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01/11/2017 2:33 PM
Results are updated throughout the night.
11/08/2016 7:05 PM
The Amador County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing on September 13, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. to consider adoption of the 2016/2017 Fiscal Year Recommended Budget. The hearing will be held in the Board of Supervisors Chambers at the County Administration Center located at 810 Court Street, Jackson, California.
08/31/2016 10:57 AM
This workshop will present information on the extent of tree mortality in the Sierra Nevada. Click here to view flyer with detailed information. Please note Registration is mandatory.
08/03/2016 3:11 PM
Amador County Public Health and the Amador County Sheriff’s Office of Emergency Services urge residents to prepare for extreme temperatures predicted to reach over 100 degrees this weekend.
07/21/2016 12:35 PM
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) for the County’s update of its General Plan and the proposed Final General Plan are now available.
06/21/2016 5:19 PM
Please click here to view a short video provided by California State Association of Counties regarding the Tree Mortality Crisis in California.
05/23/2016 4:48 PM
ATTENTION POLL VOTERS IN SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICTS 3 & 4 PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION-UPDATED CANDIDATE STATEMENTS
05/13/2016 2:35 PM
06/06/2014 10:16 AM
04/03/2014 2:44 PM
10/02/2018 4:54 PM
Amador County Public Health confirms the first cases of West Nile virus (WNV) in Amador County in 2018.
09/14/2018 1:23 PM
As California wildfire season continues, residents are asking about air pollution in affected areas.
08/08/2018 4:34 PM
Some areas of Amador County are experiencing heavy smoke due to smoke drift from the Irish fire burning outside of the Ione area. Amador County Public Health advises community members that air quality may be unsafe for those with sensitive medical conditions.
07/06/2018 7:25 PM
Two people in Amador County required treatment at Sutter Amador Hospital for rattlesnake bites in separate incidents earlier this week.
05/10/2018 9:16 AM
Your local Veterans Service Officer, Terry Sanders, will be UpCountry at the Pioneer Veteran's Hall.
03/30/2018 5:19 PM
Some areas are experiencing heavy smoke due to smoke drift from multiple fires burning in California. Amador County Public Health advises community members that air quality may be unsafe for those with sensitive medical conditions.
10/11/2017 8:50 AM
07/20/2017 1:31 PM
05/08/2017 10:55 AM
05/01/2017 8:02 AM
CalEPA is proposing increases to the Unified Program Oversight, Underground Storage Tank and Refinery Safety surcharges effective in May 2017.
04/18/2017 1:38 PM
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03/08/2017 3:54 PM
Amador County Environmental Health and Public Health Departments are conducting a joint investigation in response to a voluntary recall of frozen Egyptian strawberries due to the possibility of hepatitis A virus (HAV) contamination.
11/04/2016 2:23 PM
On September 27, 2016 the Amador County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to adopt the 2016-17 Budget. Click here to view.
10/27/2016 10:52 AM
10/13/2016 3:46 PM
Amador County Public Health confirms one human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) in Amador County. Outbreaks of WNV occur each summer in the United States and are most commonly transmitted to humans and animals through a mosquito bite from a mosquito harboring the virus. Public Health officials remind the community to take preventative measures to avoid mosquito-borne disease.
09/28/2016 4:12 PM
08/31/2016 12:15 PM
Fiddletown Road Bridge Project Schedule Update
08/22/2016 5:14 PM
The initial meeting of the Tree Mortality Task Force will be held on Monday, August 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm, in the Board Chambers at the County Administration Center, 810 Court Street, Jackson.
08/08/2016 10:31 AM
Amador County if seeking two individuals interested in participating in the Pedestrian and Bicycle Plan Update
07/25/2016 9:26 AM
The County of Amador and District IV Supervisor Louis Boitano, along with the following partners: KVGC 1340 AM-96.5FM, Amador Office of Emergency Services, CalFire, Amador Fire Safe Council, Amador Air District, Amador County Sheriff's Office, Amador Water Agency, ACART-Animal Response Team and A-PAL, Invite you to attend FIRE SAFE DAY IN MAY Saturday, May 14th 1:00-4:00 p.m. Pine Grove Park
05/10/2016 3:54 PM
On March 8, 2016, Amador County Administrative Officer, Chuck Iley will present a review of the 2015/2016 Fiscal Year Budget to the Board of Supervisors.
03/08/2016 8:18 AM
02/23/2016 2:09 PM
See here for information on the Amador Community Foundation "Disaster Relief Fund" and how to donate.
09/21/2015 9:58 AM
If your property has been damaged or destroyed by the Butte Fire, you may request that the property be reassessed downward immediately to reflect its current value in the damaged condition.
09/16/2015 3:09 PM
05/14/2015 4:10 PM
Amador County Commission on Aging in partnership with the American Legion present the Amador Reflective Sign Project.
04/09/2015 3:01 PM
12/12/2014 3:21 PM
Amador County is currently seeking input from interested parties on a pending grant proposal for 2015.
10/27/2014 4:41 PM
10/21/2014 3:25 PM
Last Day to Register to Vote is 10/20/2014
09/12/2014 3:13 PM
Update - September 24 through November 15, 2014 Camanche Parkway North will be completely closed from the San Joaquin County line to Lakeview Drive for construction of the Rabbit Creek Causeway Culvert Installation. See link for further information.
09/12/2014 8:58 AM
On September 9, 2014, at 10:30 a.m. the Board of Supervisors will consider adoption of the 2014-2015 Proposed Adopted Budget.
08/25/2014 3:16 PM
Recording Fee Increase
06/19/2014 12:24 PM
04/26/2014 12:49 PM
LAFCO Releases 2014 Public Review Draft. Comments due May 22, 2014.
04/17/2014 4:08 PM
04/14/2014 1:23 PM
Notice of Availability For Indian Gaming Special Distribution Funds and Local Government Mitigtion Grant Application
03/14/2014 3:12 PM
Mr. Chuck Iley, County Administrative Officer, will be presenting the Amador County FY 13/14 Mid Year Budget Review at the Board of Supervisors Meeting on March 11, 2014.
03/10/2014 4:52 PM
There are currently no active fires in Amador County. The majority of the smoke seen in the eastern areas of the county is due to the Rim Fire in Tuolumne and Mariposa counties.
08/23/2013 4:00 PM
The Superior Court has posted the Grand Jury 2012-2013 Final Report.
06/25/2013 5:00 PM
06/25/2013 5:00 PM
Warning released Friday afternoon not to eat Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend of frozen berries sold through Costco stores as they may be linked to a multistate outbreak of hepatitis A. As of June 3, at least 34 cases are being investigated nationwide with seven confirmed illnesses linked to the product in California. No cases have been reported in Amador County.
06/03/2013 2:30 PM
Preliminary bond offering circular describing bonds to be issued by the Buena Vista Gaming Authority
04/16/2013 8:00 AM
Notice of Availability Indian Gaming Special Distribution Fund Local Government Mitigation
The Amador County Swearing-in Ceremony for Elected Officials to take their Oath of Office will be held on January 7, 2013 at 12:00 PM in the Board Chambers.
12/20/2012 12:00 PM
Businesses can now report hazardous materials usage and update hazardous materials information over the Internet.
11/26/2012 10:00 AM
Unit Supervisor (Deputy Probation Officer) Deron Brodehl wins the 2012 Chief Probation Officers of California Sacramento Region Employee of the Year Award
09/20/2012 1:00 PM
Notice from Amador County Assessor regarding State Responsibility Area Fees
Summay of the current status of the imposition of State Responsibility Area (SRA) Fees.
Public Health officials are urging residents to prepare for extreme temperatures.
08/08/2012 3:00 PM
Road Overlay Projects - Expect Delays 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
07/11/2012 10:45 AM
The Amador County Board of Supervisors is looking for an individual to serve on the A12AA Advisory Board.
05/10/2012 4:30 PM
Senior Citizen Beauty Pageant on May 12, 2012 at Jackson Rancheria to benefit "Meals on Wheels" in Amador & Calaveras Counties: For more information, please contact Common Ground Senior Services at 209-223-3015
05/09/2012 8:45 AM
Amador County has limited funds available to assist homeowners with work necessary to protect public health from contaminated drinking water sources. Deadline to apply is June 14, 2012.
Adoption of Final LAFCO Budget and adoption of a sphere of influence for the City of Amador City are agenda items of a Public Hearing scheduled for 6 p.m. on May 17, 2012.
Monday, April 2, 2012 marks the start of National Public Health Week (NPHW). Amador County Public Health, together with Public Health Departments across the country, is promoting local health issues this week as call to action to make a real difference in helping the community live healthier lives.
04/02/2012 4:30 PM
The Board of Supervisors invites CalFire, Fire Safe Council and any and all interested persons and businesses to attend and participate in this review and discussion of setbacks outlined in Title 19 and Chapter 15.30 as they pertain to defensible space setbacks and fire safety.
03/14/2012 5:30 PM
Grant applications recommended by the Committee will be forwarded to the Jackson Rancheria ("Tribe") for sponsorship. Grant Applications recommended by the Committee and sponsored by the Tribe will be forwarded to the State Controller for funding. Application deadline is 5:00 p.m., March 23, 2012.
03/05/2012 4:45 PM
02/28/2012 8:00 AM
01/17/2012 2:00 PM
12/13/2011 4:30 PM
Norovirus (previously known as Norwalk-like virus) has been detected in several individuals tested in response to this outbreak. Symptoms of norovirus infection usually include diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, and stomach cramps.
12/13/2011 4:30 PM
The 2012 Schedule of Board of Supervisors, Board of Equalization & Administrative Committee meetings has been approved.
11/29/2011 9:30 AM
Amador County holiday schedules for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years.
11/16/2011 8:00 AM
KVGC 1340-am HomeTown Radio is moving, effective Sat., November 5, 2011. The new phone number is 209-223-1340 and the new fax number is 209-223-0026. The mailing address will remain the same. P.O. Box 609, Jackson CA 95642
11/03/2011 5:00 PM
Public input is welcome at November 8 Board of Supervisors' meeting regarding AB 885 proposed regulations affecting onsite sewage systems statewide.
11/02/2011 10:00 AM
Deadline: Wed., November 23, 2011
11/01/2011 4:30 PM
The Amador County Commission on Aging has several seats immediately available.
10/17/2011 9:15 AM
Amador County Public Health reports that the preliminary investigation into the death of a 5 year old child does NOT reveal communicable disease.
10/11/2011 5:00 PM
Amador County has scheduled two upcoming flu vaccination clinics for community members: Monday, October 31, 2011 from 2 pm to 4 pm and Thursday, November 17, 2011 from 4 pm to 6 pm. Both clinics will be held at the Health & Human Services Building, located at 10877 Conductor Boulevard in Sutter Creek.
10/06/2011 4:15 PM
Amador County Public Health confirms the first West Nile virus (WNV) case this year in Amador County. One case was admitted to Sutter Amador Hospital and diagnosed with neuroinvasive West Nile virus. The individual has been discharged, is recovering at home and continues to improve.
10/06/2011 3:45 PM
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09/19/2011 2:00 PM
Amador County employees have again agreed to a 36 hour work week, resulting in most County Offices being closed every Friday for the remainder of the fiscal year (until June 30, 2012).
09/02/2011 3:15 PM
Quitting smoking just got a little easier. For a limited time, the California Smokers’ Helpline is sending callers from Amador County free nicotine patches. Eligible tobacco users who call 1-800-NO-BUTTS and enroll in the free telephone-based quitting program will receive a free two-week starter kit of patches, while supplies last.
08/23/2011 12:00 PM
The Amador County Board of Supervisors is looking for individuals to serve on the A12AA Advisory Board.
08/08/2011 3:30 PM
Numerous local students are currently without Tdap booster documentation. As the school year is starting in less than two weeks, it is increasingly important to remind parents of the new state Tdap (whooping cough) law requiring a booster prior to school attendance this year.
08/04/2011 3:00 PM
On August 3, 2011 at 12:00 p.m., the District Attorney's Office will be CLOSED to allow staff the opportunity to attend the funeral of a fellow employee. Regular business hours will resume the following day at 8:00 a.m.
07/28/2011 12:00 PM
Attention Amador County Taxpayers
Pertussis (whooping cough) is on the rise in Amador County. In addition to the three cases reported last week, a positive result was received in a health care worker this week. Amador County Public Health and Sutter Amador Hospital are collaborating with the California Department of Public Health in investigating this case.
06/22/2011 11:30 AM
Amador County Public Health confirms three new cases of pertussis (whooping cough) in the Amador community. All close contacts have been advised of their exposure.
06/13/2011 4:15 PM
The Amador County Behavioral Health Advisory Board is currently seeking new members for its Citizen Board.
06/07/2011 2:15 PM