Kern County Public Works and Kern Refuse Haulers are hosting a Bulky Waste Collection Event on Saturday, October 27th, 2018. Residents with bulky items to be disposed of can stop by any of the three drop-off locations from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon ONLY.
The Kern County Board of Supervisors has authorized up to $100,000 to be used to assist qualified groups in efforts to attract visitors to the region. The focus of this grant cycle is out-of-county marketing. Applications are due by 5pm on Friday, November 16, 2018.
Public Works employees are asking for the public's help to maintain the current recycling programs. Trash put in the blue bins adds extra cost to the separation process, so let's all do our part by placing only accepted recyclables in the blue bins.
Parks are a priority in Kern County and we want to share updates on what we’ve done to keep our parks ready for use and what we have planned in the future. Please take a few moments to learn about our beautiful Kern County Parks.
The County and Kern Law Enforcement Association leaders have been in active negotiations for nearly six months. Recently, union members voted down a tentative agreement and voiced their displeasure with the County. Here’s a look at the proposals.
Implements and enforces policies and procedures that ensure county operations are in compliance with government laws and regulations, county ordinance codes, and departmental procedures. Includes a reporting procedure for allegations of fraud, waste and abuse.