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Carson City’s new voting machines simple to use

2019-10-15T11:19:13-07:00February 21st, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

--via nevadaappeal.com Carson City's voting equipment is going back to the future. The Clerk-Recorders Office is holding an open house on Thursday to unveil the new gear and show voters how to use it. "The simplicity of this is unbelievable," said Sue Merriwether, clerk-recorder, last [...]

Housing shortage a leading issue for Carson City

2019-10-15T11:19:13-07:00February 21st, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

--via nevadaappeal.com Carson City officials expect to take on a range of complex issues in 2018. A new waste management contract is on the horizon and could change how the city recycles. A new formula for stormwater rates is being considered to more equitably distribute [...]

Carson City property tax rate to stay same

2019-10-15T11:19:13-07:00February 21st, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

--via nevadaappeal.com The Board of Supervisors voted to maintain Carson City's current property tax rate and discussed ways to spend additional revenue expected in the coming fiscal year. The city needs to submit its property tax rate to the Department of Taxation by Feb. 22 [...]

Changes in Carson City health inspections a step closer

2019-10-15T11:19:13-07:00February 21st, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

--via nevadaappeal.com Carson City took a step closer to changing its restaurant inspection process. The Board of Health, comprised of the Board of Supervisors, Dr. Susan Pintar and Sheriff Kenny Furlong, recommended code amendments be referred to the supervisors on Thursday. Carson City Health and [...]

Carson City budget augmented by $38.2 million

2019-10-15T11:19:13-07:00February 21st, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

--via nevadaappeal.com Carson City's 2017-2018 fiscal year budget was augmented by $38.2 million by the Board of Supervisors on Thursday. The increase was due primarily to carryover of program costs from the prior years' budget, and additional revenue, said Jason Link, chief financial officer. The [...]

Carson City Utility Finance Oversight Committee receives update on major water, sewer and stormwater initiatives

2019-10-15T15:56:32-07:00February 21st, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

--via nevadaappeal.com The Utility Finance Oversight Committee received an update on some of Carson City's major water, sewer and stormwater initiatives on Monday. A program to help low-income homeowners with their water bills may be ready to implement in July, after an ordinance establishing the [...]

CHS health students introduced to Advocates to End Domestic Violence community agency

2019-10-15T11:19:13-07:00February 16th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

Freshman health students at Carson High School took courses Tuesday morning from Advocates to End Domestic Violence. The nonprofit organization provides shelter and support services to victims of domestic violence within Carson City and surrounding communities. Advocates’ primary mission is to keep families together and [...]

Lake Tahoe’s own Jamie Anderson wins Olympic gold at Pyeongchang

2019-10-15T11:19:13-07:00February 16th, 2018|News, Uncategorized|

Jamie Anderson of South Lake Tahoe is the winner of back-to-back Olympic gold medals, her latest at the 2018 Winter games in South Korea. During the slopestyle snowboard event at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Bokwang Phoenix Snow Park, competitors had to wait [...]