Posts Tagged: Douglas County News

Douglas County Accepting Applications For The Community Development Block Grant Program

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is now accepting applications for the 2017 Second Round of Funding of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and...

Flood Advisory Issued For Southern Douglas County, Northern Mono County, Southern Lyon County

Staff Reports · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The National Weather Service has issued a snowmelt flood advisory for southern Douglas County, northern Mono County and southern Lyon County effective through June 21. An...

Elmer H. Anderson Park Excellence Award Received By Douglas County Board Of Commissioners

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners received the State of Nevada’s highest Park Excellence Award at the June 1, 2017 board...

Road Work Set To Begin On Jacks Valley Road

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Regional Transportation Commission has awarded the Jacks Valley Road Reconstruction Project to Q&D Construction, Inc. The pre -work began...

Douglas County Seeks Assistant County Manager

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County is currently seeking applicants for the position of Assistant County Manager. The job posted on May 22, 2017 and...

Douglas County Community & Senior Center Receives Emergency Generator

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Community & Senior Center received a 125 KW generator for backup emergency power on May 18. The generator will...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: June 1

Staff Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets the first Thursday of every month at 1 p.m. at the Douglas County Historic Courthouse, 1616 8th Street in...

Douglas County Adopts Balanced Budget

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Board of County Commissioners voted 5-0 to approve the final budgets for Douglas County, Douglas County Redevelopment and the Towns...

Temporary Flood Barrier Installed Near Aspen Mobile Home Park

Staff & Douglas County Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Increased snowmelt throughout the week at higher elevations has brought with it across-the-board rises on local streams, ditches and sloughs, as well as...

Douglas County Residents Urged To Prepare For Increase In Mosquitoes This Spring, Summer

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — With increased water in the area from recent winter and spring storms that brought record breaking precipitation into the area, Douglas...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: May 4

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets the first Thursday of every month at 1 p.m. at the Douglas County Historic Courthouse, 1616 8th Street in Minden....

Douglas County Hires Vicki Moore As Chief Financial Officer

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — After a competitive recruitment process, Douglas County has selected current Interim Chief Financial Officer  Vicki Moore for the permanent position of Chief...

Douglas County Hires New Planning Manager

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Heather Ferris has been hired as the new Planning Manager for Douglas County.  Heather replaces Dean Patterson who left employment with...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: April 20

Staff Reports · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets the third Thursday of every month at 1:30 p.m. at the Tahoe Transportation Center, 169 Highway 50 in Stateline. Their full agenda...

Douglas County Seeks Public Feedback On Social Media Messaging During Floods

by Melissa Blosser, Douglas County Community Relations · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County Communications and Public Information is currently researching social media messages disseminated by local governments in Douglas, Lyon, Storey and...

Jacks Valley Road Reconstruction Put Out To Bid

Staff Reports · 1 min read GENOA, Nev. — The Douglas County Public Works Department put a planned project to repave roughly seven miles of Jacks Valley Road out for bid Wednesday morning. Bids will...

Douglas County Road Report: April 12-25

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Works · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Road Report for county-maintained roads for March 29 through April 12:  *All work is tentatively scheduled and subject to change*...

Douglas County Board Of Commissioners Meeting Agenda: April 6

Staff Reports · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Board of Commissioners meets the first Thursday of every month at 1 p.m. at the Douglas County Historic Courthouse, 1616 8th Street in Minden....

Help Build Community Immunity, Get Vaccinated Against Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Health · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev.  – Due to the recent increase in pertussis (whooping cough) cases in Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties, Carson City Health & Human Services...

Douglas County Road Report: March 15-29

Courtesy of Douglas County Public Works · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas County Road Report for county-maintained roads for the week of March 15-29 appears below:  *All work is tentatively scheduled and subject to...