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Dollar General Decision Expected Next Week

It’s been three years since a Dollar General store was first proposed in Alta Sierra, and one week from now, we’ll learn what will happen to that proposal and two others. The Nevada County Planning Commission will meet next Thursday…

Listen to Tyler Barrington 1

After the Alta Sierra store was proposed, the same applicant came up with two other proposals–one for a store in Penn Valley, and another on Rough and Ready Highway. The three are separate, but share the same environmental impact report. County Principal Planner Tyler Barrington says the commission will consider each proposal one at a time, and there will be a public comment for each one, but after that, he expects some sort of resolution one way or the other…

Listen to Tyler Barrington 2

The proposals have met a lot of opposition from local residents. The meeting will be at the Rood Center, in the Board of Supervisors chambers.


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