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
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
Updated Information on the Medical Marijuana Cultivation Ordinance
November 17, 2015 Amended MMCO Enforcement Provisions - posted 11/23/15
Please be advised that the Planning Commission meeting scheduled for February 17, 2016, has been cancelled. The next regular meeting of the Planning Commission will be held on March 16, 2016.
Frequently Asked Questions re Crystal Geyser Water Company Bottling Plant in Mt. Shasta - posted 2/4/14
Update of the Siskiyou County General Plan Housing Element (large 4mb file) - posted 8/22/14
JH Ranch Documentation - posted 2/26/14
Montague Septage Pond Sample Results - posted 11/3/15
Burn Day Status
Today is a Burn Day. Burn hours are 8AM to 6PM.
The Fire Season has been declared over as per Cal Fire on November 16, 2015.
Agricultural and non-agricultural burn permits are available from the Air Pollution Control District for burning in unincorporated areas. The District does not issue permits for residential burning. Please see the District web page for more information.
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.