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Flood Awareness Event Canceled
Flood Awareness Event Canceled
11/17/2020
Due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in the region, Douglas County Stormwater Division has made the difficult decision to cancel the Flood Awareness event scheduled for Tuesday, November 17 at the Community Center.
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Douglas County Flagged for Elevated COVID-19 Cases
Douglas County Flagged for Elevated COVID-19 Cases
11/16/2020
Asking Public to Test and Follow CDC Guidelines
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Community Centers Install High Flow Air Filtration and Purification Systems
Community Centers Install High Flow Air Filtration and Purification Systems
11/03/2020
The Douglas County Community & Senior Center and the Kahle Community Center are pleased to announce the installation of an industrial high flow air filtration/purification system at both Community Center locations.
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County Unveils Executive Summary Draft, First Three Master Plan Elements, Dates & Times for Additional Public Meetings
County Unveils Executive Summary Draft, First Three Master Plan Elements, Dates & Times for Additional Public Meetings
10/29/2020
County Unveils Executive Summary Draft, First Three Master Plan Elements, Dates & Times for Additional Public Meetings. Public can still provide feedback.
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Road Closure Announcement- Centerville Reconstruction Project
Road Closure Announcement- Centerville Reconstruction Project
10/28/2020
Sierra Nevada Construction is underway with Douglas County Centerville Lane Reconstruct Project.
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Riverview Drive Closure
Riverview Drive Closure
10/23/2020
The Road Department will be closing eastbound Riverview Drive next Wednesday and Thursday to do annual crack sealing.
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Douglas County Hosts Flood Awareness Event
Douglas County Hosts Flood Awareness Event
10/23/2020
Douglas County Hosts Flood Awareness Event In Person and Virtual Option
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Douglas County Vacation Home Rental Task Force Recommendations Presented to the Board of County Commissioners
Douglas County Vacation Home Rental Task Force Recommendations Presented to the Board of County Commissioners
10/19/2020
On October 15, 2020 Douglas County Manager Patrick Cates presented his recommendations based on the work of the VHR Taskforce related to the administration and permitting of Vacation Home Rentals (VHR) in Douglas County.
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Master Plan Text Amendment Survey Results Are In
Master Plan Text Amendment Survey Results Are In
10/12/2020
Douglas County shares survey results and explains next steps.
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Road Closure Announcement Heybourne Rd
Road Closure Announcement Heybourne Rd
10/08/2020
Heybourne Road will be closed between Bouganville and Buckeye on October 12 through November 25, 2020 from 6:30 am to 3:00 pm.
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Funding extended to assist Douglas County Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
Funding extended to assist Douglas County Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19, eligibility now includes business with up to 100 employees
10/05/2020
Douglas County will continue to accept applications through October 29, 2020 for a small business grant program designed to help businesses cope with the impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
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Road Closure Announcement Centerville Road
Road Closure Announcement Centerville Road
09/29/2020
Centerville Road will be closed from Hwy 88 to foothill Rd. from October 5, 2020 to October 9, 2020 from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm.
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Douglas County Businesses Receive 2020 Community Spirit Spotlight Awards
Douglas County Businesses Receive 2020 Community Spirit Spotlight Awards
09/25/2020
For the seventh consecutive year, several Douglas County businesses were recognized with a Spotlight Award.
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Funding Still Available to Assist Douglas County Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
Funding Still Available to Assist Douglas County Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19
09/24/2020
Qualifying Expenses Including but not Limited to; PPE, Payroll, Utilities, Rent and Retrofit
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Douglas County Welcomes Presidential Visit to Minden-Tahoe Airport
Douglas County Welcomes Presidential Visit to Minden-Tahoe Airport
09/12/2020
Douglas County was contacted by the Secret Service and representatives of the Trump Campaign late in the evening on Wednesday September 9, 2020 requesting use of the Minden-Tahoe Airport.
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JOIN Inc. Partners with Douglas County to Provide Financial Assistance
JOIN Inc. Partners with Douglas County to Provide Financial Assistance
09/10/2020
Thanks to a partnership with Douglas County and available CARES Act funding, JOIN Inc. is organizing an initiative to assist local individuals and businesses this year.
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Douglas County is now Accepting Community Grant Program Applications
Douglas County is now Accepting Community Grant Program Applications
09/08/2020
Applications are open and being accepted for the 2020-2021 grant funding from the Board of County Commissioner’s Community Grant Program.
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Douglas County Launches 2020 Master Plan Text Update Resident Survey
Douglas County Launches 2020 Master Plan Text Update Resident Survey
09/01/2020
Douglas County launched a survey intended to capture public input on the goals and objectives contained in the Douglas County Master Plan text.
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Help Douglas County Increase Community Based Testing Numbers; Keep Businesses Open
Help Douglas County Increase Community Based Testing Numbers; Keep Businesses Open
08/31/2020
Carson City Health and Human Services is continuing to conduct community-based drive-thru COVID-19 testing for Quad-County residents who are asymptomatic.
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Douglas County Community Services Announces the Temporary Closure of the Shooting Facility
Douglas County Community Services Announces the Temporary Closure of the Shooting Facility
08/26/2020
Beginning August 31, 2020 through September 11, 2020 the Douglas County Community Services Department will be closing the Douglas County Shooting Range for maintenance and safety enhancements.
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Douglas County Hosts Public Workshops and Creates Public Information Website on 2020 Master Plan Text Update, #DreamItDouglas
Douglas County Hosts Public Workshops and Creates Public Information Website on 2020 Master Plan Text Update, #DreamItDouglas
08/21/2020
Douglas County is kicking off the process to update the Master Plan Text and is calling on residents to help shape the future of their community.
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Douglas County Advises the Public About Process for Reporting VHR Issues
Douglas County Advises the Public About Process for Reporting VHR Issues
08/18/2020
Douglas County would like to advise the public the process for reporting issues with Vacation Home Rental (VHR) properties in the Tahoe Township in Douglas County has changed.
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*Update/Correction* Douglas County Sheriff's Office Response to Protests
*Update/Correction* Douglas County Sheriff's Office Response to Protests
08/11/2020
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office would like to issue a correction to the statement below. One police report was filed on August 8, 2020 in regards to the protest.
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Douglas County Sheriff's Office Responds to Protest
Douglas County Sheriff's Office Responds to Protest
08/09/2020
The planned Black Lives Matter (BLM) protest and counter protest began at the Douglas County Judicial and Law Enforcement Center (JLEC) located at 1038 Buckeye Road in Minden NV at 9:00 am.
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Sheriff Coverley Media Briefing
Sheriff Coverley Media Briefing
08/08/2020
On the morning of August 8, 2020 a media briefing was held at the Judicial and Law Enforcement Center.
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Official Statement from the Douglas County Board of County Commissioners Regarding August 8, 2020 Protest
Official Statement from the Douglas County Board of County Commissioners Regarding August 8, 2020 Protest
08/06/2020
he Douglas County Board of County Commissioners is actively involved in the County preparation regarding the planned protest
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UPDATE Douglas County Prepares for Planned Protest on August 8, 2020
UPDATE Douglas County Prepares for Planned Protest on August 8, 2020
08/06/2020
A list of Frequently Asked Questions in regards to the protest has been created
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Douglas County Prepares for Planned Protest on August 8, 2020
Douglas County Prepares for Planned Protest on August 8, 2020
08/03/2020
Douglas County is actively preparing for planned protest at the Judicial Law Enforcement Center (JLEC) on August 08, 2020 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm.
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Douglas County Shooting Range Improvements
Douglas County Shooting Range Improvements
07/29/2020
The Douglas County Parks & Recreation Department is pleased to announce the re-opening of the Douglas County Shooting Range
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Douglas County Opens New Dog Park
Douglas County Opens New Dog Park
07/21/2020
Douglas County Opens New Dog Park
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Douglas County Homemaker Program Conducts Fan Drive for Seniors
Douglas County Homemaker Program Conducts Fan Drive for Seniors
07/21/2020
The Douglas County Homemaker Program is conducting a Fan Drive and is seeking donations of brand-new box fans for Douglas County seniors.
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Douglas County Receives Generous Contribution from the Community Services Foundation
Douglas County Receives Generous Contribution from the Community Services Foundation
07/16/2020
Douglas County Receives Generous Contribution from the Community Services Foundation
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Meeting Location for Douglas County Board of County Commissioners Meeting Change to Virtual
Meeting Location for Douglas County Board of County Commissioners Meeting Change to Virtual
06/30/2020
Meeting Location for Douglas County Board of County Commissioners Meeting Change to Virtual
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