Rural Communities United vs. El Dorado County Lawsuit Hearing 4/25/2018

Greetings El Dorado County residents and rural lifestyle supporters, Please see the email below from Rural Communities United (RCU).  If you would like more information about the lawsuit, or can chip in for financial support, visit Thank you! ************************************************************************************ Dear RCU friends and supporters- When El Dorado County’s General Plan was adopted in 2004, it significantly increased development […]


January 14, 2016 – Placerville, CA On Wednesday January 13, Rural Communities United continued its efforts to protect rural character by filing a case challenging the County’s massive rezoning and gutting of the voter approved 2004 general plan.   Rural Communities United is an organization of local residents who seek to protect the County’s rural character […]

Help us STOP the Golf Course Re-Zone NOW

Help us STOP the Golf Course Re-Zone NOW. We have TWO WEEKS to submit comments on the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR). A few minutes writing your thoughts now could save you countless hours in traffic later. What do we need? WE NEED YOU to comment on the Central El Dorado Hills Environmental Impact Report. […]

Residents begin community planning; Parker moves forward with project

After 91 percent of El Dorado Hills residents who voted Nov. 3 voiced their support for open space, a group of about 40 residents kept the momentum going by offering next steps at a kickoff meeting last Monday night. Read more….

Central El Dorado Hills Draft Environmental Impact Report 11-20-2015

On November 20, 2015, the County released a Notice of Availability (NOA) of a draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) which will analyze the potential environmental effects of the proposed Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan (CEDHSP). Located in El Dorado Hills, the CEDHSP is a proposed mixed-used development of 341 acres of land consisting of […]

Parks Not Parker is Phasing into United Neighborhoods Of El Dorado Hills

Thank you! Parks Not Parker thanks all the volunteers and voters who worked on the Vote No On Measure E campaign.  The outcome was unprecedented. We are now moving into the next phase which is to establish a new group, United Neighborhoods of El Dorado Hills (UNOEDH). What happened at the UNOEDH November 16th Public […]

Town Hall Meeting Tuesday, October 13, 6:30 PM CSD Pavilion

EL Dorado Hills Golf Course Rezone Meeting Agenda October 13th, 2015 @ 6:30 PM EDHCSD Pavilion 1021 Harvard Way, El Dorado Hills, CA 6:30 PM Welcome/Committee Intro- John Moreno 6:35 PM Review Agenda/Meeting format- John M. 6:40 PM CSD Measure E-Nov. 2015 Ballot- Terry Crumpley ·      Ballot Statement ·      County Counsel Impartial Analysis ·      Q&A […]

The Top 10 Reasons Why You Should Vote NO on Measure E

Negative Impact on Property Value: Residential property in El Dorado Hills (EDH) has value in part because of amenities such as schools, parks and open space. Lots and houses are bought and sold based on this value. To rezone and take away a large piece of open space would have a significant impact. The value […]