• Colusa County

    California's Rural Counties

    RCRC is a thirty-nine member county strong service organization
    advocating on behalf of California’s rural counties.

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  • Winner- RCRC Fifth Annual Rural County Photo Contest, Ramiro Ruiz, Monterey County

    California's Rural Counties

    RCRC is a thirty-nine member county strong service organization
    advocating on behalf of California’s rural counties.

    Hometown California Podcast Current Agenda 

     

  • Alpine County

    California's Rural Counties

    RCRC is a thirty-nine member county strong service organization
    advocating on behalf of California’s rural counties.

    Hometown California Podcast Current Agenda 

  • Humboldt County

    California's Rural Counties

    RCRC is a thirty-nine member county strong service organization
    advocating on behalf of California’s rural counties.

    Hometown California Podcast Current Agenda 

     

Hot Issues

Rural Counties Banding Together for Broadband Access

Calaveras County Supervisor Jack Garamendi, Chair of RCRC's newest affiliate entity Golden State Connect Authority (GSCA), discusses how rural counties are banding together to take advantage of recent state and...

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RCRC 2021 Legislative Digest

RCRC's Government Affairs staff advocated on behalf of member counties on hundreds of bills in 2021. The RCRC 2021 Legislative Digest provides an overview of significant bills representing these efforts.Available here.

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Happy Thanksgiving! RCRC is grateful to all those who continue making California's rural counties special! We wish… https://t.co/aUDwNqPGSz
Join GSNR for upcoming Environmental Impact Report scoping meeting for its proposed forest resiliency project. Thes… https://t.co/xIqynoZVcW
With record demand for mental health services, rural counties lack resources to support communities. In this Op-Ed,… https://t.co/u4oHUENOwx
With record demand for mental health services, rural counties lack resources to support communities. In this Op-Ed,… https://t.co/abLFP8bK0C
Despite growing inflation, U.S. unemployment remains low, with more available jobs than job seekers. This PPIC blog… https://t.co/kwSrbv8X83
Last week, California Coastal Commission approved a $300 million-plus proposal for a desalination plant in Monterey… https://t.co/ZZQgZpm9DJ
Nearly 75 percent of California's available water originates in the northern third of the state (north… https://t.co/2MOHWnXFY8
: Cowboys on a foggy morning is 's rural county photo of the week. This photo was captured by… https://t.co/wKOpx128m6
Check out the latest edition of the newsletter, now available! Your source for legislative & regula… https://t.co/pijhGaEJFf
Today, in recognition of National Rural Health Day, President Biden released a proclamation acknowledging challenge… https://t.co/bquzip3YzL
This morning, presented Circle of Service awards to RCRC’s own Policy Advocate Sarah Dukett and General Couns… https://t.co/SKdsOhWaP3
This morning, presented Circle of Service awards to RCRC’s own Policy Advocate Sarah Dukett and General Counc… https://t.co/71otIZXD3q
Over 80% of U.S. Forest Service land in California lies within rural counties? Learn more about our rur… https://t.co/tqRLzKov6R
Addressing California’s water challenges requires managers to explore bold strategies designed to increase supply a… https://t.co/nKNQfEU6fD
This afternoon, the staff volunteered their time at the Sacramento Food Bank and Family Service to aid in the… https://t.co/GnPaoVRB9S
In a new report, researchers highlight growing concerns over wildfire-derived air pollution. The report out… https://t.co/jpC4PH8mMv
: For skiers and snowboarders, the Sierra Nevada Mountains offer endless exploration. With the recent… https://t.co/DWul9UJiC6
: A crisp morning on Donner Lake is 's rural county photo of the week. This photo was capture… https://t.co/4SGXtbsAj1
On this Day, RCRC would like to honor all former and active duty service members from all branches of the… https://t.co/ghCAS9QVqc
: Tomorrow, U.S National Parks will offer free admission in observance of Veterans Day. California hos… https://t.co/L3PYYuiLI1

News: The Barbed Wire

The Barbed Wire newsletter will be on hiatus November 25th for the Thanksgiving holiday and will return December 2nd.Read more
On November 15th, PG&E responded to a joint letter from RCRC and CSAC urging the utility to immediately resume hauling...Read more
On November 8th, several legislators sent a letter to the Public Utilities Commission urging it to grant a motion filed...Read more
On Wednesday, the California Air Resources Board (CARB) released the final draft of its 2022 Scoping Plan for Achieving Carbon...Read more
On Thursday, the USDA Forest Service announced $20.5 million in grants to help states or federally recognized tribes establish temporary...Read more
On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced the investment of nearly $24 million across 45 organizations and institutions...Read more
Announcements regarding hearings, grants, and public comment notices of importance to California's rural counties. Career Opportunities Imperial County is seeking...Read more
Announcements regarding key staffing changes of importance to California's rural counties. Stephen Lau, of Placer County, has been appointed to...Read more
RCRC press releases and related news clips about RCRC and our member counties. Please note that a subscription may be...Read more