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Public invited to Zoning Ordinance meetings

El Dorado County has scheduled a series of meetings to collect public comment on the Targeted General Plan Amendment and Zoning Ordinance Update. The environmental scoping meetings were announced following the Board of Supervisors approval of the Notice of Preparation for the Targeted General Plan Amendment and Zoning Ordinance update on May 15. The Notice […]

No Comment / May 17, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Emergency responders, hospital staff recognized during EMS Week

Paramedics, emergency medical technicians, firefighters and local hospital medical staff in El Dorado County are being recognized during National Emergency Medical Services Week, May 20-26. “EMS Week is a great time to say thank you to the dedicated men and women in El Dorado County who make saving lives their mission,” said Richard Todd, administrator […]

No Comment / May 15, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

EDH Fire prepares residents for worse-case disaster

Preparing the community and its Fire Department for a worse-case-disaster scenario is a critical priority for El Dorado Hills Fire Chief Dave Roberts. This year the El Dorado Hills Fire Department will conduct an emergency preparedness exercise in the Lakehills neighborhood, an area considered high risk for wildland fire. It will involve the community, law […]

No Comment / May 14, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Jackson Elementary gets Recyclebank check

Jaime Staples with Recyclebank and Jackson Elementary Principal Michele Miller hold the check the school received. Money was raised from residents donating their Recyclebank points to the school and that was matched with grants. Courtesy photo

Jackson Elementary School, with the help of Recyclebank and Waste Connections, has reached its fundraising goal and received a grant from the Recyclebank Green Schools program. On May 10 Jaime Staples, Recyclebank account manager, presented Principal Michele Miller with a $2,058.92 check for Jackson’s participation in the program, which awards schools grant money for unique student projects that […]

No Comment / May 11, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

American River Conservancy announces summer programs, hikes

Summer Cinema series: 7:30 to 9 p.m. on June 8, July 13 & Aug. 10 Pending Grange approval… ARC is partnering with the Gold Trail Grange in Coloma. We’ll host three great environmental movies this summer: “Greenfire in June, ”Bag it” (tbd) in July and “The Lorax” in August. Bring your cup or water bottle. Beverages and snacks will be […]

No Comment / May 08, 2012 | Posted in News | Read More »

Have coffee with Alyson Huber

Assemblymember Alyson Huber, D-El Dorado Hills, will host a series of town hall meetings and neighborhood coffee discussions. A ll residents are encouraged to attend and bring their questions and ideas to discuss with Assemblymember Huber. District office staff will also be in attendance to take inquiries and assist constituents on state government matters. Huber will […]

No Comment / May 08, 2012 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Tickets going on sale for Folsom Symphony’s next season

The Folsom Symphony has announced it will begin offering its 2012-13 season tickets to new subscribers May 29. Season subscribers save up to 10 percent off the cost of individual tickets. The standard price for the full season of five performances ranges from $113 to $189, depending on the seat, and $90 to $167 for […]

No Comment / May 08, 2012 | Posted in Entertainment | Read More »