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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Planning Commission to Deliberate on Critical Areas Ordinance

As part of the update to Spokane County's Comprehensive Plan, the County is considering revisions of the Critical Areas Ordinance.  The Critical Areas Ordinance includes provisions to protect wetlands, critical aquifer recharge areas, fish and wi...

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Building & Planning
Posted on: February 26, 2018

Public Hearing to consider Spokane County Zoning Code Amendment

The purpose of the public hearing is to consider oral and written testimony both for and against a proposed amendment (18-ZTA-01) to the Spokane County Zoning Code.  The proposed amendment would allow for accessory uses that are classified as non...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

SCAM ALERT!

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: A citizen has reported receiving a phone call from anindividual identifying himself as our Court Administrator, John Witter. The
caller indicated the citizen’s spouse had an outstanding warrant and needed topay a fee to clear h...

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Posted on: August 25, 2016

Sign-up to receive TEXT MESSAGE REMINDERS of your future District Court hearings.

Spokane County District Court now offers text message reminders for future court hearings. Reminders will be sent approximately 24 hours prior to your court hearing.

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Replacement Ballots

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Tuesday is Election Day for Fire District 9 voters! Ballot Drop Boxes close at 8 PM Tuesday, April 24th. If you need a replacement ballot, you can print one at home!

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Posted on: April 11, 2018

Ballot Drop Box Locations

North Spokane Library

Don't forget to vote! Ballot Drop Boxes are open until 8 PM Tuesday, April 24th at the Elections Office and at the Argonne, Indian Trial, and North Spokane Libraries for the partial county Special Election.

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Current Election Information

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Check out our Current Election page for important dates, sample ballots, ballot return statistics, resolutions and more.

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Posted on: January 17, 2018

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If you're new to Washington State, here is some helpful information about voting from the Washington Secretary of State.

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Eco-Team receives grant to reduce cigarette litter.

Keep America Beautiful has awarded a $5,000 grant to the Spokane County Eco-Team to reduce cigarette litter on the County Courthouse Campus and in areas of downtown Spokane.

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Bluegills to the Rescue! How a fish helped save an irrigation system.

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In 2016, the irrigation system at Liberty Lake was getting clogged with leeches. Course staff worked with a biologist to use an innovative solution that involved introducing bluegills into the irrigation pond to reduce the leech problem. It worked!

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Want to see what else Spokane County has to offer?

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Click on the link below to visit Spokane County Parks, Recreation & Golf Department's homepage to discover our parks, trails, aquatic facilities and more!

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Go Mobile!

New Mobile App Spokane County On the Go

Spokane County has launched a new mobile app called Spokane County on the Go. This new digital tool will provide an on-the-go connection for individuals seeking Spokane County resources, news, and information from their smart phones, tablets or hand-held ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2016

Inmate Roster

Inmate Roster

View the list of inmates currently in custody of Detention Services

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Posted on: May 12, 2016

Property Information in the palm of your hand

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View property information and maps for your home, business, or a prospective real estate purchase. Spokane County SCOUT brings you school and services information, property taxes and valuations, maps, and more!

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Treasurer's Office has Moved

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The Spokane County Treasurer’s Office will be joining the Assessor & Auditor’s office on the first floor of the Courthouse and will open in this new location on January 8th, 2018.

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Notice of Application - Kamiakin Avenue Pipe Repair Replacement/Drywell Replacement

PROJECT:  Kamiakin Avenue Repair/Replacement and Drywell Replacement

LOCATION:  The proposed pipe project is located on Kamiakin Avenue between Liberty Drive and the outlet at the Liberty Lake shoreline and the stormwater facility is loca...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Notice of Application - Lyman Shoreline Restoration

PROJECT:  Lyman Shoreline Restoration

LOCATION:  19716 N. South Bank Road

PARCEL NUMBERS:  17173.0117;  17175.9005

PROPONENT: Sean & Sandi Lyman

SCOPE OF WORK:  Demolition of structures and Shoreline restoratio...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 13, 2018

Notice of Application - SP-1617-18

PROJECT:  Preliminary Short Plat to divide approximately 26.04 acres into 2 lots for single family residences, within a Rural Cluster, in the Rural Conservation (RCV) zones.

PARCEL NUMBER:  23012.9120

PROJECT LOCATION:  The subjec...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 12, 2018

Notice of Application - Argonne Road Grind and Inlay from Bigelow Rd Gulch to Stoneman Rd

PROJECT:  Argonne Road Grind and Inlay from Bigelow Gulch Rd to Stoneman Rd

LOCATION:  This project is located on Argonne Road beginning approximately 180' north of Bigelow Gulch Road and ending approximately 200' north of Stoneman Road. ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 6, 2018

Notice of Application - Athletic Administration Building for Whitworth University

PROJECT:   Athletic Administration Building for Whitworth University

PARCEL NUMBERS: 36185.9161, 36182.9010, 36182.9026. 36182.0501, 36182.0502

LOCATION:  300 W. Hawthorne Road, Athletic Admin BLDG, Spokane, WA   99251

DATE ISSUED:...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: March 5, 2018

Notice of Application - SP-1616-18

PROJECT:  Preliminary Short Plat to divide approximately 2.56 acres into three (3) lots for 1 existing, and 2 proposed single-family residences, in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone.

PARCEL NUMBER: 36081.9143

PROJECT LOCATION:  The su...

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Posted on: March 5, 2018

Notice of Application - PE-2062-18

PROJECT:  Preliminary Plat of Adams & 28th to divide 10.1 acres into 82 lots for single family residences, duplexes and rowhouses in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone, with a Planned Unit Development (PUD) Overlay zone and a request for ...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: February 28, 2018

Notice of Application - SE-01-18

PROJECT:  A proposed Shoreline Exemption to construct a new Dock for private boat moorage on Liberty Lake.

PARCEL NUMBER: 55231.1508

ADDRESS:  24405 East 3rd Avenue

APPLICANT:  Joseph PooleDATE ISSUED:  February 28, 2018

CO...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: February 26, 2018

Notice of Application - PW-2060-17

PROJECT:  Preliminary Plat of West Meadows 1st Addition to divide 7-14 acres into 21 lots for one (1) single family residence and 20 duplex residences (40 units) in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone.

PARCEL NUMBER:  24041.0123.

PROJEC...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Notice of Application - CUN-08-17

PROJECT:  Conditional Use Permit to allow a Kennel in the Rural Traditional (RT) zone pursuant to Section 14.618.240(13) of the Spokane County Code.

PARCEL NUMBER: 07351.9034

PROJECT LOCATION:  The subject site is generally located south o...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Notice of Application - SP-1615-18

PROJECT:  Preliminary Short Plat to divide approximately .5 acres into three (3) lots for 1 existing, and 2 proposed single family residences, in the Low Density Residential (LDR) zone.

PARCEL NUMBER:  45053.0908

LOCATION:  The su...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Notice of Application - Classroom & Multi-Purpose Room Addition

PROJECT:  Classroom and Multi-Purpose room addition

PARCEL NUMBER:  24033.9020

LOCATION:  5504 W. Hallett Road, Cheney, WA   99004

DATE ISSUED:  February 9, 2018

APPLICANT:  Cheney School District #360

COMM...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Notice of Application - Vehicle Maintenance/Storage/Weed Control Building

PROJECT:  Vehicle Maintenance Building/Vehicle Storage Building/Weed Control Herbicide Storage Building for Spokane County Maintenance Facility

PARCEL NUMBERS:  14112.9009, 14112.9005

LOCATION:  6607 S. Craig Road, Cheney, WA &...

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Notices of Application & Technical Review
Posted on: February 5, 2018

2nd Notice of Application - SP-1611-17

PROJECT: Preliminary Short Plat to divide 1 acre into six (6) lots for single family units in the Low Density Residential zone.  Typical lot sizes will be between 5,400 sq. ft. to 7,480 sq. ft.

PARCEL NUMBER:  55204.0117

LOCATION: The subj...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Revised Notice of Application - CUN-09-17/VN-04-17

PROJECT:  Conditional Use Permit to allow Marijuana Production in the Rural Traditional (RT) Zone pursuant to Section 14.618.240(29) of the Spokane County Interim Ordinance for Production of Marijuana (Resolution #17-0539), with a Variance reques...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Seasonal Equestrian Trail Use Restrictions In Effect

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Effective March 21, 2018 - There is a complete seasonal equestrian use restriction on James T. Slavin Conservation Area, both units of Dishman Hills Conservation Area (Iller Creek / Stevens Creek and Glenrose) and Saltese Uplands. Equestrian users are pro...

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Parks, Recreation & Golf
Posted on: March 15, 2018

Liberty Lake Draft Master Plan Available Now!

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Bernardo Wills Architects and Studio Cascade have worked with the Liberty Lake community and park users to develop a future vision for Liberty Lake Regional Park. Check out the draft vision today!

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Mica Peak Trail System Improvements to Start in 2018

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After applying successfully for a grant from the Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office, Spokane County will work with partners to enhance Mica Peak's trail system.

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Posted on: October 5, 2016

Looking for an affordable space for your 2018 event?

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Check out our available rental facilities including Camp Caro Lodge! Reservation requests for 2018 will be accepted starting January 1, 2018.

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Traffic Restrictions and Delays for April 20-27, 2018

Sunshine and dry conditions mean that construction and maintenance projects are underway throughout Spokane County.

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

Groundbreaking celebrates start of Bigelow-Forker Interchange project.

<_o3a_p>The $9.4 million project is the next phase of the Bigelow-Forker Urban Corridor. The interchange features a redesigned intersection where Bigelow Gulch and Forker Road meet.  The work is scheduled for completion this fall (late September-early Oc...

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Public Works
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Public Works announces proposed weight restrictions on 9 additional bridges.

Spokane County is reviewing 155
bridges in the road network and at this point we have completed the evaluationof 53 of them.  As a result of the review process, 6 bridges are currently
weight-restricted – and another 9 will soon hav...

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Public Works
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Bigelow and Forker are now open to travel. Please continue to use caution!

Bigelow and Forker are now open to travel. Please continue to use caution!

Public Works
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Forker Road closed, Bigelow Gulch closed between Forker & Progress

Forker Road is closed from Evergreen to Bigelow Gulch. Bigelow Gulch is closed between Forker & Progress. Please use extreme caution if you're out driving this morning. Stay 50 feet back from snow removal equipment and go slow!

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Public Works
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Snow is on the way - be prepared.

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The National Weather Service of Spokane predicts the Spokane area could see 6-8 inches of snow overnight and through Wednesday morning. Be prepared for winter conditions, leave early for your morning commute, and go slow. Remember to stay 50 feet back&...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Reigning Cats and Dogs Auction

Join the fun and help save the lives of thousands of homeless animals.

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Spring Pet Care Tips

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Whatever you’re doing, your pets are
likely to follow along.  Here are someprecautions to look out for during this season. 

 

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Cat Deterants for Your Garden

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Here are some new and old ideas for stopping unwanted guests in your garden.

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Posted on: April 1, 2018

Little Lost Pet. Big Scary World.

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It's a big, scary world out there for cats and dogs who are lost and alone, far from home. And even though you may think pet would never run away - never be one of the lost ones cowering in an alley or running across a busy street - the sad fact is that i...

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

K9 Khan Doubles on Captures this Weekend

Fleeing Burglary Suspect Captured by K9 Khan After Lengthy Search

K9 Khan and Deputy Kullman located a burglary suspect who fled on foot after he entered a barn and assaulted the owner when he was confronted.  Several agencies assisted during the ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 20, 2018

Convicted Felon’s Suspicious Attempts to Avoid Contact Fail

Convicted Felon’s Suspicious Attempts to Avoid Contact Fail

A 17-time convicted felon’s suspicious attempts to avoid contact ended in his arrest and the recovery of a stolen firearm.  

On April 18, 2018, at approximately 10:45 p...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 18, 2018

Students, Social Media School Threats Will NOT be Tolerated

Students, Social Media School Threats Will NOT be Tolerated 

A Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputy arrested a 15-year-old student after he sent alarming and threatening videos via Snapchat referencing bombing a school.  This is the ...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 17, 2018

Search for Wanted Suspect Leads to Stolen Vehicle & Arrests

Search for Wanted Suspect Leads to Stolen Vehicle & Arrests

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies, attempting to locate a wanted suspect, ended up recovering a reported stolen vehicle instead and arresting two of the four occupants for warrants and new cha...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 17, 2018

UPDATE: SVIU Detectives Search Two Additional Residences

UPDATE: SVIU Detectives Search Two Additional Residences

Stemming from this active investigation, Spokane Valley Investigative Unit (SVIU) Detectives developed probable cause to request and obtain a search warrant for two additional residences this weekend...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Level III Sex Offender Information Bulletin-Lonney D. Griggs

A level 3 Registered Sex Offender Spokane Area

For more information, tips and alerts please go to our OffenderWatch® page at http://www.sheriffalerts.com/cap_main.php?office=54488

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 12, 2018

Social Media Threats NEVER a Joke

Social Media Threats NEVER a Joke  

Spokane Valley Deputies arrested a middle school student after receiving information about a Snapchat message he sent, along with a picture of a firearm, where he threatened a school shooting the next day. &...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 11, 2018

SVIU Detectives Obtain a Search Warrant for Two Residences;Three Arrested as Investigation Continue

SVIU Detectives Obtain a Search Warrant for Two Residences; Three Arrested as Investigation Continues  

Spokane Valley Investigative Unit (SVIU) Detectives, with the assistance of SWAT Team members, executed the search warrant which resulted in th...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Wanted Geiger Work Crew Walk Away Captured After Attempt to Flee

Wanted Geiger Work Crew Walk Away Captured After Attempt to Flee  

Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies captured Keith A. Smith, a wanted Geiger Work Crew Inmate, who walked away from his assigned work detail on March 29, 2018.  Sm...

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Level III Offender Move - Kevin D. Musgrove

A level 3 Registered Sex Offender Spokane Area

For more information, tips and alerts please go to our OffenderWatch® page at http://www.sheriffalerts.com/cap_main.php?office=54488

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Sheriff's Office
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Back by Popular Demand - Introduction to Women’s Self-Defense Course

Back by Popular Demand 

Introduction to Women’s Self-Defense Course

Classes Fill Up Fast – Reserve Your Spot Today 

These Classes are open to the public. Reserve your spot for one of the upcoming classes on

Saturday May 1...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Hazardous Waste Disposal

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FOR RESIDENTS:

Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) can be dropped off free of charge at the Spokane County Regional Solid Waste Disposal sites. Materials that are considered HHW include:  

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Posted on: March 14, 2018

Be A Load Warrior!

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Do you make sure to cover and secure your load before visiting one of Spokane County's transfer stations? Then you might be a Load Warrior! The Spokane County Eco Team is launching the "Load Warrior" campaign, which encourages citizens to secure...

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Posted on: April 2, 2018

Used Oil, Gas & Automotive Fluids

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Used motor oil can be recycled as long as it has not been mixed or contaminated with gasoline, antifreeze or other hazardous wastes. Also, crude-based products like transmission fluid, hydraulic fluid, gear lube oils and metalworking oils can be mixed tog...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

MacArthur Grant Safety and Justice challenge - information online!

We have heard from community members that they would like to have access to our MacArthur Safety & Justice Challenge grant activities.  In response, we have created a new webpage to allow us do this.  We have also posted a brief hist...

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Posted on: April 18, 2017

Operations of the Spokane Regional Law and Justice Council (SRLJC)

Law and Justice Council members and support staff often receive questions about the structure of the Law and Justice Council;  who serves on the SRLJC (why and for how long) and the subcommittee structure. Answers to all of these questions, and m...

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Posted on: January 18, 2018

The Treasurer's Office has moved

We have joined the Assessor & Auditor’s office on the first floor of the Courthouse and opened in our new location January 8th, 2018.

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