringing in more than $21 million in the past 60 days. Most of the money will either be applied toward projects in El Dorado Hills or affect residences in the west end of El Dorado County. El […]

No Comment / August 07, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

The Knightly News: Making this Memorial Day even more special

Supervisor John Knight

One of the benefits of being a member of El Dorado Hills Rotary is participating in the club’s weekly programs. We recently had excellent program — one of my favorites to date. We were informed and entertained with stories and anecdotes from Lt. Cmdr. Ted Robinson (Ret.) about John F. Kennedy’s war years. Mr. Robinson, […]

1 Comment / May 04, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »

The Knightly News: Recreation and beauty abounds

Supervisor John Knight

Last November I was riding on an elevator with two other men who were excited about the early snow and were expecting another great ski season. While the winter months brought limited precipitation, our spring has poured out rain and snow. All is blooming with recreational sports abound. El Dorado County is such a wonderful […]

No Comment / April 05, 2012 | Posted in Commentary | Read More »