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States of Emergency Declared in Nevada County

The storms of this week have done an estimated half-a-million dollars worth of damage in Nevada County, and those preliminary estimates are expected to go up. Because of this, a state of emergency has been declared in the county…

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Steve Monaghan says that will happen Tuesday morning–the Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting at 9am. Monaghan says declaring a state of emergency does not automatically guarantee state or federal funding. The county will make all necessary repairs, and then hope to get reimbursed at a later date…

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Monaghan says the city of Grass Valley also declared an emergency after a sinkhole opened up this week off of Freeman Lane. The Town of Truckee has also declared an emergency after the storms. Also, Monaghan also says if you have a business or residence that has suffered damage and are uninsured or underinsured, you are asked to contact county staff. You may qualify for a Small Business Administration loan.

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