County of Siskiyou

This section of the home page is reserved for topics of current interest. What is posted here will vary from week to week and season to season.  RFP's, RFQ's and RFB's will display near the bottom of this page while they are advertised..

County Administration - Topics of Public Interest

It's time to consider becoming a juror on the 2016-17 Civil Grand Jury, check out the Civil Grand Jury page for detail and the application/questionnaire.  The application deadline in May 31, 2016.

Both the U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Small Business Administration issued disaster declarations related to drought for incident period January 1, 2016 and continuing.  This opens up farm loss loans and SBA economic injury disaster loans for Siskiyou County residents. - posted 4/20/2016

Both the U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Small Business Administration issued Drought Declarations for 2015 on December 23, 2015.  This opens up farm loss loans and SBA economic injury disaster loans for Siskiyou County residents. - posted 1/8/2016

Letter from Dave Jones, State Insurance Commissioner re El Nino & Flood Insurance and Fire Insurance-California FAIR Plan and Other Insurance Issues - posted 12/1/2015

Siskiyou County Health Report Card - 2014 - where the county population stands on a number of markers - posted 5/22/2014

Community Development - Public Interest Documents

NEW:  How to file a COMPLAINT regarding a violation of the MEDICAL MARIJUANA CULTIVATION ORDINANCE and updated information on the Medical Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance can be found here:

File a Complaint and the Medical Marijuana Cultivation Information Page.

NEW:  Crystal Geyser Project Page- created 5/12/16

NEW:  Sustainable Groundwater Management Act Workshops Background Information
          Butte Valley Groundwater Basin Map
          Shasta Valley Groundwater Basin Map - posted 4/20/16

NEW: JH Ranch Documentation - posted 4/19/16


Update of the Siskiyou County General Plan Housing Element (large 4mb file) - posted 8/22/14

Burn Day Status

Today is a Burn Day. Burn hours are 8AM to 6PM. 

Fire Season was declared by Cal Fire on May 1, 2016. 

Burn permits may be obtained from Cal Fire, designated US Forest Service Ranger District Offices, or city resident's local city hall or fire department.

Note: The following cities require residential burn permits year-round:  Dorris, Etna, Ft Jones, McCloud, Montague, Mt Shasta, & Yreka.

Residential burning is prohibited in: Lake Shastina, & Tulelake.

Advertised RFP's, RFQ's and RFB's

Notice of Vacancies

PSA II Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council
Posted Date:
05/17/2016
Appointment Date:
06/21/2016
Henley-Hornbrook Cemetery District
Posted Date:
04/12/2016
Appointment Date:
05/03/2016
Local Transportation Commission Social Services Transportation Advisory Council
Posted Date:
04/05/2016
Appointment Date:
05/05/2016
Siskiyou Resource Conservation District
Posted Date:
03/03/2016
Appointment Date:
04/05/2016
Scott Valley Groundwater Advisory Committee
Posted Date:
01/26/2016
Appointment Date:
03/01/2016

Current Press Releases

Press releases from any department display in this location.

S.O. - "Rising Crime Impacted by Lack of Jail Space, Illicit Drugs & Othere Factors Creating Major Public Safety Concerns"
Date Issued:
May 26, 2016
Issuing Department:
Sheriff
S.O. - "Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office Identifies Decedent Involved in Officer-Involved Shooting"
Date Issued:
May 20, 2016
Issuing Department:
Sheriff
S.O. Press Release "Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office, Update on Fatal Deputy-Involved Shooting Incident"
Date Issued:
May 19, 2016
Issuing Department:
Sheriff
S.O. Press Release "Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office, Officer Involved Shooting Hwy A-12"
Date Issued:
May 18, 2016
Issuing Department:
Sheriff

Public Hearings - Notices

This area is reserved for posting of public hearings, other types of hearing notices, and legal notices by any County department. The Clerk's Office is responsible for posting hearings before the Board of Supervisors.

Board of Supervisors - Solid Waste Fees
Posted Date:
05/05/2016
Hearing Date:
06/07/2016
LAFCO Final Budget FY2016-2017 Public Hearing
Posted Date:
05/18/2016
Hearing Date:
06/14/2016