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Inyo County Planning Department holding Public Workshop for 2021 General Plan Housing Element Update

PLEASE JOIN the Inyo County Planning Department will be holding a public workshop for the 2021 General Plan Housing Element update to provide information, answer questions and take comments and suggestions. Counties in California are required to have General Plans to guide land use and development. These General Plans must have seven Elements within them, […]

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Inyo County’s second mass vaccination clinic set for this weekend. Keep Your Appointments!

The Inyo County Health and Human Services Department and its partner, Northern Inyo Healthcare District, are holding their second mass vaccination clinic at the Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fairgrounds this Saturday and Sunday. The County’s first mass vaccination clinic was on Feb. 20 and Feb. 21. “If you were a recipient of one of the 1,013 […]

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Bishop Fire Department Moves Toward Agreement with Symons on EMS Calls

Bishop Fire Department is working toward for the town and surrounding communities through a mutual aid agreement with Symons. That was Chief Joe Dell’s presentation at this week’s Bishop City Council meeting. “We’ve been informally assisting Symons,” Dell said. “An MOU (memorandum of understanding) will just formalize” the relationship. Last weekend, there were four EMS […]

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State Fish and Wildlife Reinstate “Fishmas” Trout Opener Dates in Eastern Sierra | Year-Round fishing for rest of State

While California’s Department of Fish and Wildlife haven’t set the new schedule in stone as yet, it has, tentatively, given “Fishmas,” the Eastern Sierra’s chambers of commerce business marketing plan, back to businesses in the Eastern Sierra. It’s a little more complicated than that though. As reported to the Mono County Board of Supervisors last […]

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Mass Vaccination Event outside Home Ec. bldg at Fairgrounds on Febr. 20, 2021

Mass Covid-19 vaccination clinics in Bishop put lots of smiles on faces

Last weekend on Saturday and Sunday there were two days when county residents were able to get the much-sought-after Covid-19 vaccine from Pfizer at the Tri-County Fairgrounds in Bishop during a mass vaccination event. The process to get registered online and scheduled for an appointment, followed by the planning and organization found at the fairgrounds, […]

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Safe Parking Program for homeless at Church of Nazarene slated for discussion at Inyo Supervisors Meeting

Tomorrow, February 16, at 11 a.m., the Inyo County Board of Supervisors will hear an appeal regarding a conditional use permit (CUP) that would allow Inyo Mono Advocates for Community Action to operate a Safe Parking Program at the Church of the Nazarene with calls for up to 15 vehicles to be allowed to park […]

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Inyo National Forest and Bishop BLM seek input on Off Highway Vehicle Grants

The Inyo National Forest and the Bureau of Land Management Bishop Field Office are holding a virtual public meeting to gather input for potential off-highway vehicle grant funding requests. The virtual public meeting will be held via Zoom. Click on the registration link below to receive the meeting details. Please contact us for reasonable accommodations […]

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Round 2! | California Small Business COVID-19 Relief Grant Program

Over 300,000 applications successfully completed during Round 1 of the California Small Business Covid-19 Relief Grant Program. Starting February 2, 2021, at 8:00 am PST Lendistry will open Round 2 for all small businesses and nonprofits to apply. Round 1 applicants who did not receive funds DO NOT need to reapply. Your application was waitlisted and […]

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Inyo_Beyond_the_Mask.Flyer icon (Small) Presents: Inyo Beyond the Mask | Sunday, February 14th

ONLINE FUNDRAISER – Inyo Beyond the Mask Goodent will celebrate our love for the weird, wild, and wonderful community of Inyo and beyond by inviting everyone to share poetry, songs, dance, and more on Sunday, February 14th. Now that Goodent has reclaimed The Forum Theater in Lone Pine, we’ll be hosting our first event remotely! […]

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Inyo County Supervisors Meeting | January 26, 2021 | Discuss COVID-19 Vaccinations

Ironically, Tuesday’s meeting of the Inyo County Board of Supervisors started with Water Department head Aaron Steinwand delivering the grim news that, at best, rainfall could hit just 60-percent of normal. By Wednesday morning, the Owens Valley sat under a thick blanket of snow and it’s still coming down. This is good news, for the […]

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Inyo County COVID-19 vaccine available to those 75 & older* at NIHD (*may change to 65)

Inyo County COVID-19 vaccine available to those 75 & older* at NIHD beginning Thursday, January 14th. (*Subject to change from 75 to 65 and older based on recent announcement from state.) Northern Inyo Healthcare District will begin vaccinating Inyo and Mono residents age 75 and older this week by appointment. This move transitions Inyo County […]

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