Join the 2017-18 grand jury

The annual opportunity for residents to take part in the El Dorado County Grand Jury by submitting their names for possible nomination has arrived. The grand jury is an excellent vehicle for committed men and women to keep government accountable to all the county’s residents. Applicants must be United States citizens, at least 18 years of age, have resided in the […]

March 29, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Committee strict on signs

The Cameron Park Design Review Committee has released draft Sign Standards recommendations. The proposed Cameron Park Sign Standards are intended to supplement the existing El Dorado County Sign Ordinance for all property and land within the Cameron Park Community Region as defined by the county’s General Plan land use map. Committee members have said the county regulations, […]

March 07, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

The CSD will get you moving in March

Spring is coming and along with warmer weather come many Cameron Park Community Services District activities to keep everyone busy. March kicks off a new session of taekwondo classes available to all ages. Work on coordination, balance, self-control, blocks and kicks while in your own taekwondo uniform, included free with each class.  If you or a […]

March 07, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Now’s the time to eliminate weeds

Mike Kaslin Unit Chief Amador- El Dorado CAL FIRE/ Cameron Park Fire The weather has been extremely dynamic lately, high snow levels and strong bands of rain have produced some dangerous situations for us in the foothills, as well as for our neighbors up the hill and in the valley. The ground is supersaturated and […]

March 07, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Camerado class hits all the right notes

There’s a lot of noise coming from Room 12 at Camerado Springs Middle School in Cameron Park — rowdy students? No, the students are quietly concentrating. The noise is coming from band saws, routers and electric sanders. Don Cochran’s advanced woodshop class is busy on a project that has all the eighth-grade students intensely focused. […]

March 07, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Lillpop, Long appointed to ad hoc committee

At the Feb. 15 Cameron Park Community Services District Board of Directors meeting board President Scott McNeil announced the formation of a new ad hoc committee to advise the board on revenue enhancement opportunities. McNeil appointed Gerald Lillpop and Steve Long to one-year terms on the committee. Lillpop and Long are local retirees with extensive […]

March 07, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

Banquet to benefit Ponderosa High School Foundation

The Ponderosa High School Foundation is holding its 12th annual banquet on Friday, March 17, at the Shingle Springs Community Center. A no-host social hour commences at 6 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. The event includes dinner, entertainment, a silent dessert auction and a talk from guest speaker John McGinness. All funds will go […]

March 07, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,