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July 29, 2016  County Celebrates Groundbreaking for New OC Animal ShelterRepresentatives from the County, Orange County cities and animal support groups gathered to celebrate the official groundbreaking for a new Orange County Animal Shelter in Tustin, an innovative facility that will replace the current shelter in Orange, which opened in 1941.
July 26, 2016  Supervisors Honor 30-Year Promise to Dissolve Taxing DistrictsOrange County supervisors formally dissolved eight special taxing districts in South Orange County on Tuesday and ordered $4.3 million in property owner tax credits, ranging from $49.84 to $3,664.01 per parcel. The districts were formed between 1986 and 1988 to cover the costs of building public facilities and improvements.
July 21, 2016  OC Officials Celebrate Expanded Authority for Use of Mental Health FundsThe State Department of Health Care Services has issued a formal ruling that counties can use Mental Health Services Act funding to provide crisis stabilization services to clients on a voluntary or involuntary basis. The move resulted from a bipartisan legislative push by Senator John Moorlach (R-Costa Mesa), supported by the Orange County Board of Supervisors.