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Posted on: June 11, 2019

2019-2020 Property Value Assessments

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Legal Limitations

California Government Code Section 6254.21 prohibits the display of home addresses or telephone numbers of any elected or appointed official on the Internet by any state or local agency without first obtaining the written permission of th...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Proposition 8

Proposition 8

In 1978, California voters passed Proposition 8, a constitutional amendment to Article XIII A that allows a temporary reduction in assessed value when real property suffers a decline in value. A decline in value occurs when ...

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Posted on: July 5, 2019

100,000 Voters and Counting!

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As of July 5th, 2019 Merced County has 100,668 Registered Voters! 

To commemorate this milestone, here are a few fun facts about the growth of our county:

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

How will you return your Vote by Mail Ballot?

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You have options when it comes to returning your Vote by Mail ballot. If you are one of the millions of Californians who take advantage of the convenience of Vote by Mail Ballots, click the link below to learn more!

How to Return Your Completed Vote by Mai...

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Elections
Posted on: March 22, 2019

Military and Overseas Voting

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As military or overseas voter who is registered to vote, there are several different ways you can request and receive your ballot and return your voted ballot and signed Military and Overseas Voter Return Envelope.

Even if you are or were registered to vot...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Your Voice Your Choice

Your vote matters written in text on a white circle

What is a Vote Center?


· A Vote Center is a universal polling place for Merced County residents.

· Any voter in the County can go to a Vote Center. 

· In addition to Election Day, Vote Centers are open for early voting. They are open on the Saturday...

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Elections
Posted on: February 4, 2019

2020 Presidential Primary Election

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Candidate Filing

September 12, 2019 – November 6, 2019

Petition in Lieu – all candidates EC § 8061, 8105, 8106

October 28, 2019 – November 6, 2019

Declaration of Intention – Judicial only (filing fee paid at th...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

COVE Vision Fair

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Come check out resources with the Center of Vision Enhancement. Merced County ROV will be there to demo our accessible voting equipment. 

Elections Community and Outreach
Posted on: August 20, 2019

UC Merced Study Abroad Fair

UC Merced Study Abroad Fair

Attend this awesome event to get information about studying abroad. 

Elections Community and Outreach
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Worknet Fall Hiring Fair

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Employers from The Valley will be on site with job information. Bring your resume, and be prepared to interview. Prizes will be raffled off throughout the event. 

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

National Voter Registration Day

National Voter Registration Day

National Voter Registration Day is a national holiday celebrating our democracy. It was first observed in 2012 and has been growing in popularity every year since. Held on the fourth Tuesday of September, National Voter Registration Day will take place on...

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Elections Community and Outreach
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Dash Out for Cancer 5k

Dash Out on Cancer 5k

HOSTED BY:
MERCED CANCER SOCIETY FOUNDATION
ALL FUNDS GO TO MERCED CANCER SOCIETY FOUNDATION

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Open Cockpit Day

Castle Air Museum Fall Open Cockpit Day

Make and take model building for kids, Food Court (burgers, hot dogs, ice cream and more!)

Tour the former Presidential Aircraft used by six former Presidential Administrations for only an additional $10 per person!

Courtesy shuttle to view "Hidden Col...

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Elections Community and Outreach
Posted on: July 29, 2019

Passport Palooza at UC Merced

UCM Passport Palooza

The Merced County Passport Staff will be at UC Merced on Wednesday September 11th, 2019. Come in and submit your passport application and supporting documents right on campus! No appointment needed! 

Hours: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

If you plan on attendin...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Hàgase Contar

Hàgase Contar

Para ayudar a ilustrar cómo la participación en el censo de los EE.UU. y la recopilación de datos precisos del censo es importante para nuestra democracia y el bienestar de las familias y las comunidades, hemos creado este...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Con valentia y corazon

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Adentro encontrara mas de 20 estrategias para aydara a los niños a sentirse seguros. Consejos para padres y cuidadores, y 4 paginas de actividades para los niños!

Para obtener más información para apoyar a los ni...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Care Cope Connect

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Care Cope Connect has more than 20 ways to help kids feel safe and secure.  It provides self-care tips for parents and caregivers, and contains 4 activity pages just for kids!

For more information to support children coping with trauma and stress,...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

The Merced County Tax Collector is Going Green!

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The Merced County Tax Collector’s Office has a new e-Tax Bill service that allows taxpayers to sign up for electronic billing. For those who sign up, this service will eliminate paper bills and allow taxpayers to conveniently save electronic tax...

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Latest News
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Merced County Newsletter - Video Edition

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View the latest Merced County Connection newsletter as a video on YouTube:

Merced County Connection

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Latest News
Posted on: July 31, 2019

August Is Child Support Awareness Month

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The Merced County Department of Child Support Services recognizes August as Child Support Awareness Month, and is showing their appreciation to families all month long.

On Wednesday, August 7, 2019, from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., the department will partner wi...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

MANHATTAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

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MANHATTAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL

Thursday, September 26th and Saturday, October 5th at 12:30 and 2:00

The Gracey Room, Merced Library

Suggested Audience: Adults

The 22nd Annual MANHATTAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL is coming to Merced! Selected from thousands of short f...

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Posted on: August 14, 2019

Merced County Summer Reading Program 2019 Satatistics

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Here are the final statistics for Merced County Library Summer Reading Program 2019.

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Merced County Library Closed for Labor Day

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The Merced County Library system will be closed Saturday, August 31st through Monday, September 2nd 2019 in observance of Labor Day. We will open our doors to the public Tuesday, September 3rd at 10 am. Thank you.

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Staff Development Day August 30, 2019.

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The Merced County Library System will be closed August 30th 2019 for an all staff development day.

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Summer Hours for Bookmobile

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TuesdaysPlanada Community Center: 9:30am– 10:30am and Stephen Leonard Park (Merced) 11:30am – 12:30pm

WednesdaysMerquin Elementary School (Stevinson): 9:30am – 10:30am and South Dos Palos: 11:30am– 12:30pm

Thursdays

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Meet Libby

Libby App

Did you know Merced County Library had thousands of e books and audio books??

You can borrow them instantly, for free using just the device in your hand.

Get the app for phone or tablet.

Libby App

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

OverDrive at Your Library

OverDrive

Did you know Merced County Library has thousands of e-books and audio books??

You just need library card to access all these exciting titles!!!

Please visit our website https://mercedcountylibrary.overdrive.com/

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Reading with Rusty

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Join Rusty the Dog for Reading with Rusty at the Atwater Branch 1600 Third St. Atwater. Rusty is a trained therapy dog and loves to be read to! Come to the Atwater Library, pick out a book and read to him! Rusty is a trained therapy dog. Bring a book of y...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

Merced County Library System's Storytimes

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If you are driving a long distance, please be sure to call ahead and verify dates and times.

Atwater Library

1600 Third St, Atwater CA 95301 | Ph. 209-358-6651

Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m.

Delhi Library

16881 W Schendel Rd, Delhi CA 95315 | Ph. 209-656-2049

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

"Ventura Case" - Vacation Payoffs

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On February 8, 2018, the Merced County Employees' Retirement Association (MCERA) Board of Retirement adopted Resolution 2018-1 making up to 160 hours of additional vacation payout earnings pensionable for MCERA Tiers 1, 2 and 3 members. The Board voted to...

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

FAQs - Vacation Payoffs

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FAQ’s

What is happening with the MCERA court case?

The MCERA Board of Retirement met in a public session on February 8, 2018 to discuss and vote on the implementation of the First District Court of Appeal’s opinion in the case of Alameda...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

2019 COLA

COLAs

2019 COLA

The annual cost of living adjustment (COLA) that Tier 1 members may receive is effective April each year and is first payable in April’s month-end check. This annual increase is based on changes in the Consumer Price Index (CPI...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

2019 Interest

Interest

An MCERA member’s account is credited interest on June 30th and December 31st of each year based on the previous six month’s balance, investment earnings, and according to MCERA’s interest crediting policy. Please note that a...

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Posted on: June 14, 2017

Vaccine Clinic

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A variety of services are available at the Merced County Public Health Clinics located in Merced and Los Banos. Services include Immunizations, Tuberculosis (TB) testing and treatment and HIV Case Management.

Below are some very effective ways to help prot...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Pay your taxes using FREE e-checks!

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Fast and easy payment option.
Credit Card- 2.34% convenience fee.

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

SIGN UP for Email and Text Reminders

Notify Me

Be up to date with The Merced County Tax Collectors upcoming auctions, property tax due dates and more!

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Property Tax Postponement For Senior, Blind, or Disabled Citizens

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The State Controller’s Property Tax Postponement Program returned in 2016 after being suspended by the Legislature in 2009. The program allows homeowners who are seniors, blind or have a disability to defer current-year property taxes o...

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