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Measure E: Roads war rages on

El Dorado County voters are being asked to make decisions about how future growth should be managed. Two initiatives, Measures E and G, appear on the June 7 ballot. Measure E deals with issues related primarily to new development of residential properties and the transportation infrastructure needed to accommodate both the new and existing residents. […]

Comments Off / May 23, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Serrano HOA election nullified

Many  Serrano Homeowners Association Board of Director campaign signs were thrown out on election day May 16, but now the three candidates must start over after the election was invalidated. Members of the contracted election firm began opening ballots two hours ahead of deadline when a quorum of directors was to assemble and watch the process. […]

2 Comments / May 23, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

More public input sought for Central EDH Specific Plan

On April 22 El Dorado County staff released a partial recirculated draft environmental impact report for the Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan, Parker Development’s proposed 341-acre plan that includes the 98-acre former Executive Golf Course. The RDEIR includes revisions to sections to reflect the direction of the California Supreme Court regarding methods of evaluating greenhouse gas […]

Comments Off / May 18, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDH Fire strikes deals with employees

At last month’s El Dorado Hills Fire Board meeting three employment contracts received approval – the memorandum of understanding with the El Dorado Hills Professional Firefighters and agreements with unrepresented management and administrative support. All three will run through Sept. 30, 2019. Contracts expired last fall. Since then the fire board and group representatives have […]

1 Comment / May 18, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Tireless senior celebrated

Hal Erpenbeck

El Dorado Hills resident Hal Erpenbeck was recognized by the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors and recently honored with a proclamation for his “dedicated service to the citizens of El Dorado County and El Dorado Hills.” Erpenbeck and his wife Barbara moved to El Dorado Hills from the Bay Area in 2002. Since then, […]

Comments Off / May 17, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

EDSO facility loan: Clock’s ticking to save millions

The deadline to lock in a low interest rate on the loan for the new El Dorado County sheriff’s facility could come and go, resulting in a possible hit to taxpayers’ wallets. District 2 Supervisor Shiva Frentzen shared a recently sent letter explaining the problem. “The verbal update that I received from the assistant Chief Administrative Officer […]

Comments Off / May 16, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »

Voters have many choices in District 6 Assembly race

Eleven candidates are vying for the District 6 state Assembly seat, which includes portions of El Dorado, Placer and Sacramento counties. Bo Ambrozwicz (I) is proud of his independent affiliation. “Every election cycle we keep voting in the same old Democratic or Republican candidates who promise us the moon and when elected it goes back to […]

Comments Off / May 11, 2016 | Posted in Featured Stories,News | Read More »