Press & Media

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To find Communications Archives from 2017, view the Communications Archive 2017 page.

Press Releases 2018


Turkey Trot this Sunday, Nov 14th 

SLTFR helps battle Camp Fire, Nov 8


"Bikes for Kids", May 10
Death Ruled Accidental (PDF), May 8
Applicants for Planning Commission (PDF), May 8
Development Services Department April Stats (PDF), May 8
2018 Caltrans Roadwork Schedule (PDF)
El Dorado County Food Bank Information (PDF), May 3
Let's Have a Conversation (PDF), May 3
K9 Tara Retiring (PDF), May 3
Police Department Seeks Public's Help (PDF), May 2
Stop the Bleed Training (PDF), May 2
2018 Fire Department Services (PDF), May 2


Human Trafficking in SLT (PDF), April 25
Police Department Annual Awards Ceremony (PDF), April 18
Lifeguard and Water Safety Instruction Classes (PDF), April 18
City Requests DA's Office to Investigate Allegations Made by Councilmember (PDF), April 16
Mayor's Response to Councilmembers Allegations (PDF), April 16
Tree Removal Permits (PDF), April 12
Blood Drive on May 11 (PDF), April 11
City Hosts "Let's Have a Conversation (PDF), April 10
City Soliciting Applications for Planning Commission (PDF), April 5
Sand Bags Available for Residents (PDF), April 4
City Adopts Polystyrene Ban (PDF), April 3
Pamela Suwinsky Death Ruled Accidental Drowning (PDF), April 2
Editorial by Chief Meston (PDF), April 2


Practice Time for Kayak Rolling at Rec Center (PDF), March 27
Summer Job Fair (PDF), March 27
City's Public Works Dept. Prioritizes Disaster Mitigation (PDF), March 22
Fire Department Hosts Tourniquet Training (PDF), March 20
Assault with a Shotgun Suspect Arrested (PDF), March 14
City Hosts 3rd Lets Have a Conversation (PDF), March 9
Sound Monitoring for SnowGlobe (PDF), March 9
City Manager Nancy Kerry Resigns (PDF), March 6
Community Blood Drive Rescheduled (PDF), March 1
City Hires Principal Human Resources Analyst (PDF), March 1


Winter Storm Conditions in SLT (PDF), February 28
Bijou Park Creek Restoration Project Update (PDF), February 16
Development Services By The Numbers (PDF), February 15
Sierra Blvd Complete Streets Project (PDF), February 15
Cannabis Workshop (PDF), February 15
Third City Art Gallery Opening (PDF), February 14
Acting CM Identifies Top Priorities (PDF), February 9
City Releases Highway 50 Road Safety Audit (PDF), February 8
Fire Chief Appointed Acting City Manager (PDF), February 7
City Hosts Second "Let's Have a Conversation (PDF), February 5


City Seeking Requests for Proposals (PDF), January 30
Call for Artists (PDF), January 29
STAT Feb 2018 (PDF), January 29
DV Suspect in Custody (PDF), January 23
Threat to High School on Social Media Unfounded (PDF), January 18
Let's Have a Conversation (PDF), January 16
City's Online Service Request Portal (PDF), January 12
New Year's Eve Police Department Stats (PDF), January 2