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Chris Daley

County supes back area farm

The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors unanimously agreed with planning commissioners in supporting 4 Directions Farm near Latrobe. Some neighbors of the nearly 60-acre parcel had appealed the Planning Commission’s April approval of a conditional use permit for the property. Citing increased traffic concerns and narrowness of access roads, Thomas R. Schultz, representing other residents Willis […]

June 14, 2017 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

Supervisors get preview of proposed project

The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors hosted a conceptual review of a proposed housing development between Rescue and Cameron Park on May 23. Shore Springs Partners based in Palo Alto introduced Pomerol Vineyard Estates, a medium- to high-density residential subdivision on 130 acres north of Green Valley Road on the site of the former […]

June 06, 2017 | Posted in Cameron Park Life | Tagged ,

EDHCSD sues county auditor

Citing a more than 20-year-old agreement with the county, the El Dorado Hills Community Services District is suing Auditor-Controller Joe Harn and several dozen unnamed others to compel them to disburse approximately $415,000 in development impact mitigation fees district officials say are owed. Harn was served with the superior court summons dated April 10 and signed at […]

May 24, 2017 | Posted in News | Tagged ,

CAO report: County budget a mixed bag

Chief Administrative Officer Don Ashton recently gave a good news/bad news presentation to the El Dorado County Board of Supervisors. During his mid-year budget report, Ashton noted that the county’s General Fund revenues to fund the “net county costs” element are projected to be about $2.4 million more than budgeted. The other side of that coin, […]

March 22, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Town Center West project previewed

Brian Holloway presented a conceptual review of a proposed project in El Dorado Hills Town Center West on behalf of the Mansour Company at the March 7 El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting. As a planned development, Holloway, principal with the Holloway Land Company, described a residential buildout of approximately 200 homes on approximately […]

March 15, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Bass Lake rezone OK’d

The El Dorado County Board of Supervisors approved a rezone of 38.5 acres for the Bass Lake North project in the El Dorado Hills area at its Feb. 28 meeting. The couty Planning Commission approved the rezone in January and recommended the board do the same. The project is a proposal by Norm Brown’s NC Brown […]

March 08, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

Dixon Ranch development denied

At the end of a five-hour, standing-room-only El Dorado County Board of Supervisors meeting Feb. 14, Supervisors John Hidahl, Shiva Frentzen and Michael Ranalli voted to deny approval of the Dixon Ranch subdivision. Supervisors Brian Veerkamp and Sue Novasel favored future consideration of a revised version of the project but opposed full denial. Dixon Ranch […]

February 22, 2017 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,
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