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    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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    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 

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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News: The Barbed Wire

U.S. House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) and Representative Scott Peters (D-San Diego) are gearing up to introduce legislation in...Read more
RCRC, along with a coalition of government partners, supports Assembly Bill 1944, authored by Assembly Member Alex Lee (D-San Jose)...Read more
On May 13th, Governor Newson released his Administration’s 2022-23 May Revision. The Rural Rundown captures highlights of the proposal as...Read more
On Wednesday, May 18th, Governor Newsom announced the latest round of awards granted in Project Homekey, a program administered by...Read more
On Wednesday, May 18th, Senator Dianne Feinstein along with Senators Mark Kelly (D-Arizona) and Kyrsten Sinema (D-Arizona) introduced the Support...Read more
On May 12th, twenty-four U.S. Senators—including California Senators Feinstein and Padilla—wrote in a letter that the Secure and Fair Enforcement...Read more
On May 11th, the U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed the Federal Firefighters Fairness Act of 2022 ( H.R. 2499...Read more
Long before hikers begin long distance treks across the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), each hiker receives education from Pacific Crest...Read more
In the sixth and final installment of the Digital Governance series, Nevada County Chief Information Officer, Steve Monaghan, details the...Read more
Announcements regarding hearings, grants, and public comment notices of importance to California's rural counties. CPUC Engagement Survey For Local Governments...Read more
Announcements regarding key staffing changes of importance to California's rural counties. Anthony Crawford, of West Sacramento , has been appointed...Read more
RCRC press releases and related news clips about RCRC and our member counties. Please note that a subscription may be...Read more
Information related to the current status of legislation impacting California’s rural counties. AB 522 (Fong) Forestry: Forest Fire Prevention Exemption...Read more