Washoe County offices closed Thursday and Friday for holidays

Most Washoe County offices will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 24-25, in observance of Thanksgiving and Family Day, a state holiday.  

Washoe County confirms final results of 2022 General Election

The Washoe County Board of County Commissioners approved the Canvass of the Vote in the 2022 General Election, certifying that the election results are final.  

Top headlines from the Board of County Commissioners Meeting

Commissioners approved grant for an all-inclusive playground at Rancho San Rafael and received an update on upcoming renovations at the Reno-Tahoe Airport.

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Park Ranger

Park Ranger

If you enjoy the outdoors and want to become an integral part of maintaining the parks in your community, apply for the Park Ranger position by December 6, 2022. Don’t miss out on a chance to be considered for this excellent career opportunity!

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Avalanche triggered on Tamarack Peak over the weekend. This is a great reminder to check conditions and avoid the backcountry when avalanche watch/warnings are in effect. @sierraavalanche @ivgid @NLTahoeFire https://www.kolotv.com/2022/12/05/avalanche-triggered-tamarack-peak/

2022 Election Mythbusters

We clear up common elections myths or misunderstandings in this video: Election Myths vs. Facts 2022

Media Contacts

Bethany Drysdale

Bethany Drysdale

Washoe County Communications Manager

Scott Oxarart

Scott Oxarart

Health District Communications Manager

Chris Ciarlo

Chris Ciarlo

Human Services Communications Manager


Museum Program Coordinator

The Community Services Department is accepting applications for the Museum Program Coordinator. The salary ranges from 56k to 74k and includes great benefits! Apply by December 16, 2022, for a chance to be considered for this excellent career opportunity!

Internal Audit Manager

The Washoe County Finance Department is currently hiring for the Internal Audit Manager position. Apply by December 13, 2022 to be considered for this excellent career opportunity!

Family Support Supervisor

Do you have great leadership skills with a strong background in a casework environment? The Washoe County District Attorney’s office is hiring for the Family Support Supervisor position. The salary ranges from $60k – $78k, with great benefits. Apply by December 8, 2022, to be considered for this excellent career opportunity!