County News

October 28, 2015
Tulare County Walnut Buying Period to Start November 1st

Tulare County Agricultural Commissioner Marilyn Kinoshita announced today that the walnut-buying period will begin Sunday, November 1st as the County’s nut theft ordinance continues to be enforced.

October 28, 2015
County Awarded $2.8 Million for Safe Routes to School

In an effort to increase the number of children who walk or bicycle to school, the California Transportation Committee (CTC), has awarded Tulare County with $2.8 million in grants for Safe Routes to School (SRTS) infrastructure improvement projects.  Over 600 projects from across the state of California were submitted with 90 being selected for funding, including two in Tulare County. 

September 18, 2015
Board of Supervisors Formalizes Step Up Committee; Community Forum Planned in Visalia

The Tulare County Board of Supervisors has officially established Step Up as a formal advisory committee.  In doing so, the Step Up Committee will solidify the future of the program which seeks to address issues that affect all youth in Tulare County. 

August 6, 2015
Tulare County Launches Digital Photography Contest; Seeks Entries

Calling all local photographers!  The County of Tulare has announced a digital photography contest designed to gather images that showcase the beauty of Tulare County.  Each photo submission will be judged in one of three categories: city, agriculture, and mountains.  A grand prize winner will be awarded for the best overall image along with a first place winner in each category for a total of four winners.  The deadline to apply is Thursday, August 20, 2015.

Boards, Commissions, and Special District Applications Now Available Online
July 9, 2015
Boards, Commissions, and Special District Applications Now Available Online

Tulare County residents who would like to become more involved in public policy can now submit an application to do so online.  The County of Tulare announced today that applications to serve on an advisory board, commission, or committee are now accessible in a user-friendly, online format on the Clerk of the Board’s website.