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Posted on: June 14, 2017

2017-2018 Property Value Assessments

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Legal Limitations

California Government Code Section 6254.21 prohibits the display of home addresses or telephone numbers of any elected or appointed official on the Internet by any state or local agency without first obtaining the written permission of th...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Proposition 8

Proposition 8

In 1978, California voters passed Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment to Article XIII A that allows a temporary reduction in assessed value when real property suffers a decline in value. A decline in value occurs when ...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Repeat Car Thief Arrested for Third Time in Five Months

Charges Filed

For the third time in the past five months, the District Attorney's office filed felony charges for vehicle theft related crimes against Remijio Ray Andrada, 24, of Atwater, after he was found accessing a vehicle in Atwater that was reported stolen, said ...

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Posted on: February 22, 2018

Passport Execution Fee Increase

Passport Execution Fee Increase

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO PASSPORT CLIENTS

Increase in Passport Acceptance Fees

Effective Monday, April 2, 2018

 

Effective Monday, April 2, 2018 there will be an increase to the passport acceptance fee (also known as the execution fee) from $25 to $35. &a...

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Elections

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Super Saturday Castle Air Museum Car Sow

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Over 65 Air Planes to view

Over 400 Hot Rods, Cars, Trucks and Motorcycles


Click here for flyer

Castle Air Museum Elections Community and Outreach

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Con valentia y corazon

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Adentro encontrara mas de 20 estrategias para aydara a los niños a sentirse seguros. Consejos para padres y cuidadores, y 4 paginas de actividades para los niños!

Para obtener más información para apoyar a los ni...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Care Cope Connect

care cope connect

Care Cope Connect has more than 20 ways to help kids feel safe and secure.  It provides self-care tips for parents and caregivers, and contains 4 activity pages just for kids!

For more information to support children coping with trauma and stress,...

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Care, Cope, Connect PDF First 5 - Latest News

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Posted on: April 23, 2018

Board of Supervisors to Honor Volunteerism Award Recipients

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The Merced County Board of Supervisors will recognize the winners of the 2018 Merced County Volunteer Recognition Program during its meeting Tuesday, May 8, 2018. This year, seven individuals and three groups were chosen by the Volunteer Advisory Committe...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Cities and County Hazard Abatement Programs Begin

Weeds

Nobody likes weeds; they’re ugly, nasty and they present a serious fire hazard. The Fire Departments from the City of Merced, City of Atwater and Merced County are asking you to get them cut down, disced under or otherwise removed by early-May so they don...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Sandbag Locations Available Throughout Merced County

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The County of Merced and Cities of: Atwater, Dos Palos, Livingston, Gustine, Los Banos and Merced, have established the following sandbag information phone lines and locations during times of extreme weather conditions. The locations will be open 24 hours...

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Posted on: December 19, 2017

Merced County Community Clean-up Program

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The Merced County Department of Public Works, in coordination with each Municipal Advisory Council, announces the annual Community Clean-up Event schedule.

Community Clean-ups allow local residents to dispose of tires, appliances and other common throwaway...

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Merced County Main - Spanish Story Time

Spanish Story Time

The Merced County Main Library Story Time on Fridays at 11:15 a.m. will feature Spanish Story Time, starting February 2, 2018. We will feature Books from our Spanish Book Section in the Children's Department. Crafts, Puppets and more. Bring a friend!The 1...

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Library News
Posted on: December 28, 2017

Merced County Main - Family Story Time

Saturday Family Story Time


Your whole family is invited to come join us for Story Time every Saturday (excluding Holidays) at 10:30 a.m.

Library News
Posted on: December 28, 2017

Merced County Main - Story Time

Merced Story Time

BABIES

This is a lapsit program for babies ages 6 months to 18 months old and their caregivers. Come enjoy books, rhymes, bounces and playtime.

Wednesdays @ 10:30 am

(This program runs in a cycle of 4 weeks of structured story time and then 2 weeks of playti...

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Library News
Posted on: December 26, 2017

Atwater - Story Time

AtwaterStoryTime

Join the Atwater Library, Wednesdays at 11:00 a.m. for Story Time! All ages are welcome.

The Atwater Library is located at 1600 Third Street - Atwater. If you would like more information, please call the Atwater Library at 209.358.6651

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Library News
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Atwater - PAWS Reading

PAWS Reading @ Atwater Library

PAWS Reading @ Atwater Library

Starting September 30th at 11 :00 am Twice a month, every other Saturday.

PAWS Reading Library News
Posted on: July 23, 2017

Merced County Main - Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality

Join us at the Merced County Main Library for an exciting virtual reality experience.

Who :  For ages 13 & Up.

When : Tuesdays 11 am to 1 pm and Saturdays 3 to 5 pm.

Where : Stoddard Room, 3rd Floor

How To attend : Limited slot available, Sign up...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

"Ventura Case" - Vacation Payoffs

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On February 8, 2018, the Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA) Board of Retirement adopted Resolution 2018-1 making up to 160 hours of additional vacation payout earnings pensionable for MCERA Tiers 1, 2 and 3 members. The Board voted to...

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Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA)
Posted on: February 15, 2018

FAQs - Vacation Payoffs

FAQ

FAQ’s

What is happening with the MCERA court case?

The MCERA Board of Retirement met in a public session on February 8, 2018 to discuss and vote on the implementation of the First District Court of Appeal’s opinion in the case of Alameda...

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Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA)
Posted on: February 15, 2018

2018 COLA

COLAs

2018 COLA

The annual cost of living adjustment (COLA) that Tier 1 members may receive is effective April each year and is first payable in April’s month-end check. This annual increase is based on changes in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) of the S...

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Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA)
Posted on: December 21, 2017

2017 Interest

Interest

An MCERA member’s account is credited interest on June 30th and December 31st of each year based on the previous six month’s balance, investment earnings, and according to MCERA’s interest crediting policy. Please note that a...

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Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA)

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Vaccine Clinic

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A variety of services are available at the Merced County Public Health Clinics located in Merced and Los Banos. Services include Immunizations, Tuberculosis (TB) testing and treatment and HIV Case Management.

Below are some very effective ways to help prot...

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Posted on: January 26, 2018

Cannabis Regulation

Cannabis Plants

Curious about the County’s cannabis regulations? Visit the Cannabis Regulations page for frequently asked questions as well as details about medicinal deliveries and personal cannabis cultivation. It also has a link to the County’s app...

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Spotlight

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Pay your taxes using FREE e-checks!

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Fast and easy payment option.
Credit Card- 2.35% convenience fee.

Pay Your Taxes Treasurer - Tax Collector - Articles of Interest
Posted on: August 8, 2017

SIGN UP for Email and Text Reminders

Notify Me

Be up to date with The Merced County Tax Collectors upcoming auctions, property tax due dates and more!

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Property Tax Postponement For Senior, Blind, or Disabled Citizens

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The State Controller’s Property Tax Postponement Program returned in 2016 after being suspended by the Legislature in 2009. The program allows homeowners who are seniors, blind or have a disability to defer current-year property taxes o...

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