Planning & Public Works Agency
Latest News & Projects
Last Update July 28, 2014
California Boating & Waterways funds Ord Bend Boat Launch Rehabilitation Project - This project has been in the works since late Spring of 2006. The project includes the following improvements: 150 feet of channel dredging, Replacement concrete boat ramp, New floating aluminum dock, Facility compliance with ADA requirements, New and replacement concrete walkways, and Improved parking. These grant-funded capital improvements at the Ord Bend Boat Launching Facility are scheduled for completion by December, 30, 2014. Unfortunately this project does not address the much needed dredging at the Ord Bend Boat Launch which extends beyond the project area or at the Butte City Boat Launch.
Glenn County Regional Transit Committee releases Final report for the Short Range Transit Plan - Click HERE to download the complete report.
New California Building Standards became effective Jan. 1, 2014 - State law mandates that local government enforce these regulations, or local ordinances with qualified reasonably necessary and generally more restrictive building standards than provided for in the California Building Standards Code. For more information click HERE. Click here for 2013 Building Codes.
Reservation Management of the County owned Halls transferred - Glenn County Board of Supervisors approved the transfer of hall reservations to the Veteran's Services Officer at their regular meeting held September 17, 2013. A new 24-hour reservation line has been set up so requests can be taken at any time. The new number is 530-934-1678. Veteran's Service and Planning & Public Works staff are working cooperatively to transition the management of the reservation system with the hope of providing a seamless change to the public and others using these public facilities. For more information please choose click here: How to Reserve County Owned Rental Halls.
Glenn County completes sidewalk improvements in Hamilton City! - The County of Glenn was allocated $308,000 dollars of Regional Improvement Program funds by the California Transportation Commission late June 2012 for a Curb, Gutter and Sidewalk Enhancements project in Hamilton City. On March 20, 2013, R.J. HEUTON CONSTRUCTION INCORPORATED, entered into a contract with the County to construct these improvements. Project work included clearing, grubbing, removal of trees and installation of 3,837 lineal feet of curb & gutter as well as 23,344 square feet of sidewalks.
Glenn County completes Willows Airport Washrack project - On August 7, 2012 the BOS authorized the Planning & Public Works Agency (PPWA) to submit a project to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to build a Pollution Control Facility (Wash Rack). The project was accepted and approved by FAA shortly thereafter. On September 27, 2012, DUNTON CONSTRUCTION COMPANY INCORPORATED, entered into a contract with the County of Glenn for construction of a Washrack and Containment / Evaporation Pond at the Willows-Glenn Airport and has completed construction of those improvements in substantial compliance with the contract, plans and specifications.
Request for vendors - Planning & Public Works Agency is soliciting vendors for services & supplies - to be included in solicitations for services and or supplies to that Agency please complete and return this vendor application, IRS W-9 Tax ID Form.