Announcements

2018 Announcements

November

Nov. 19, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Nov. 16, 2018

Job Alert for Assistant Medical Examiner
The Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office is currently hiring for an Assistant Medical Examiner. Come join this dynamic team of experts in forensic pathology!

WCDA Convicts Two on Multiple Felony Charges
Home Invasion, Robbery Prosecution Results in Guilty Verdicts

Washoe County Library System Seeks Community Sponsors for Early Literacy
Give the Gift of Reading: Children’s Early Literacy Fundraising Campaign.

Nov. 14, 2018

The 2018 Great American Smokeout set for November 15
Tobacco users can boost success of quitting with cessation resources

Nov. 13, 2018

Top three headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners receive Canvass of the Vote to make election results final

The Washoe County Warm Springs/Rural Citizen Advisory Board Meets Tonight at 6:00 pm
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Truckee Meadows Fire accepting donations for victims of Camp Fire
Gift Cards Only

Nov. 9, 2018

NV Energy/NDOT Announce Short-Term Closure
Closure of 1-580 in northern Carson City/Washoe Valley for utility repairs

Washoe County administrative offices closed in honor of Veterans Day
County office closures for Monday, Nov. 12

Nov. 8, 2018

Murder Case Sentencing
WCDA Releases 2015 Murder Prosecution Results - Convicted Murdered Given Life Sentence

Cheer on the silver and blue and donate too
Wolf Pack Football and HSA will celebrate National Adoption Awareness Month at Mackay Stadium.

All Libraries Closed in Observance of Thanksgiving and Family Day Holidays
Closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23, 2018.

Gobble, gobble: “Meet the Turkeys” on Nov. 10
Community welcome to Washoe County Park for 12th annual family-friendly event

Job Alert for Sr. Technology Network Engineer
Do you enjoy working with technology and implementing cyber security solutions? Apply now to join this dedicated team at Technology Services! The deadline for this excellent career opportunity is Tuesday, November 20, 2018.

Nov. 7, 2018

The Spanish Springs Citizen Advisory Board Meets Tonight At 6:00 pm
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Nov. 6, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Job Alert for Park Project and Safety Coordinator
The Washoe County Community Services Department is currently hiring for a Park Project and Safety Coordinator! Apply by November 20 for this excellent career opportunity!

Job Alert for Facility Technician
If you have a background in facility maintenance and are interested in joining our dedicated Facilities team, apply by November 20 for our Facility Technician position!

All Washoe County polling locations are open
All 82 polling locations up and running smoothly

Nov. 5, 2018

Nevada’s First Silver State Grant Conference Announced
Grant Accountability Champion, Carol A. Kraus, CPA to Keynote

Green Waste Collection Days
Protect Your Home and Property From Wildfire - next two consecutive Saturdays (Free for Washoe County Residents)

Job Alert for Environmental Engineer II
The Washoe County Community Services Department is currently hiring for an Environmental Engineer II! Apply now to join our dynamic team of engineering professionals!

Nov. 2, 2018

Washoe County Connection October 2018
The Washoe County Connection is your way to quickly catch up on current county news:

Job Alert for Park Planner
If you have a background in park planning and are passionate about Washoe County parks, apply now for the Park Planner position!

The Washoe County Incline Village/Crystal Bay Citizen Advisory Board Meets on November 5, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Secretary Cegavske Warns Nevadans of Disinformation as Election Day Approaches
A reminder from the Nevada Secretary of State

MEDIA ADVISORY: Washoe County 2018 General Election Day
Media Availability Opportunities with Registrar of Voters

Nov. 1, 2018

Open Murder Charges Filed
WCDA Files Murder Charges Against Defendants Accused of Starving 5 Year Old to Death

Sentencing in Felony DUI Case
WCDA Prosecution Results in 25 year Prison Term

Washoe County Registrar of Voters Office offers new locations on General Election Day
New locations include a historic first on tribal lands

October

Oct. 30, 2018

Washoe County Regional Animal Services Advisory Board
Now accepting applications for open board position

MEDIA ADVISORY: Glenn Duncan elementary to Trick-or-Treat at County Complex
Washoe County helps make Halloween sweet for local elementary students

Food For Fines Is Back! November 1 - 30, 2018
Help feed the hungry while you take care of your overdue fines.

Oct. 29, 2018

Know the Code – Burn Code notifications begin November 1
Burn Code icons inform residents whether lighting stoves or fireplaces is advisable, or allowed

Public Input is Requested for Proposed Amendments to the Washoe County Development Code
Proposed Changes to Articles 306 and 810

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
The Washoe County Board of Commissioners normally scheduled meetings on November 20, 2018 and December 25, 2018 have been cancelled.

All Libraries Closed In Honor Of Veterans Day Holiday: November 11 and 12, 2018
All Washoe County Libraries Will Be Closed In Honor Of The Veterans Day Holiday on Sunday, November 11 and Monday, November 12, 2018.

Oct. 25, 2018

Explore Tech: Engineers Make a World of Difference
National Exhibit Coming to the Washoe County Library System – Northwest Reno Library: November 8, 2018 - January 11, 2019.

Oct. 24, 2018

Washoe County administrative offices closed for Nevada Day
County office closures for Friday, Oct. 26

Oct. 23, 2018

Top three headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Registrar of Voters announces record-breaking voter registration numbers

New Elementary School: Cold Springs Area
New elementary school in early planning stages, public input needed

Oct. 22, 2018

Suicide prevention program to reach all seventh graders in Washoe County Public Schools
Children’s Cabinet, the Washoe County School District, and the Washoe County Health District partner to support mental health for students

Washoe County celebrates Legal Pro Bono Week
Free Legal Assistance offered at the Second Judicial District Court

Oct. 19, 2018

Appreciation celebration for veterans
Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 at 9 a.m. breakfast for veterans.

Washoe County Chief Medical Examiner Receives National Award
Dr. Laura Knight Honored for Innovative Tissue Donation Program

Find a Park
New interactive directory includes all Reno, Sparks and Washoe County parks

Oct. 18, 2018

Washoe Impact Award Winners Announced
Washoe County releases names of winners at 2018 Washoe Impact Awards

Washoe County Health District releases new Online Resource Library to improve food safety
The Washoe County Health District (WCHD) has updated its Food Safety Resource Library page to include guidance documents that that are now offered in Chinese and Spanish.

Oct. 17, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Job Alert for Plans Examiner
The Washoe County Community Services Department (Planning & Building Division) is currently hiring for a Plans Examiner! Apply now to join this dedicated team of building and planning professionals!

Early Voting begins Saturday, October 20
Washoe County Registrar of Voters Office offers 23 locations to early vote

Oct. 16, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners issue proclamations and accept donations

Board of Fire Commissioners Meeting Highlights
TMFPD announces Defensible Space Waste Collection in November

Oct. 15, 2018

Help Support National Friends of Libraries Week: Oct. 21 - 27, 2018
Become a Member of Friends of Washoe County Library Today!

IT'S TONIGHT: 2018 Washoe Impact Awards
Washoe County employees, community leaders and media invited to annual event

Regional Snow Workshop Prepares Partners for Winter
Northern Nevada agencies work together to prepare for winter season

Oct. 12, 2018

Washoe County voters will receive Sample Ballots separately, in two parts
Sample ballots to arrive in two parts next week

Serving Seniors: Free Vaccination and Microchip Clinic for pet owners age 60 and older
Washoe County Regional Animal Services helping seniors keep pets healthy

Oct. 10, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Oct. 9, 2018

Youth e-cigarette use in Washoe County
Increased use and toxic side-effects statistics begin to surface

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve lease to house hundreds of area’s homeless on one campus.

Oct. 8, 2018

Washoe County Connection September 2018
The Washoe County Connection is your way to quickly catch up on current county news:

“Sierra Nevada Fall Photo Exhibit” Artists Reception
Community welcome to meet and greet local artists at Bartley Ranch

New campus offers innovative ways to serve Washoe County’s homeless
NNAMHS campus media tour and interviews available Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at 11 a.m.

Oct. 5, 2018

Secretary of State Barbara Cegavske Advises Nevada Voters
Be Cautious of Election and Voting Information Received from Unofficial Sources

2018 General Election Sample Ballots on their way to homes
Washoe County Registrar of Voters Office reminds public ballots are coming

Oct. 4, 2018

Washoe County Libraries Closed for Nevada Day Holiday
All libraries closed Friday, October 26; Downtown Reno and Spanish Springs Libraries also closed on Thursday, October 25, 2018.

Civil Service: 2018 Bowers Mansion season goes out with a bang
Historic Bowers Mansion hosts live Civil War Reenactment

Job Alert for Jail Cook - Sheriff’s Office
Job Alert - Jail Cook - Sheriff’s Office - Open Competitive / Countywide Promotional recruitment

Oct. 3, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Washoe County Library System Celebrates Teen Read Week, October 7 - 13, 2018
The 2018 theme, "It's Written in the Stars: READ!"

Wed in Washoe County? New technology offers marriage certificates on-demand
Washoe County Recorder’s Office offers new online service

Oct. 2, 2018

Sentencing in Murder Case
WCDA Releases Results of Murder Prosecution - Defendant Sentenced to Life Term for February, 2016 Shooting

Bond with your baby without bed sharing
October is Sudden Unexpected Infant Death Awareness Month.

Oct. 1, 2018

You are the First and Best Line of Defense in a Wildfire
Prepare Ahead for Wildfire

Truckee Meadows to Host Fire Station Open Houses in October
October is Fire Prevention Month

Free Family Health Festival slated for Monday, October 8
Services provided to attendees on first-come, first-serve basis while supplies last

Animal Services Newsletter
We apologize for missing the last few months of newsletters! Take a look at our October Newsletter to see what we have been up to!

September

Sept. 28, 2018

Deadlines to register to vote are quickly approaching
Washoe County Registrar of Voters reminds community of upcoming deadlines

Sept. 27, 2018

New growth survey released
Voice your opinion and help shape how Washoe County manages development impacts

Local review of 2017/2018 flu season highlights vaccine importance
Over 5,500 confirmed cases point to why a seasonal flu shot is crucial. Vaccine is now available in many locations.

Sept. 26, 2018

Washoe County Park announces “Sierra Nevada Fall Photo Exhibit”
Bartley Ranch Regional Park hosts Fall Photo Exhibit

Sept. 25, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve 22 early voting locations for 2018 General Election

Verdict in Recent Murder Trial
WCDA Secures Conviction in September, 2016 Robbery and Murder Case

Sept. 24, 2018

TOMORROW: Washoe County celebrates National Voter Registration Day
Registrar of Voters Office partners with UNR to host mock polling place

Secretary of State Cegavske Announces Statewide Collaboration with National Election Security Group
Nevada is fourth state in the country to accomplish election milestone

Washoe County property taxes due October 1, 2018
Reminder to residents, second installment due date is drawing near

Sept. 21, 2018

Fall Story Stroll Offered At Davis Creek Regional Park, September 22 - October 6
Hear an Original Story by Local Elementary Students in a Beautiful Outdoor Setting.

Sept. 19, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Sept. 18, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners issue proclamations and accept donations

Board of Fire Commissioners Meeting Highlights
Commissioners recognize Fire Prevention Month – October 2018

TODAY: Washoe County Parks to hold North Valleys Regional Park Ribbon Cutting
New ball fields bring excitement for local sports teams

Sept. 17, 2018

Sierra View Library Hosts Fall Family Estate Planning Series
Learn How to Take Charge of Your Own Money and Estate.

Low-Cost Vaccination and Microchip Clinic for pets
Washoe County Regional Animal Services offer clinic to keep animals healthy

The Washoe County West Truckee Meadows\Verdi Township Citizen Advisory Board Meets Tonight, September 17, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Truckee Meadows Fire Introduces 2018 Community Report
Informative and Easy to Read Report is Free to the Public

WCDA Sentencing in Fraud Case
Lengthy Prison Sentence Secured Following Convictions on Forgery and Burglary Charges

Sept. 14, 2018

Kennedy Drive Fire Cause Determined
Investigation led to arrest of Juvenile

Sept. 13, 2018

Washoe County Human West Nile case most likely acquired locally
Mosquitos in South Meadows area suspected of transmitting the virus

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Sept. 12, 2018

Washoe County “turns a new page” with the Story Stroll Program
Fall Story Stroll features original book written by WCSD students

Sept. 11, 2018

Top three things to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve grant to improve training and response for terror attacks on the anniversary of 9/11

Text to 9-1-1 service officially rolls out in Washoe County
Call if you can, text if you can’t

Sept. 10, 2018

Medical Examiner identifies victims killed in glider aircraft crash
Names of victims released

Sept. 7, 2018

Habitual Offender Case Sentencing
WCDA - 12 Year Sentence Following Burglary Conviction

Sept. 5, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

#VegasStronger Calendar Unveiled
Events to Honor Victims, Show Gratitude for First Responders and a #VegasStronger Community

September Kicks Off National Preparedness Month
Washoe County Emergency Manager reminds residents how to prepare for an emergency

Sept. 4, 2018

TODAY: Opportunity Knocks with Washoe County Career Discovery Day
Career seekers welcome to discover the diverse and exciting career opportunities offered by Washoe County

Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner’s Office confirms two dead
Medical Examiner performing autopsies on two decedents from Sunday’s plane crash

August

Aug. 31, 2018

Sound the alarm: Washoe County and CryWolf partner to improve citizen service
County’s Alarm Registration and False Alarm Reduction Program switches vendor

The Washoe County South Truckee Meadows\Washoe Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on September 6, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

The clock is winding down for 1 October Survivors to Apply for Program
Nevada Victims of Crime Program deadline drawing near

Washoe County administrative offices closed for Labor Day
County office closures for Monday, Sept. 3, 2018

Aug. 30, 2018

WCDA Report Detailing February 23, 2017 Officer Involved Shooting
DA Determines Shooting Justified

Senior Fest offers one-stop-shop of services for elderly
Largest event for seniors in northern Nevada promotes healthy aging Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018.

Aug. 29, 2018

The Washoe County Spanish Springs Citizen Advisory Board Meets on September 5, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

The Washoe County Incline Village\Crystal Bay Citizen Advisory Board Meets on September 4, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Washoe County launches new Building Inspections App
New app helps fast-track building inspection process

Aug. 28, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve grant for closed basin flooding

Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read, September 23 - 29, 2018
Words Have Power! Read A Banned Book Today!

Aug. 27, 2018

Transfiguring Adoption names Reno woman Best Foster Parent in the U.S.
Award presentation to be held at Washoe County Commission Chambers on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018.

Aug. 23, 2018

Defendant Convicted On Lewdness Charges Sentenced to Life Term
WCDA Prosecution Outcome Involving Child Lewdness and Attempted Sexual Assault Case

Washoe County Regional Animal Services expresses gratitude
Thanks in order to all who lent a hand during the Perry Fire

Aug. 22, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Aug. 20, 2018

Washoe County is Seeking Applicants to Serve on the Washoe County Open Space and Regional Park Commission
Washoe County Residents Interested in Serving on the Washoe County Park Commission

Washoe County sets single month record for number of children adopted
To date, 142 children have been adopted in 2018.

Aug. 17, 2018

Robbery Trials End in Guilty Verdicts
WCDA Prosecutions Involving Armed Robberies of Local Convenience Stores Result in Convictions

Aug. 15, 2018

All Washoe County Libraries Closed On Labor Day Holiday: Monday, September 3, 2018
North Valleys Library is also closed on Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

Aug. 13, 2018

Guilty Verdict in DUI Trial
WCDA's Office Releases Recent Trial Update

Washoe County property taxes due August 20
Reminder to residents, first installment due date is drawing near

Washoe County Library System Launches New Makerspace
The QUAD Makerspace opens August 19, 2018 at the Downtown Reno Library.

Aug. 9, 2018

Washoe County North Valleys Citizen Advisory Board Meets on August 13, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Aug. 8, 2018

Health District to conduct fourth mosquito larviciding
Larviciding will cover 800 acres from Silver Lake to Washoe Valley

Aug. 3, 2018

Perry Fire Update –Evacuations Lifted
The Perry fire burn scar will leave blowing dust & ash devils that will look like smoke columns for days to come.

Washoe County District Attorney’s Office Files Formal Charges Against Perry Fire Suspect
Man accused of starting Perry Fire faces charges

Washoe County Regional Animal Services offers low-cost vaccination clinic for dogs and cats
Dog and cats welcome for vaccinations and microchips August 7

Aug. 1, 2018

Calling all kids: Washoe County Parks hosts Kids Triathlon
Non-competitive triathlon to be held at Bowers Mansion Pool on August 11

July

July 31, 2018

WCDA Robbery Sentencings
Recent Robbery Cases Result in Lengthy Prison Sentences for Two Separate Defendants

Seniors take in the sights and sounds of Barracuda Championship for free
Seniors 55 and older to receive free entrance to golf tournament Aug. 2, 2018.

July 30, 2018

Ozone air pollution at worst level in 10 years due to wildfires
Take steps to breathe easier and stay healthy

Washoe County Regional Animal Services provides shelter for hundreds of evacuated animals
Turkeys, chickens, and goats, oh my! Ironwood Evacuation Center sheltering people & animals

July 28, 2018

Fire Investigators Seek Information on Perry Fire
The Perry Fire is currently burning 12,500 acres north of Sparks in the Pyramid and Grass Valley areas and growing.

July 27, 2018

Community Health Improvement Plan presented Thursday, August 2
Collaboration is essential for a healthy community

Minimize smoke and heat wave risks by following these prevention measures
Some simple steps can keep you safe

July 26, 2018

Washoe County South Truckee Meadows/Washoe Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on August 2, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

July 25, 2018

West Nile Virus confirmed in South Meadows area
Surveillance and early morning fogging will provide some relief to local neighborhoods

July 24, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Concurrent Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Concurrent Board Meeting.

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Artist announced for Washoe ArTrail

July 23, 2018

WCDA OIS Report
District Attorney Releases Findings on March 2, 2017 Officer Involved Shooting Incident

July 20, 2018

WCDA Releases Sentencing Outcome in Sexual Assault and Solicitation of Murder Case
Defendant Convicted of Sexual Assault, Robbery and Attempted Murder for Hire Plot Sentenced to Life in Prison

Free Family Health Festival slated for Wednesday, July 25
Services provided to attendees on first-come, first-serve basis while supplies last

July 19, 2018

Medical Examiner identifies second person killed in Truckee plane crash
Forensic pathologist releases cause of death

July 18, 2018

Washoe County's False Alarm Reduction program changes vendor
During transition, officials ask citizens to be patient, call Washoe311 for questions

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

July 17, 2018

Enjoy Musical Sounds of Will Parker: July - August, 2018
Music for Kids Ages 1 - 100 at Your Library!

Property tax bills are in the mail
A reminder from the Washoe County Treasurer's Office

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Dedicates New Fire Station
Foothill Fire Station will serve southern Truckee Meadows region

July 13, 2018

MEDIA ADVISORY: Second Judicial District Court and Washoe County Sheriff’s Office warn about ongoing phone scams
Scam targets money, personal information

Education Alliance of Washoe County Names New Executive Officers and Board Members
New Officers and Members for 2018-19

July 12, 2018

MEDIA ADVISORY: Washoe County, City of Reno and City of Sparks work to build a hunger-free community
Building & Safety Divisions come together for a great cause

July 10, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners appoint new Washoe County Public Defender

Health District to conduct third mosquito aerial larviciding
Larviciding will cover 800 acres from Silver Lake to Washoe Valley

July 9, 2018

Verdi Community Meeting
Fire Safety Updates

Fire Threat Remains High – Lightning in the Forecast this Week
Target shooting poses serious fire danger

Washoe County Warm Springs Rural Citizen Advisory Board Meets on July 11, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about your community.

Washoe County Spanish Springs Citizen Advisory Board meets on July 11
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Washoe County North Valleys Citizen Advisory Board Meets 6:00 pm Tonight at the Reno Stead Airport
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

July 6, 2018

20 Year Prison Term Secured
WCDA Sentencing Result in Burglary Case

BLM Publishes Notice of Intent for the Initiation of an Environmental Impact Statement
Public feedback needed for proposed activities for 10-year Special Recreation Permit for Burning Man event

July 3, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
The Washoe County Board of Commissioners normally scheduled meetings on July 17, 2018, August 14, 2018 and August 21, 2018 have been cancelled.

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Celebrate the 4th of July
Free Swim Day at the Sun Valley Pool

Washoe County South Truckee Meadows/Washoe Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on July 5, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

July 2, 2018

Washoe County administrative offices and libraries closed for July 4 holiday
County Clerk’s Office will remain open

Open Burning is Prohibited
Fire threat remains high

June 29, 2018

Risk Level III Food Establishments - 2nd annual inspections
Effective July 1, 2018, Risk Level III Food Establishments will receive a second routine inspection.

June

Guilty Verdict in Murder Trial
WCDA Releases Results in 2015 Murder Case Involving the Robbery and Beating Death of a 57 Year Old Reno Man

June 27, 2018

Guilty Verdict in Child Sexual Abuse Case
District Attorney Releases Results of Case Involving Charges of Sexual Assault and Lewdness Against A Child

Local businesses to be recognized for smoke-free environments
Extra Mile Award honors those that have gone above and beyond

Make safety part of Fourth of July and Summer Holiday Plans
High Fire Danger, Red Flag Warnings, Be Alert

June 26, 2018

Application for Red, White and Tahoe Blue
Applicants for the event have met all required pre-event conditions.

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve fireworks permit for Red, White and Tahoe Blue

National HIV Testing Day is June 27
Everyone is encouraged to get a HIV test and know their HIV status

June 25, 2018

Community invited to “My Town, Reno Street Photography” Artist Reception
Bartley Ranch Regional Park hosts Artist Reception on July 11

June 22, 2018

Sentencing in CAC Case
Conviction on Lewdness with a Child Charges Results in Life Sentences

THIS WEEKEND: Green Waste Collection Day
Fire season is here! Prepare! TMFPD offers Defensible Space Waste Collection

WCDA Trial Verdict
Sex Offender Convicted on Failure to Register Charges Faces Prison Term

June 21, 2018

Washoe County Assessor: 2018 Declaration of Business Personal Property
Assessor's Office reminds business owners deadline to file drawing near

Felony Hit and Run Verdict
WCDA Releases Conviction Results in Case Involving Defendant Who Fled August, 2018 Crash that Seriously Injured Reno Man

June 20, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

June 19, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners receive presentation for Declaration of Canvass of the Vote

Today’s TMFPD Board of Fire Commissioners Meeting Summary
Eight new firefighters welcomed to the District

June 18, 2018

Washoe Lake Dam imminent threat now downgraded to watch
Monitoring will continue

Guilty Verdict in DUI Trial
Defendant Convicted in Recent DUI Trial Faces Maximum Sentence of 15 Years in Prison

Truckee Meadows Firefighters Pinning Ceremony
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District Welcomes new Firefighters

Washoe County Library System Offers Services Dedicated To Our Educators
New Educator Library Cards and Library System Open Houses Offered, July - September, 2018.

Disaster response tested at Regional Safety and Emergency Preparedness Expo
First responders and public health officials to test influx capacities

June 15, 2018

Family Fun Fridays: Washoe County Parks offers free program under the stars
“Galena Campfire Programs” begin June 22

June 14, 2018

Washoe County West Truckee Meadows/Verdi Township Citizen Advisory Board Meets on June 18, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Truckee Meadows Fire Announces Green Waste Disposal on June 23
Fire season is here! Prepare! TMFPD offers Defensible Space Waste Collection

Washoe County Sun Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on June 18, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

June 13, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

June 12, 2018

Washoe County Spanish Springs Citizen Advisory Board Meets on June 13, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Washoe County South Truckee Meadows/Washoe Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on June 14, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Washoe County 2018 Primary Election
Final, unofficial results released

June 11, 2018

TMFPD Not Soliciting Donations
Callers asking public for donations to volunteer fire departments

Libraries Partner With Food Bank of Northern Nevada, June 12 - August 5
Providing Free Meals To Kids This Summer!

MEDIA ADVISORY: Washoe County 2018 Primary Election Day
Media Availability Opportunities with Registrar of Voters

District Attorney Sentencing Update
Defendant Found Guilty in Lewdness Trial Sentenced to Multiple Life Terms

The Washoe County North Valleys CAB Meets Tonight (June 11, 2018)
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

June 8, 2018

TONIGHT: Flag Day celebration at the Courthouse
Governor to keynote, community invited to celebrate Flag Day with fun-filled events

June 7, 2018

Mad Science Traveling Laboratory Present: Sounds Like Science, June 25 - July 1
Get Tuned-In to Learning with Exciting Demonstrations and Experiments!

All Washoe County Libraries Closed For Independence Day Holiday
Closed on July 4, 2018

June 6, 2018

THIS WEEKEND: Sandbag Clean-Up Event in Swan and Silver Lake
Volunteers needed, last day for resident sign ups

June 5, 2018

WCDA Sentencing Update in Tragic Fatal DUI
District Attorney Announces Sparks Man Sentenced to 40 Years for Having Caused the Deaths of Newly Engaged Couple

Health District to conduct second mosquito aerial larviciding of 2018
Larviciding will cover hundreds of acres from Stead to the South Meadows area

June 4, 2018

The heat is on
KOLO TV “Fan Club” teams up with Washoe County for summer fan drive for seniors.

May

May 31, 2018

WCDA Prosecution Result
Life Sentence in Child Sexual Abuse Case

May 30, 2018

MEDIA ADVISORY: Washoe County Hosts “Community Helper Day” at Glenn Duncan S.T.E.M. Academy
Students learn to help the community and explore careers in action on Thursday, May 31

Sign, sign, everywhere a sign
Washoe County and Lamar Advertising raise SUID awareness with billboard campaign.

May 29, 2018

Celebrate Navy Week At Your Library!
See Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Technicians or the Navy Band Southwest.

The Sound of Summer: 2018 Summer Music Series
Washoe County Parks offers free concert series kicking off June 6

Local government encouraging seniors to engage at every age
Older Americans Month Closing Ceremonies is May 31.

May 25, 2018

Early Voting Opens This Saturday for Primary Election
Washoe County Registrar of Voters Office opens 20 early polling locations

May 24, 2018

Dragon Lights Chinese Lantern Festival Comes to Reno June 30 to August 5
At the Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden, inside Rancho San Rafael Park

Washoe County administrative offices and libraries closed in observance of Memorial Day
County Clerk’s Office will remain open

May 23, 2018

Seniors, the bocce is in your court
Free bocce and social gathering for Washoe County seniors Thursday, May 24, from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

May 22, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve budget, Barracuda Championship and ballot question

May 21, 2018

Mills B. Lane Justice Center and all courts to open tomorrow
After fire alarm and closure today, District Attorney’s Office to open tomorrow

Washoe County “opens the book” with the new Story Stroll Program
New educational walking program brings reading to life at Davis Creek Regional Park

Washoe County District Attorney’s Office closed today
Due to fire alarm, Mills B. Lane Courthouse closed

May 17, 2018

Downtown Reno Library Will Not Be Closed On Thursday, May 24.
Open For Regular Hours.

Washoe County officially opens doors to new Incline Village Community Center
Expanded county campus serves more than 9,000 residents in Tahoe.

Due to rains, pile burning to open this weekend
Pile burning temporarily re-opens for this weekend only

May 16, 2018

WCDA Announces Verdict in Recent Trial
Child Sexual Predator Convicted on Multiple Counts of Sexual Assault and Lewdness with a Child Under 14

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

A new place for the people
Washoe County hosts open house for new Incline Village Community Center on Friday, May 18, 2018.

May 15, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Washoe County receives two awards for financial reporting and budget

Libraries Rock: Summer Reading Program 2018
Sign-ups beginning today, May 15; Program begins June 1.

May 14, 2018

Programs on the Porch at Bowers Mansion
May 25 concert cancelled due to weather

May 11, 2018

WCDA Announces Child Abuse Prosecution Result
Felony Child Abuse Conviction Results in 20 Year Prison Sentence

Open Recruitment Begins for Washoe County Library System’s Library Board of Trustees
Applications accepted until 5 p.m. on Friday, May 25, 2018.

2018 Primary Election Sample Ballots on their way to mailboxes
Washoe County Registrar of Voters Office reminds public ballots are coming

May 10, 2018

May is Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month
Following state and national trends, Washoe County has experienced a decline in the teen birth rates

Calling all students: Flag Day Poem Contest Now Open
Contest in honor of Second Annual Flag Day, all students invited to participate

May 9, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

LAST “Walk with Washoe” Tuesday, October 2
Community invited to explore parks and trails with Washoe County staff

May 8, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve 20 early polling locations for Primary Election

May 7, 2018

Don’t miss the bus, help a senior in need
Stuff A Bus Drive By Donation Drive for Washoe County seniors is May 11, 2018, from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

May 4, 2018

Washoe County Chief Medical Examiner and Coroner Receives National Award
Dr. Laura Knight Honored for Creation of Tissue Donation Program

May 3, 2018

Recruitment for the Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) ends soon!
Make a difference in Washoe County! Volunteer to serve on a CAB.

May 2, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Washoe County Announces Washoe311 Service Center
Citizen service hub offers phone, online support for county services

Washoe County Incline Village/Crystal Bay Citizen Advisory Board Meets on May 7, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Take me out to the ball game
Nevada Wolf Pack baseball and Washoe County Human Services Agency partnering for foster parents.

Help Shape the Washoe County Master Plan
Two online surveys will be used to identify community priorities in planning for the future

May 1, 2018

Community Partnership Brings Dock-Free Bikeshare to Northern Nevada
LimeBike will roll out bikes in Reno, Sparks, Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, University of Nevada, Reno and Washoe County during National Bike to Work Week.

Washoe County Library System Offers Spring Fixit Clinics
Have Something That’s Been Lying Around The House Broken? We Can Help!

April

April 30, 2018

The Washoe County South Truckee Meadows/Washoe Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on May 3, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Washoe County Library System Holds Staff Development Day, May 17.
Most Libraries Will Open at 2 p.m.

April 27, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
The Washoe County Board of Commissioners normally scheduled meeting on June 12, 2018 has been cancelled.

MEDIA ADVISORY: Lawyer In The Library Pro Bono Event
Special event to provide free legal services

Candidate Forums Held At The Downtown Reno Library.
Speak Youth To Power! Forums Offered This May.

October survivors urged to connect with Resiliency Center for support group help
Contact the Vegas Strong Resiliency Center to get connected to available resources in your area.

February

**New Date** Public Workshop: Proposed Amendments to the Washoe County Development Code
Washoe County is looking for the public's input on two potential Development Code Amendments.

April

April 26, 2018

Deadline to register to vote is fast-approaching
Washoe County Registrar of Voters reminds community of upcoming deadlines

April 25, 2018

NDOT to Begin Third Season of State Route 28 Shared Use Path Construction
Single Lane Closures To Begin April 30

Community to Celebrate New Neighborhood Mural
Graffiti-tagged space transformed into a point of neighborhood pride - Reno Councilman Oscar Delgado

La Posada Road Closure
Sections of La Posada Drive in Sparks to Close for Widening Project

Sparks Story Circle
Community invited to participate

Local government encouraging seniors to engage at every age
Older Americans Month Opening Ceremonies is Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at 10 a.m.

April 24, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners hear about budget, bikeshare and a beautification of parks

Health District identifies recalled Kratom products in Washoe County
Officials warn of food poisoning concerns that prompted FDA action

First mosquito abatement operation of 2018 starts Wednesday
Larviciding will cover 1,200 acres throughout southern Washoe County

April 23, 2018

Washoe County Receives National Award
Sober 24 Program honored with Public Service Award at 2018 Lifesavers Conference

Wilbur D. May Arboretum Spring Clean-Up Day this weekend
Volunteers needed to get public garden ready for spring

April 20, 2018

Spring Pile Burning Ends This Sunday
Spring Pile Burning Ends Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 2p.m.

Miss the Lands Bill Meetings?
Find information about the Lands Bill, links to watch the meetings and links to our online survey.

April 19, 2018

25 Year Sentence for Drug Trafficking and Home Invasion
Washoe County District Attorney Announces Results of Recent Prosecution

April 18, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Guilty Verdict in Lewdness with a Child Case
WCDA Announces Conviction of Child Sexual Predator

Washoe County Health District releases 2017 Annual Report
Publication joins 2017 Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) Annual Report as most recent local health reports

Health District releases Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) Annual Report
More accomplishments expected in 2018

April 17, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners issue proclamations, accept donations and direct special district funds

April 14, 2018

TMFPD Crews Deploying to the Rhea Fire
TMFPD Crews Deploying to the Rhea Fire

April 13, 2018

Habitual Criminal Sentencing Result
Repeat Offender Convicted in Multiple Felony Cases Sentenced to Life in Prison

Reno Story Circle
Community invited to participate

May

Nixon Story Circle
Community invited to participate

April

Volunteers Needed for Ballot Measure Committees
Short-term committees created for new ballot question

April 12, 2018

CAC Pinwheel Ceremony and Open House
Upcoming Washoe County Child Advocacy Center Events in Honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month

Washoe County goes “Blue & Green” for Donate Life Month
Community asked to wear blue & green to raise awareness for tissue donation

April 11, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Washoe County Citizen Survey Now Open
Community invited to participate in comprehensive quality of life survey

Public invited to help ‘forge new ground’ with proposed Lands Bill
Feedback needed on growth and conservation in Washoe County

April 10, 2018

Top headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Smoke-free parks heading to Washoe County

April 9, 2018

Sentencing in Lewdness Case
WCDA Announces Multiple Life Prison Terms for Child Sexual Offender

Treat Me Right
Enhancing trust between patients and providers

April 5, 2018

TMFPD advises residents of closed burning, recommends preparation for upcoming storm
TMFPD Advises Residents of Burning Restrictions, Storm Preparation

April means rain showers and plenty of blue pinwheels
April is National Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month.

Mortgage Payoff
A reminder from the Washoe County Treasurer's Office

Washoe County Regional Parks & Open Space is seeking community input on the future of parks
Community invited to Parks Master Plan Public Workshops

April 4, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Sentencing of Habitual Criminal
WCDA Announces 20 Year Sentence Secured in Burglary and Theft Prosecution

Washoe County Health District reports measles case
Recommends vaccine and other measures for contacts

Be prepared ahead of the storm
Sandbag locations in Washoe County

April 3, 2018

New Tissue Donation Program Breathes New Hope into “Donate Life Month”
WC Medical Examiner & Nevada Donor Network Create Lifesaving Program

April 2, 2018

Washoe County Library System Launches Technology Survey
Community Input Requested Through the Month of April 2018.

Washoe County joins NACo in celebrating National County Government Month
2018 Theme focuses on the Underserved

North Valleys Citizen Advisory Board Meets on April 9, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

March 30, 2018

Animal Services Newsletter
Please enjoy our free newsletter.

March

Washoe County South Truckee Meadows/Washoe Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on April 5, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

March 28, 2018

Washoe County Incline Village/Crystal Bay Citizen Advisory Board Meets on April 2, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

March 27, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Today’s agenda included marijuana regulations, plans for a solar energy storage facility project and approval of 911 surcharge to fund body cameras

2018 Chronic Disease Report Card for Washoe County now available
View a summary report of chronic health conditions and primary risk factors

March 26, 2018

WCDA Announces Guilty Verdict
Defendant in Recent Tragic DUI Death Case Convicted

Lemmon Drive Update
Crews working to install more barrier, re-open Lemmon Drive

March 22, 2018

Crystal Bay/Third Creek Avalanche Warning Now Lifted
Washoe County Emergency Management lifts alert

March 21, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

New Idea Boxes Unveiled At The Spanish Springs Library, March 25
Fun, Interactive Idea Box Faire!

March 20, 2018

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners issue proclamations honoring key people and events in our community

Weather Update
Sandbag locations in Washoe County

It's Recruitment Time for Washoe County's 9 Citizen Advisory Boards
Make a difference in Washoe County! Volunteer to serve on your Citizen Advisory Board (CAB).

March 19, 2018

Winter Preparation: Calm before the Storm
Residents asked to prepare ahead of this week’s weather

March 16, 2018

One year later: Lemmon Valley Update
Washoe County Building and Health head back out to inspect homes

All Crystal Bay/Third Creek Avalanche Alerts Now Lifted
An update from Washoe County Emergency Management

March 15, 2018

Weather Update
An update to Lemmon Valley residents

Food for Fines Is Back! April 1 - April 30, 2018
Help feed the hungry while you take care of your overdue fines.

March 14, 2018

Guilty Verdict In Recent Trial
Felony Domestic Battery Prosecution Results in Conviction

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

March 13, 2018

Top headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve vendor for law enforcement body cameras

March 12, 2018

3rd Annual Children's Cancer Classic
Washoe County DA's Office to Play in Charity Basketball Matchup

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation release Nevada County Health Rankings
Health status to be discussed in two forums in Reno and Las Vegas

March 7, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

The Washoe County North Valleys Citizen Advisory Board Meets on March 12, 2018 at the Reno-Stead Airport
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

March 6, 2018

March 7, 2018 Spanish Springs Citizen Advisory Board Meeting is Cancelled
For more information and to comment on the development application

March 3, 2018

All Crystal Bay Avalanche Warnings Now Lifted
An update from Washoe County Emergency Management

Stage 2 Avalanche Warning issued for Crystal Bay area
Washoe County Emergency Management raises alert

March 2, 2018

Stage 1 Avalanche Warning issued for Crystal Bay area
A Warning from Washoe County Emergency Management

Health District announces Foodborne Illness Risk Factor Survey results and workshops
Attend a free workshop to help EHS staff develop intervention strategies in order to improve food handling practices and behaviors identified in the Risk Factor Study.

March 1, 2018

Keep It Clean - Know the Code Burn Code ends
Only one Red Burn Code day recorded this season

Tonight's South Truckee Meadows Citizen Advisory Board Meeting is Cancelled
The STM/WV CAB meeting scheduled for March 1 is cancelled due to hazardous weather conditions.

Job Opening For Librarian I
Job Alert - Librarian I - Open Competitive/Countywide Promotional Recruitment

February

Feb. 28, 2018

Washoe County Medical Examiner’s Office employee honored with award
Kelli Oxborrow receives Have a Heart Award

Feb. 27, 2018

Pandering Conviction Leads to Prison Term
WCDA Announces Defendant Sentenced to 10 Years In Prison

Drug Trafficking Conviction Update
Defendant Found Guilty Last Year Given 25 Year Prison Term for Drug Trafficking and ID Theft

Sentencing in Tragic DUI Death Case
District Attorney Announces 40 Year Prison Term Secured

Top headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve creation of new Board to address regional homelessness

Feb. 26, 2018

Come See The Dog Pound Crew!
Touring Young B-Boying Dancers At This Exciting Free Program in March.

Want To Learn How To Become A DJ?
Join Us Every Wednesday In March At The Duncan/Traner Community Library!

Washoe County Property Taxes Due March 5
Reminder to residents, fourth installment due date is drawing near

Feb. 23, 2018

TMFPD/SFD Host Press Conference to Celebrate Roll Out of Enhanced Automatic Aid
Truckee Meadows Fire and Sparks Fire Host Press Conference, Kick Off Enhanced Automatic Aid

Washoe County South Truckee Meadows Washoe Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on March 1, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community

Feb. 21, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Concurrent Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Concurrent Board Meeting.

Truckee Meadows Fire and Sparks Fire Roll Out Enhanced Automatic Aid
TMFPD and Sparks Fire Roll Out Enhanced Automatic Aid

New Voting Equipment Open House
Registrar of Voters Office wants the community to experience new voting tablets

Feb. 20, 2018

Top headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve Five-Year Master Plan for funding for law enforcement body cameras

Spring Family Estate Planning Workshop Series Offered At Sierra View Library
Learn How to Take Charge of Your Own Money and Estate.

Feb. 16, 2018

Wilbur D. May Arboretum Needs Volunteers
Opportunities in bloom to lead tours, gardening and more

Feb. 15, 2018

Washoe County administrative offices and libraries closed for Presidents Day
Washoe County Clerk’s office remains open

Bighorns to host Make Good Choices Night
Make Good Choices Night for children Feb. 21, 2018.

Feb. 14, 2018

Guilty Verdict Secured
WCDA Announces Results of Recent Child Abuse Prosecution

Report on February 6, 2017 OIS Incident
District Attorney Releases Findings in Officer Involved Shooting Investigation

Waste Management Works to Reduce Windblown Trash
Free and low-cost options available for excess recycling disposal

Feb. 13, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Top headlines to know from Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve resolution and $25K to support Nevada Water Innovation Campus

Feb. 8, 2018

Washoe County North Valleys Citizen Advisory Board Meets on February 12, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

WCDA's Office Announcement
Please follow the links to the newest edition of the Washoe County District Attorney's Office Newsletter

Feb. 7, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Feb. 6, 2018

It's easy to check your property tax status
A reminder from the Washoe County Treasurer's Office

Feb. 5, 2018

MEDIA ADVISORY: Washoe County to Host Public Event on Recreational Marijuana
Zoning, business licensing and public safety among issues for discussion

Feb. 2, 2018

WCDA Sentencing
Habitual Offender Convicted on Deadly Weapon Charge Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison

Feb. 1, 2018

Washoe County East Truckee Canyon Citizen Advisory Board Meets on February 7, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

January

Jan. 31, 2018

Home Invasion and Burglary Prosecution
WCDA Sentencing Result - Defendant in Cold Springs Crime Spree Receives 18 Year Prison Term

Washoe County Sun Valley Citizen Advisory Board Meets on February 5, 2018
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards (CABs) provide an opportunity for you to learn more about proposed development in your community.

Cooperative Extension’s Gardening in Nevada classes return in February
University teams up with Washoe Parks and Bartley Ranch to offer free series

Jan. 30, 2018

WCDA Announces Sentencing in Child Predator Case
Trial Conviction Results in Life in Prison

As Winter Cools Down, Carbon Monoxide Deaths Rise
Washoe County Medical Examiner & Fire Chief Warn Public, Share Tips

Jan. 29, 2018

Washoe County Libraries Closed For Presidents' Day Holiday, February 19.
North Valleys Library Branch Also Closed on Tuesday, February 20, 2018.

Jan. 24, 2018

Marijuana zoning, business licensing and public safety
Washoe County is hosting a public workshop on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.

Firearms Offense Results in 13 Year Prison Term
WCDA Releases Prosecution Outcome in Recent Habitual Offender Case

Jan. 23, 2018

Top headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners approve new ordinance changes for Animal Services

Jan. 22, 2018

Enjoy TEDx FREE…@ your library®
The Downtown Reno Library Will Livestream TEDxUniversityofNevada, Saturday, January 27, 2018.

Notice of Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Workshop
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Workshop.

Jan. 19, 2018

Guilty Verdict in Trial
WCDA Secures Conviction in Felony Battery Prosecution

District Attorney Releases Findings
Report on December, 2016 Officer Involved Shooting Incident

Vacancy Announcement for Washoe County Building Program Enterprise Fund Committee
Washoe County is Seeking Applicants to Serve on the Washoe County Building Program Enterprise Fund Committee: DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED

Jan. 17, 2018

Parents encouraged to keep children healthy this flu season
Circulating virus extremely serious for children and older adults

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Winter weather is set to whip through Washoe County
With winds and snow on the horizon, preparation is key

Jan. 16, 2018

Scam Alert
WCDA's Office Warns of Possible Scam Calls

Habitual Offender Sentenced
Conviction for Fraud Against Elderly Victim Results in 20 Year Prison Sentence

Historic Reno Preservation Society Presents Several Programs at Local Libraries
Learn about Reno history!

Top headlines to know from the Board of County Commissioners meeting
Commissioners proclaim January 2018 National Radon Awareness Action Month

Jan. 12, 2018

First in the State: Bilingual in Emergency Testing
Washoe County and partners successfully test first dual-language emergency alert

Jan. 11, 2018

Free Radon Programs Offered At Several Local Libraries
Learn About Radon in Washoe County.

Washoe County administrative offices and libraries closed January 15
Washoe County Clerk’s office remains open

Jan. 9, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Top headlines to know from Board of County Commissioners meeting
Washoe County Commission selects new Chair and Vice Chair

Upcoming Spanish Springs, South Truckee Meadows\Washoe Valley and North Valleys Citizen Advisory Meetings
The Washoe County Citizen Advisory Boards provide an opportunity for residents to learn more about proposed development in their communities.

Washoe County Library System Strategic Plan, 2018-2020
Approved and Adopted by the Library Board of Trustees.

Public Workshop: Proposed Amendments to the Washoe County Development Code
Washoe County is looking for the public’s input on two potential Development Code Amendments relating to: 1) Building Placement Standard regarding how a setback is measured from an access easement and from the edge of County maintained road; AND 2) Height of an accessory structure located within the side or rear yard setback.

Jan. 8, 2018

Washoe County announces new healthy-eating program for restaurants
Healthier menu choices will now be available in participating diners

Jan. 5, 2018

Have a Holly, Jolly, Sustainable Christmas
KTMB’s Christmas Tree Recycling Program is open through January 7, 2018

USA Cycling Cyclocross National Championships to gear up at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
Park to transform, some areas unavailable for regular use

Jan. 4, 2018

Influenza cases on the rise in Washoe County
Vaccination reduces your risk of serious illness

Let music warm your soul with “Come in from the Cold”
Bartley Ranch Regional Park kicks off 2018 music series

Jan. 3, 2018

Upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Meeting
Agenda for the upcoming Washoe County Board of Commissioners Board Meeting.

Washoe County, TRPA Working Together on Permitting Process Change
New permitting for Washoe County portion of Lake Tahoe Basin

All Washoe County Libraries Closed on Monday, January 15
Libraries Closed In Honor Of Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday

Call 311 to find resources, ask questions, and utilize Washoe County services. Learn More »
Call 311 to find resources, ask questions, and utilize Washoe County services. Learn More »