Candidates line up for recall election
Portola City Clerk Leslie Tigan certified nominations Jan. 31 for candidates seeking to fill Dan Wilson’s seat, should he be recalled, on the City Council.
A special municipal recall election has been set for April 10. Citizens will have a chance to retain or recall Wilson, as well as choose a replacement if the recall is successful. The election will be handled by mail.
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7-11 committee takes comment from public, teachers at latest meeting
On Wednesday, Feb. 1, the District Advisory Committee for Chester area schools, also called the “7-11” committee, met for the second of its six weekly meetings. On the agenda for the meeting were three orders of business directly linked with the committee’s charge to provide the Plumas Unified School District (PUSD) board of trustees with a recommendation regarding proposed school closures and consolidations.
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EQSD engineer recommends districts collaborate for new treatment plant
Quincy’s two service districts aren’t likely to consolidate in the near future. But an engineer’s report recommended they join forces to tackle the valley’s wastewater treatment problem.
East Quincy Services District engineer Dan Bastian recommended the districts collaborate in an effort to build a new treatment plant.
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Family suing county over inadequate A&D services
The family of a woman who died of a drug overdose is suing Plumas County for half a million dollars.
The lawsuit claims the county was negligent and failed to perform mandatory duties by not providing adequate alcohol and drug services.
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School board meets Wednesday evening in Quincy
Items related to school closure sprinkled throughout agenda
When the governing board of Plumas Unified School District meets Wednesday evening, Feb. 8, in the multi-purpose room at Quincy Elementary School, 246 Alder Street in Quincy, it will take up a number of issues related to proposed school closures.
Although the meeting is scheduled to start at 5 p.m., because it follows the Plumas County Office of Education board meeting, it may begin later.
Read more: School board meets Wednesday evening in Quincy