The Truckee Meadows shines in a new coat of winter snow
The Truckee Meadows shines in a new coat of winter snow
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Design Your Community - Volunteer, Tell Us, Be in Touch

Have a say in how your community looks, feels, operates and supports residents. Volunteer, tell us your thoughts, keep in touch and be a part of designing your community

Volunteer: Help walk animals, support our libraries, care and advocate for our most vunerable, become a volunteer fire fighter or participate on one of our 50 community boards. These are just a few of the many available opportunities for you to make a difference. Visit our volunteer opportunities and our boards and commissions for more information.

Tell Us: Share your thoughts on our services, policies and programs online, by phone, email or attend a community meeting. Have an influence on by simply sharing your ideas and concerns.

Stay In Touch: Visit our website often, sign up to receive automated emails (called cMail), visit our twitter and facebook pages, or watch Washoe Television online on Charter 193.




Sep 26, 2014
Public invited to discuss animal nuisance laws at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park.
May 6, 2014
Workshop for foster parents will be Saturday, May 17.
May 5, 2014
Three-day camp in July for boys and girls interested in the fire service
May 2, 2014
Early voting begins in Washoe County May 24.
Apr 24, 2014
Fire Safety and Preparedness Open House April 28 in Reno.
Apr 9, 2014
Help get Washoe County's public garden ready for spring Saturday April 12.

Apr 8, 2014
Commissioners held public discussion on Regional Fire Services.
Apr 7, 2014
Regularly scheduled Board of Commissioners meeting includes marijuana ordinance and fire services discussions April 8.
Apr 4, 2014
Administration building, Downtown Library showcase Fair Housing posters.
Apr 2, 2014
Open burning allowed Thursday April 3 through Sunday April 6.
Apr 1, 2014
Fraudulent Check Diversion Program helps creditors and business operators collect over $8 million.
Mar 28, 2014
Washoe County public safety agencies host crime prevention and public safety fair April 5.
Mar 24, 2014
Watch State of the County live tomorrow during the Board of Commissioners meeting.
Mar 19, 2014
Community Services Department provides new online payment option for water utilities.
Mar 17, 2014
Event scheduled for March 19 at Arrowcreek Fire Station in Reno.
Feb 12, 2014
County's OEC made up of business and community leaders from Northern Nevada.
Feb 4, 2014
Four week course covers all the basics of gardening and plant life in the Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden.

Jan 30, 2014
Family entertainment winter music series continues Feb. 1 at Bartley Ranch.
Nov 15, 2013
Master Plan will reflect needs of seniors and caregivers.
Nov 8, 2013
Washoe County's firefighters offer citizens another way to keep in touch.
Nov 6, 2013
County Clerk's Reno office remains open.
Oct 31, 2013
First known cemetery in the Truckee Meadows honors Nevada pioneers.
Oct 21, 2013
Commissioners will reschedule the AB 46 discussion for a date to be announced.
Oct 15, 2013
Seniors and caregivers encouraged to attend Wednesday at 10 a.m.
Oct 14, 2013
Submit feedback on AB 46 to Commissioners by visiting Open Washoe County, an online forum which allows citizens to weigh in on community issues.
Sep 25, 2013
Senior Services presents Veteran's program benefits Tuesday at 10 a.m.
Jul 3, 2013
Online public forum gives residents additional option to communicate with County.
Jun 20, 2013
Apply by June 28 to join a new Citizen Advisory Board.
May 31, 2013
Recruitment begins June 1 for 9 new boards.
Apr 5, 2013
Select budget priorities by providing comments through Open Washoe
Apr 2, 2013
Openings available on Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority Board of Trustees and Airport Noise Advisory Panel
Mar 8, 2013
Informal discussions focus on strengthening citizen involvement.
Feb 27, 2013
Online public forum provides citizens with many options
Feb 26, 2013
Informal discussions will focus on strengthening citizen involvement.