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 the 2018 CDBG Grant Cycle. The public is invited to provide ideas and comments, and present potential projects. An informational meeting will be held at the following time and location: Friday, … Continue reading Douglas County Accepting Applications For The Community Development Block Grant Program

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 anticipated long duration of high temperatures will increase snowmelt from the remaining deep snowpack in the mountains. The West Walker River is projected to peak six inches above flood stage overnight … Continue reading Flood Advisory Issued For Southern Douglas County, Northern Mono County, Southern Lyon County

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 meeting. The award was given for the planning, design and construction of the Douglas County Community and Senior Center. This award was issued to Douglas County by the Nevada Recreation & … Continue reading Elmer H. Anderson Park Excellence Award Received By Douglas County Board Of Commissioners

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 on Jacks Valley Reconstruction Project on Monday, June 5 with lowering utilities and mobilizing all the needed equipment. The project will involve roadway and driveway work along Jacks Valley Road from … Continue reading Road Work Set To Begin On Jacks Valley Road

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 will be open until June 12, 2017. Previously the Assistant County Manager and Chief Financial Officer was a dual role. The Douglas County Commissioners added the new position which separated the … Continue reading Douglas County Seeks Assistant County Manager

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 allow the facility to better serve as an emergency evacuation facility. The generator will also protect 8,000 + frozen meals and $10,000 worth of food products held in the freezers and … Continue reading Douglas County Community & Senior Center Receives Emergency Generator