Placerville Courthouse Construction on Track, Tahoe Delayed Indefinitely
A proposed $27.5 million Tahoe area courthouse is one of seven development projects a court facilities working group will recommend be delayed indefinitely due to budget constraints.
The group made the decision following a marathon budget discussion last week. Placer County Superior Court currently runs a small courthouse in Tahoe City. Efforts to locate a site for the new courthouse were suspended earlier this year after the state slashed the budget for California courts by $544 million.
In good news for the Sacramento region, the working group will recommend that three other local courthouse development projects will move ahead. They include a new criminal courthouse in Sacramento and new courthouses in Placerville and Woodland...