Washoe County Announcements



Apr. 24, 2015

Washoe County Commissioners accepting applications to fill Library Board vacancies
Applications accepted until May 11, 2015 to fill two vacancies.

Enrollment for TMFPD Kids' Fire Camp is open now
Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District’s Kids’ fire camp is June 23-25.

Apr. 23, 2015

Jury convicts Reno man of multiple offenses
Prosecutors to seek maximum sentence.

Working together, we can Make it Clean and Keep it Safe
Get your free cleanup kit now to start making your community clean and safe.

Apr. 22, 2015

Happy Earth Day from Washoe County
View the brief video highlighting spring in Washoe County.

Vaccinate your dog or cat
Animal Services offers low cost vaccination clinic for dogs and cats.

Apr. 21, 2015

Highlights from Washoe County Board of Commissioners meeting
Volunteers for Washoe County are recognized for dedication to the County.

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District meeting highlights
Tentative budget approved for Fire Protection District.

Apr. 20, 2015

Conversations with a Washoe County Commissioner
Get to know Commissioner Bob Lucey at the South Valleys Library.

Apr. 17, 2015

Judge sentences habitual criminal in gun crime
Jesse Albert Moreno sentenced to 20 years.

Apr. 16, 2015

Job opening for Cook – Juvenile Services
Job Alert - Cook – Juvenile Services- Open Competitive

Washoe County DA finds officer involved shooting legally justified
Report shows police officers exercised life saving measures.

Apr. 14, 2015

Highlights from Washoe County Board of Commissioners meeting
County Manager John Slaughter highlights plans to encourage economic development.

Job opening for Public Health Emergency Response Coordinator
Job Alert - Public Health Emergency Response Coordinator - Open Competitive / Countywide Promotional

Recap of the 2015 State of the County
Learn how Washoe County impacts citizens every day.

Apr. 13, 2015

Washoe County Manager John Slaughter to deliver State of the County
Tuesday's presentation will focus on how Washoe County impacts citizens every day.

Celebrate National Library Week at the Washoe County Library April 12-18
Have you been to the library lately? There's no time like the present.

Apr. 10, 2015

Help keep Crystal Peak Park crystal clean
Help Cabela's and Washoe County spruce up Crystal Peak Park in Verdi.

Apr. 9, 2015

Washoe County Health District communicator earns national recognition
Ulibarri awarded credential for public health communication.

Judge sentences repeat felon in Home Invasion
Chevy Lewis sentenced to more than 11 years in prison.

Voice your opinion and make a difference on Citizen Advisory Boards in Washoe County
Applications are accepted now through May 1 for appointments beginning July 1.

Apr. 8, 2015

Skan pleads guilty to stalking local high school girls
Defendant inappropriately videotaped teenage girls during high school sporting events.

How Washoe County is working to conserve water during the ongoing drought
Washoe County reducing water use by ten percent at County parks, buildings and golf courses.

Apr. 7, 2015

Washoe County launches new website
Washoe County unveils a new, more mobile-friendly website.

Apr. 6, 2015

Volunteers needed for Spring Cleanup Day at May Arboretum
Help get Washoe County's public garden ready for spring.

Apr. 2, 2015

North Valleys Citizen Advisory Board Meeting
Opportunity for North Valleys area residents to discuss community issues April 13.

A chance for your child to be a firefighter for a week
Enrollment for TMFPD Kids’ Fire Camp is open now.

Apr. 1, 2015

Washoe County leaders invest in the next generation
Washoe County hosts Take Your Sons and Daughters to Work Day.


Mar. 31, 2015

Washoe County wins 33rd consecutive excellence in financial reporting award
Highest recognition for governmental accounting and financial reporting goes to Washoe County.

Washoe County Library System introduces Flipster, a new way to access digital magazines
The one-stop-shop for digital magazines allows library patrons to browse the latest issues of the most sought after magazines.

Mar. 30, 2015

April Library Newsletter
Spring into the Library this April.

Mar. 27, 2015

Washoe County Commission's Statement on Retirement of Senator Harry Reid
Senator Reid's leadership will be missed in Washoe County.

Job Opening for Work Program Field Supervisor – Juvenile Services
Job Alert - Work Program Field Supervisor – Juvenile Services- Open Competitive / Countywide Promotional.

Mar. 24, 2015

Highlights from Washoe County Board of Commissioners meeting
Commissioners support Senator Debbie Smith's School Capital Projects Bill.

Health District Issues Position Statement on E-Cigarettes
Health District indicates e-cigarettes are dangerous to users and those exposed to second-hand vapors.

Mar. 23, 2015

You're invited to the 2015 State of the County
Join us Tuesday, April 14 at 10 a.m. at the Washoe County Commission Chambers.

Mar. 18, 2015

Microchip your pet for free
Washoe County Regional Animal Services offers free microchipping.

Mar. 17, 2015

You are invited to a Regional Jobs Network meeting
Free event empowers people to develop independence.

Mar. 11, 2015

Job Opening for Registered Nurse – Juvenile Services
Job Alert - Registered Nurse – Juvenile Services - Open Competitive / Countywide Promotional

Job Opening for Recreational Coordinator
Job Alert - Recreational Coordinator - Open Competitive / Countywide Promotional