Each year the Grand Jury investigates government agencies. At the end of their one-year term they provide a final report of all their investigations. Get the report online here or visit the Beale Library for a hard copy.
Kern County Spray Parks Now Open
The Spray Parks are free to the public and are open daily at the following Kern County Parks:
Pioneer Park, Casa Loma Park, and Mojave Park - from 2:00 - 7:00 pm
-- Photograph courtesy of Courtney Mackay --
Kern County Library Summer Reading Program Kicks Off
Everyone, ages 0-100, is invited to take the Summer Reading Challenge!
Looking for an old story or more news? Visit the Kern County Public Information page. We archive our old news items there. You can also get information to connect with the Countywide Communications Office.
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.