Nevada County Names New Community Development Agency Director

Nevada County Public Works Director Trisha Tillotson has been promoted to Community Development Agency Director, effective June 27. The Grass Valley resident was named to her new role last week. She will oversee 130 employees.

“I am looking forward to continuing to serve Nevada County in a broader role as the Community Development Agency director,” said Tillotson, as quoted by the Sierra Sun. “Through collaboration with CDA and county staff, our community partners, and citizens, CDA will continue to improve our public services with a focus on inclusive community engagement, transparent communication, and important community issues such as emergency preparedness, broadband, housing, economic development, cannabis and homelessness issues.”

The Community Development Agency includes the following departments:

  • Agricultural Commissioner
  • Building Department
  • Cannabis Compliance Division
  • Code Compliance Division
  • Environmental Health
  • Farm Advisor Division
  • Planning Department
  • Public Works