Departments

Administration

The Administration Department is responsible for compilation, preparation, recommendation and presentation to the Board of Supervisors of the County Preliminary and Final Budgets on a yearly basis. The Department provides administrative assistance to the Board of Supervisors. The Department develops and implements the County's Purchasing Program and Policy by providing training, guidance and support to County Departments in their purchasing needs.

Address: 
Lassen County Administrative Services
221 S. Roop St., Ste. 4
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Adult Services

Adult Services

Agricultural Commissioner

The Agricultural Commissioner promotes Lassen County agricultural production by protecting it from injurious pests and diseases, to ensure the safety and wholesomeness of food and other products for the consumer, and to build consumer and business confidence in the marketplace through the maintenance of equity.

Address: 
175 Russell Ave.
96130 Susanville , CA

Airports

The Airports Department is responsible for the administration, operation and maintenance of Lassen County's four airports located throughout the County.

Address: 
707 Nevada Street
96130 Susanville , CA

Alcohol and Drug

Our mission is to provide a comprehensive approach of culturally relevent prevention, intervention, and treatment through a collaborative community process to improve the lives of individuals and families in our community who are affected by alcohol and other drugs.

Animal Control

Thank you for visiting the Lassen County Animal Control Department.

Address: 
472-000 Johnstonville Rd
96130 Susanville , CA

Assessor

The Assessor is an elected position, charged with discovering, identifying, appraising and enrolling annually all locally taxable property, except public utilities and privately owned railroad cars when the state assesses. The Assessor's staff appraises for all taxing agencies in the County.

Address: 
220 South Lassen St. Ste. 4
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Auditor

Address: 
221 South Roop St. Ste. 1
96130 Susanville , CA

Behavioral Health

The Behavioral Health Department is responsible for services which are accessible and acceptable to the county population; which are culturally and age appropriate to the type, amount and intensity needed to maximize recovery; which provide the least restrictive environment with due regard for individual constitutional rights and the public safety.

Address: 
555 Hospital Lane
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Board of Supervisors

The Board of Supervisors is a five-member Board elected from five different supervisorial districts. Supervisors are elected for four-year terms with the Chairman being elected by the members each year.

Buildings and Grounds

The Roads Department provides funding for the maintenance of County road and bridge systems to safeguard the traveling public, and preserves the County's capital investment in the system.

Cemeteries/Parks

The Cemeteries Division is responsible for administration, maintenance and operation of Lassen County's cemetery sites which are located throughout the County.

Address: 
707 Nevada Street Suite 4
96130 Susanville , CA

Children & Family Services

Under Construction

Address: 
Child and Family Services
1445 Paul Buntan Road
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Community Social Services

The mission of Lassen WORKS and Community Social Services is to serve individuals, families, and communities of Lassen County in the following ways:

County Clerk - Recorder

Address: 
Historic Courthouse
220 S Lassen St. Suite 5
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

County Counsel

Address: 
221 South Roop St. Ste. 2
96130 Susanville , CA

Department of Child Support Services

The mission of the Lassen County Department of Child Support Services is to promote the best interests and well-being of children and their families by working to ensure that children receive adequate and appropriate support from both parents.

Address: 
Physical Address
2950 Riverside Drive, Ste. 104
96130 Susanville , CA
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 999
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:30 am-11:45 am, 1:00 pm-4:45 pm

District Attorney

The Lassen County District Attorney’s Office, in partnership with the community we serve, is dedicated to ensuring public safety through the vigorous, ethical and professional prosecution of crime while protecting the rights of victims and witnesses.

Environmental Health

The mission of Environmental Health is to protect, and promote public health and Environmental quality through the application of scientific principles, education, and the enforcement of applicable laws and regulations.

Address: 
Main Office
1445 Paul Bunyan Road
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Fairgrounds

The Lassen County Fairgrounds is located in Susanville, California which lies at the head of the Honey Lake Valley with an altitude of 4,200 feet. The beautiful Sierra Nevada Mountain Range surrounds the valley and is the eastern gateway to Lassen Volcanic National Park and Forest.

Address: 
195 Russell Avenue
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Grants and Loans

The Grants and Loans Division is committed to community reinvestment through the use of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) funds. The funds assist in improving the quality of life for all residents and business owners in Lassen County by providing businesses with technical assistance, homeowners the financing to complete the necessary repairs to bring a housing unit in compliance with all pertinent codes, affordable housing options, and to upgrade the infrastructure of disadvantaged rural communities.

Address: 
Office Location
1445 Paul Bunyan Road
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Health and Social Services

Welcome to the Health and Social Services (HSS) Agency section of the Lassen County website. The agency is comprised of nine branches with an approximate gross budget of $27 million and 160 dedicated employees.

Lassen Regional Solid Waste Management Authority

The Lassen Regional Solid Waste Management Authority (LRSWMA) operates two municipal solid waste landfills and nine transfer stations within Lassen County. Private contractors,such as C&S Waste Solutions of Lassen County, perform waste collection services within some areas of Lassen County. C&S Waste Solutions of Lassen County currently holds the franchise agreement and operates exclusively in the franchised area. Note that under the new franchise agreement, Doyle and Herlong are included in the franchise area.

Address: 
170 Russell Avenue Ste. X
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am-1:00 pm

Lassen Works

Lassen Works

Address: 
Lassen Business Career Network
1616 Chestnut Street
96130 Susanville , CA
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 1359
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Mental Health

Content Forthcoming

Address: 
555 Hospital Lane
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Office of Emergency Services

Address: 
697-345 Highway 36
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Personnel & Risk Management

The mission of Personnel & Risk Management Services is to provide productive use of personnel & risk services by attracting and retaining the most qualified individuals into public service; to ensure and promote quality customer service to County officials, departments, employees, and the public we serve, in compliance with federal, state and County ordinances and regulations.
Personnel & Risk Management Services is a division of the Lassen County Administration Department. We hope you find our webpage useful and informative.

Address: 
Lassen County Administration
221 S . Roop Street Suite 3
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 am-5:30 pm
Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Planning and Building Services

Planning and Building Services is a multi-disciplinary department providing a range of planning and development services to citizens, appointed boards, and commissions. Our Department ensures that all development is consistent with State Law, Building Codes, the General Plan, Zoning Ordinance and Development Code. We work together to protect life and property, while improving quality of life and the environment.

Address: 
707 Nevada Street Ste 5
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 7:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Probation

Address: 
2950 Riverside Drive, Suite 101
96130 Susanville , CA

Public Health

Committed to the promotion and protection of health and wellness through education, prevention and collaboration, our vision is to inspire health and wellness for the community of Lassen County.

Address: 
Lassen County Public Health
1445 Paul Bunyan Rd. Ste B
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Public Works/Roads

The Roads Department provides funding for the maintenance of County road and bridge systems to safeguard the traveling public, and preserves the County's capital investment in the system.

Sheriff's Office

The Sheriff is responsible for a wide range of public safety services; including the prevention, detection and investigation of crimes in the unincorporated areas of the County, operating a 24 hour Adult Detention Facility (Jail), managing a 911 dispatch center, providing search and rescue services, providing boating safety services on navigable waters, providing court security services, serving all State mandated writs, warrants, and other notices issued by the Court, and serving as the Coroner of Lassen County.

Surveyor

For information on the Surveyor Division, please call (530) 251-8269.

Address: 
707 Nevada Street Ste 5
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 7:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Transportation

The Lassen County Transportation Commission (LCTC) was formed in 1971. It is made up of three members of the Lassen County Board of Supervisors and three members of the Susanville City Council.

Treasurer/Tax Collector

The Treasurer/Tax Collector manages the investments of the County to ensure maximum interest income and adequate cash flow. This office also collects property tax revenue for county government, school districts and various special districts.

Address: 
220 South Lassen St. Suite 3
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Tuesday: 8:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 am-4:00 pm
Thursday - Friday: 8:00 am-12:00 pm, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm

Veterans Services

The Lassen County Veterans Service Office provides assistance, counseling and acts as an advocate to the men and women who served in the Armed Forces of America, their dependents and survivors in obtaining benefits relative to federal, state, and local programs based on military service.

Address: 
Memorial Building
1205 Main Street
96130 Susanville , CA
Hours: 
Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Historic Highway Bridge Over The Susan River by James Q. Eddy Jr.Photo courtesy James Q. Eddy, Jr.