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NACO News 9-9-16

In this issue we discuss the consolidation of Cooperative Extension into the College of Ag and many other issues important to Nevada’s Counties

Nye County is looking for a Grant & Contract Manager

Under direction of the Comptroller or designee, this person will be performing complex and sensitive administrative, organizational, systems, budgetary and related analyses on grants for a major department, County Manager and/or Board of Commissioners; responsible for the implementation, evaluation, review, preparation and completion of complex professional procurement and contract development activities for all County departments.  […]

Lyon County is currently accepting applications for a full-time Case Manager with Lyon County Human Services.

This position is grant funded within the Differential Response program and will be responsible for conducting home visits with at-risk and overburdened families in Lyon County and surrounding areas.  This position will also be responsible for providing information and referrals, and for developing goals with families. The home-base office location for this position will be […]

Nevada County Representatives Testify in Congress for 6th Time This Year

NACO’s Executive Director, Jeff Fontaine testified before the House Committee on Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations on Thursday regarding the potential impacts to counties if the BLM’s Planning 2.0 rule and regulations changes are put into effect. Jeff’s testimony was Nevada’s second opportunity to testify on the proposed rule.  Humboldt County Commissioner Jim […]

NACo Policy Steering Committee Nominations

The nomination process for membership on National Association of Counties (NACo) policy steering committees is underway. This is a great opportunity to represent Nevada and have a voice in creating the national legislative policies of NACo. If you have interest in a specific issue, expertise on a certain topic, or concerns about the effects of […]