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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Assessor - Newsroom

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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Assessor - Outreach and Community

Posted on: September 22, 2017

BHRS Accepting Public Comment on MHSA Three-Year Plan

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Merced County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (MCBHRS) has opened a 30-day public viewing and comment period for its current Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) – Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Through 2019-2020 Three-Year Program and Expenditure P...

Read on about MHSA Three-Year Plan

Behavioral Health and Recovery Services

Posted on: October 13, 2017

Repeat Fraudster in Merced County Denied Parole

Parole Denied

A Merced man, sentenced to 11 years in prison earlier this year for multiple counts of grand theft and diversion of construction funds in amounts exceeding $100,000, but already eligible for parole following the 2016 passage of Proposition 57, will have t...

Read more on Munoz's Parole Denial

Printable PDF District Attorney
Posted on: September 19, 2017

Bill Olson Appointed New Chief Investigator for Merced DA Office

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Bill Olson has been promoted to the Chief Investigator position with the Merced County District Attorney’s Bureau of Investigations, announced District Attorney Larry D. Morse II. Olson replaces Pat Lunney, who recently retired after serving as chief inve...

Read more about Bill's promotion

Printable release District Attorney

Posted on: September 19, 2017

General District Election - Public Notice

Public Notice

November 7, 2017 General District Election

Last Day to Register to Vote

  • October 23, 2017 is the last day to register to vote.  Postmarks are acceptable

Vote-by-Mail Ballot Processing

  • On or before October 10, 2017 signatures on returned vote-by-mail b...
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Elections

Posted on: October 13, 2017

UC Merced Study Abroad Fair 2017

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On October 3, 2017 our staff joined UC Merced's Office of International Affairs in their annual Study Abroad Fair. We look forward to working with them again next year. 

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Elections Community and Outreach

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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Con valentia y corazon (Español) PDF First 5 - Latest News
Posted on: August 8, 2017

First 5 Merced County Awards Funding to Support Families

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The First 5 Merced County Commission awarded $1,026,802 to agencies in Merced County to support families with children 0-5 years old at its July 10 and August 14, 2017 meetings.

The seven programs all support families raising their children in safe, stable...

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First 5 Merced County website First 5 - Latest News
Posted on: September 15, 2017

Care Cope Connect

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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
Posted on: June 14, 2017

General Mini-Grants Program Accepting Applications!

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The First 5 Merced County 2017/18 General Mini-Grants Program application materials are now available. 

This program provides one-time grants to support local projects, trainings and events benefiting children 0-5 years old and their families anyw...

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First 5 Merced County Funding Opportunities First 5 - Latest News

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 on their principal r...

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Additional Info about property tax postponement Latest News
Posted on: August 8, 2017

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Upcoming Board of Retirement Elections

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On December 31, 2017, the terms for three MCERA Retirement Board seats will end. These seats include one of the Board’s Miscellaneous members, a Retired member and a Retired Alternate member. MCERA board member terms are for three years, except for the Co...

Read on about board of retirement elections...

Latest News
Posted on: July 11, 2017

Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality

Please come to the Merced County 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 ...

Read on Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Latest News
Posted on: June 14, 2017

General Mini-Grants Program Accepting Applications!

Image of a dollar sign in a comment bubble. Text says: Got a great idea for young children? Receive

The First 5 Merced County 2017/18 General Mini-Grants Program application materials are now available. 

This program provides one-time grants to support local projects, trainings and events benefiting children 0-5 years old and their families anyw...

Read More about Mini Grants...

First 5 Merced County website Latest News
Posted on: August 8, 2017

First 5 Merced County Awards Funding to Support Families

Mother and father sitting at the base of a tree with a baby. The baby has a set of blocks in front o

The First 5 Merced County Commission awarded $801,802 to agencies in Merced County to support families with children 0-5 years old at its July 10, 2017 meeting.

The four programs all support families raising their children in safe, stable, and nurturing ho...

Read More about First 5 Funding...

First 5 Merced County website Latest News
Posted on: June 14, 2017

2017-2018 Property Value Assessments

House With Magnifying Glass

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...

Read More About Property Value Assessments

Latest News

Posted on: October 6, 2017

Art Sale @ Los Banos Library

Art Sale @ Los Banos

Los Banos Friends of the Library hosting Small Works of Art Sale!!

Small Art,

     Live Music,

               Wine & Tasty Bites

Thursday, October 19, 2017 ...

Art Sale @ Los Banos Library

Library News
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Los Banos Library Closed from 2 to 6 pm on 10/19/2017.

Los Banos Library will be closed from 2 pm to 6 pm on Thursday, October 19, 2017 for Friends of the Los Banos Library Art Sale.

Library will be open for regular business hours on Friday, October 20, 2017.

Los Banos Library Closed

Library News
Posted on: October 3, 2017

First 5 Express @ Merced County Library

First 5

First 5 Express @ Merced County Library

10 am to 12 pm on Saturday, November 4th 2017.

  • Storytelling
  • Karaoke
  • 1000 Books before Kindergarten
  • Free Prizes and Activities

First 5 Express @ Merced County Library

Library News
Posted on: September 21, 2017

Wildlife Express "Bird is the Word" @ Merced Library

Bird is the Word


Candace Sigmond, Education Coordinator for Grassland Environmental Education Center, will be at the Merced Library to teach children from pre-k thto age 14 about birds.

Library News
Posted on: September 21, 2017

Story Time @ Atwater Library with Atwater Rocks!!

Story Time with Atwater Rocks

Story time at the library with Atwater Rocks! 

Come join us for story time at the library with Atwater Rocks where we put a new twist to reading with painted rocks.

Enjoying old books with a new outlook interacting while reading classic children’s ...

Story Time @ Atwater Library with Atwater Rocks!

Library News
Posted on: September 12, 2017

Computer Classes

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From 4:30-5:00 PM a staff member will be available to assist with your computer related questions or issues.

Followed by a class on the topic of the week from 5:00-5:30PM. Classes will cover the following topics:

  • Computer Basics 
    • Overview of hardwar...
Join us on Tuesday afternoons

Library News
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Saturday Family Story Time @ Merced

Saturday Family Story Time

Saturday Family Story Time @ Merced Library

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Saturday Family Story Time

Library News
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Story Time @ Merced Library

Merced Story Time

Story Time @ Merced Library

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

           ...

Story Times @ Merced

Library News
Posted on: September 7, 2017

PAWS Reading @ Atwater Library

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: August 22, 2017

After School Movie Special @ Merced Library

After School Movie Special

After School Movie Special @ Merced County Library!

Starting October 2017

Join us for Family Friendly movies

2nd Tuesday Every month

4-6 pm in the Little Theater

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Library News
Posted on: July 11, 2017

Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality

Please come to the Merced County 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 ...

Read on Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Library News

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Upcoming Board of Retirement Elections

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On December 31, 2017, the terms for three MCERA Retirement Board seats will end. These seats include one of the Board’s Miscellaneous members, a Retired member and a Retired Alternate member. MCERA board member terms are for three years, except for the Co...

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Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA)
Posted on: August 17, 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 although interest and account b...

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Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA)
Posted on: August 15, 2017

2017 COLAs

COLAs

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 San Francisco-Oakla...

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Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA)

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Red Ribbon Week 2017 – Celebrating Drug Free Lives

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Red Ribbon Week 2017 will be celebrated from October 23rd through October 31st. Since its inception in 1985, Red Ribbon Week has touched the lives of millions of people around the world. In response to the murder of DEA Agent Enrique Camarena, parents and...

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Printable Press Release Merced County News and Information
Posted on: September 26, 2017

Applications to be Accepted for Merced Cemetery District

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Applications are being sought for individuals who are interested in serving as a trustee for the Merced Cemetery District.

Interested parties need to complete the Application for Membership.

The application can also be obtained at the Board of Supervisors O...

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Merced County News and Information
Posted on: September 22, 2017

BHRS Accepting Public Comment on MHSA Three-Year Plan

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Merced County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (MCBHRS) has opened a 30-day public viewing and comment period for its current Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) – Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Through 2019-2020 Three-Year Program and Expenditure P...

Read on about MHSA Three-Year Plan

Merced County News and Information
Posted on: December 26, 2016

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...

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Printable News Release for Community Clean-Up Merced County News and Information

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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Additional Info about Vaccine Clinics Public Health - Latest News

Posted on: January 18, 2012

Delhi man arrested after Merced deputies find gun, drugs

A Delhi man was arrested Sunday after Merced County Sheriff's deputies found a handgun, cocaine and several containers of beer in his truck

[Additional info...] Sheriff's Department

Posted on: August 8, 2017

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Property Tax Postponement For Senior, Blind, or Disabled Citizens

State of California - State Controllers Office Seal

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...

Read more about property tax postponement

Additional Info about property tax postponement Treasurer - Tax Collector - Articles of Interest