The next trout plant is scheduled for Lake Evans for the week of December 9th, 2019 by the Parks and Recreation Department.
Boundless & Better
Kern County has unveiled their new brand! This regional branding initiative involved the County, the City of Bakersfield, Kern EDC, and the Greater Bakersfield Chamber. Read the full press announcement (PDF) for more information.
Final Report in KCFFU Factfinding Hearing
On Tuesday, October 8, 2019, the factfinding panel issued its final report regarding the contract dispute between Kern County and the Kern County Firefighters Union, Local 1301. You can view the report here.
Fiscal Year 2019-20 Recommended Budget is now available and will be presented to the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, August 27th at 9 am in the Board Chambers at 1115 Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield CA, 93301.
Kern County is looking for photographs that capture our unique qualities. Twenty selected photos, four representing each supervisorial district, will be displayed at the County Administrative Center located at 1115 Truxtun Avenue. Online Submission Form
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.
Watch our progress as we push ahead with our continuous improvement initiative, Lean Six Sigma. We have now trained more than 900 employees, generating several "quick win" projects.
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.