A high sierra environment, Washoe County benefits from a variety of flora including pine trees
A high sierra environment, Washoe County benefits from a variety of flora including pine trees
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John Slaughter - Washoe County Manager Kevin Schiller - Assistant County Manager
County Manager John Slaughter        Assistant County Manager Kevin Schiller
Office of the County Manager

Mission: The mission of the Washoe County Manager’s Office is to provide effective leadership in support of Washoe County’s vision, governance and exemplary service.

As chief executive for Washoe County, the County Manager serves as liaison between the Board of County Commissioners and elected and appointed  department directors, other  governmental  jurisdictions,  community  and  business  groups,  employees,  and county customers.  The Manager’s Office facilitates presentation of issues to the Board for  their  consideration,  and  the  Manager’s  staff  ensures  effective  implementation  of direction given by the BCC. As with some other departments, the roles of this department are split between different functions of government. Learn more about the Manager’s Office and its divisions and programs.

Sep 12, 2014
Compensation $100 per day for meetings held in January and February.
Sep 9, 2014
Commissioners approved a $2.7 million grant to improve permanency placement for children in foster care.
Sep 4, 2014
Tesla factory bringing thousands of jobs to northern Nevada.
Sep 3, 2014
Offices closed earlier today due to nearby shooting.
Aug 28, 2014
County Clerk's Reno Office remains open.
Aug 26, 2014
Washoe County Commissioners take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Aug 21, 2014
Commissioners will take the challenge during Tuesday's board meeting.
Aug 12, 2014
Commissioners decide medical marijuana dispensary allocations.
Aug 11, 2014
Aug 5, 2014
Op-ed from County Commissioners: Nevadans need local solution for Nevada sage-grouse.

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