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    California's Rural Counties

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

    Hometown California Podcast Current Agenda 

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FEDERAL SECURE RURAL SCHOOLS

Adopted in 1906, federal law requires the U.S. Forest Service to provide counties and schools with 25 percent of the revenues generated on federal forest lands from a variety of...

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FEDERAL PAYMENTS IN LIEU OF TAXES

In October 1976, Congress enacted the Federal Payments in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) Act to provide federal payments to local governments to help offset losses in property tax revenues due to...

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News: The Barbed Wire

At the Board of Forestry meeting this week, staff announced that the June 22, 2021, regulatory hearing on its proposed...Read more
RCRC and a coalition of private and public employers have joined together to express our opposition to SB 335, authored...Read more
Earlier this week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, in conjunction with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, announced its intent...Read more
On Thursday, RCRC submitted comments on the third set of proposed guidelines of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for...Read more
On Monday, the Chair of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon) released an amendment in the...Read more
On Tuesday, President Biden called off talks with lead Senate GOP infrastructure negotiator Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-West Virginia) after...Read more
On Wednesday, during a hearing before the House Budget Committee, Acting Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Shalanda Young...Read more
In the latest episode of Hometown California , our host, Paul A. Smith, sits down for a conversation with California...Read more
Announcements regarding hearings, grants, and public comment notices of importance to California's rural counties. Public Forum Announced for Southern California...Read more
Resource pages, deadline extensions, and available programs to assist communities impacted by COVID-19. Coronavirus Relief Available from the Small Business...Read more
Information related to the current status of legislation and regulations impacting California’s rural counties.Read more