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Another View: A new playground, pool repairs and a Party in the Park

Thursday, January 19, 2017

The Auburn Area Recreation and Park District is jumping into the 2017 with both feet, and we are excited to share with the community our plans. Here are some of the highlights: Projects The following is a partial list of projects being proposed for 2017, pending final board approval: A new playground,…

NID & Ghidotti students collaborate on study

Thursday, January 19, 2017

GRASS VALLEY, Calif. January 12, 2017 – Members of the Ghidotti Key Club are working with Nevada Irrigation District staff and consultants to improve and protect the watershed around Scotts Flat Lake. NID reached out to us at the Key Club to collaborate on a study of the forest surrounding the lake…

New Law Provides Audit Cost Relief to Small Districts

Friday, January 13, 2017

Last September, Assembly Bill 2613 by Assembly Member Katcho Achadjian was signed into law by Governor Brown. This measure, which CSDA sponsored, will provide small districts with new options to reduce the costs of meeting their statutory financial audit obligations. Every year, CSDA solicits ideas…

Nothing Fishy about New Roads for Campers: Napa County RCD

Friday, January 13, 2017

In an effort to protect federally listed steelhead trout and provide visually impaired campers with safe access to the outdoors, the Napa County Resource Conservation District (RCD) partnered with Enchanted Hills Camp and Retreat to convert crumbling and eroding roads into accessible hiking trails. California…