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.

Jul 22, 2014
County Commissioners honor Vietnam Veterans of America.
Visit https://notice.nv.gov for state, local and regional public meeting agendas.
Jul 18, 2014
Laser-guided tour of starry wonders is fun for the whole family July 25 at Spooner Lake.
Low water conditions lead to closure at Lake Tahoe.
Planned power outage in Gerlach, July 27 at 11:59 p.m. through Monday July 28 at 5 a.m.
Jul 14, 2014
Check out RTC's new, free app that shows where local bike racks are available.
Jul 8, 2014
Washoe County Commissioners initiate process for merger between STMGID and TMWA.
Jul 1, 2014
Washoe County's budget fast facts now available.
County Clerk's Reno office remains open.
Jun 24, 2014
Commissioners ask Washoe County citizens for input about single stream recycling.

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