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Hiring for Building Inspector!  Apply Now!

The City of Jackson has a full time opening for Building Inspector! 
Salary Range $4,683 - $5,822
Generous benefits for employee and dependents, eligible for overtime.  Position is open until filled.
Please see the full job description and application instructions under "Open Positions".

US SBA Disaster Loans Available to Amador Small Businesses

The US Small Business Administration offers disaster loans for small businesses affected by the recent severe winter storms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides.  Amador County small businesses are qualified to take advantage of this opportunity by applying for disaster loans due to economic injury.  
Filing Date for Economic Injury is October 16, 2023.  Please refer to the links below for more detailed information.
US SBA News Release
US SBA Disaster Loan FAQ

Request to Report Storm Damage to CalOES

Amador County has requested local residents and businesses with substantial damages resulting from recent storms to complete an online damage report form.  Your participation is appreciated to help the county collect the most accurate record of total losses to our local community.  This information will be used to support the counties' efforts to obtain further funding through the California Office of Emergency Services (CalOES) to assistant our community in this difficult time. 
Please click on one of the following links to complete the requested information:
Residential Damage Report Form
Business Damage Report Form
Residents and business owners are highly encouraged to complete the submission online.  However, if a hard copy is needed, handouts are available at Jackson City Hall (33 Broadway) and must be returned to the Amador County Sheriff's Office at 700 Court Street.

Notice of Vacancy - Design Review Committee

Are you a local design or construction professional with a passion for conserving downtown Jackson's historical ambiance?
The City of Jackson is accepting applications for one (1) available position on the Jackson Design Review Committee.  
Click on the following link for more information: Notice of Vacancy - Design Review Committee
Link to Application:  City Application

Community Disaster Relief Fund

The City of Jackson has made a $5,000 donation to the Amador Community Foundation's Disaster Relief Fund.  ACF has granted a total of $12,500 of this fund to the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul to support local victims of recent storm damage in the form of assistance with rent, food, utilities, prescription drugs/medicine, and automobile expenses. 
Please see the link below for more information:
Amador Community Foundation Disaster Relief
Accepting donations at

Detert Park Closed Due to Down Trees

Detert Park on CA-88 in Jackson is currently closed due to downed trees caused by the storm.  Please refrain from entering the park until cleared and re-opened by the City.  Thank you for your understanding and stay safe!

Sandbag Site- Public Works Corp Yard

(9:30AM) The City of Jackson’s sandbag site is open outside of the Public Works Corporation yard located at 200 Cemetery Lane in Jackson.  The site is self-serve.  Sand and some bags are available.  It is recommended that you bring your own shovel.   This site is open to anyone who may need sandbags on hand during the ongoing storms.  The site is provided by the City of Jackson, in addition to a larger site provided by Amador County which is located at County Corp Yard at Airport Rd.  

Stay safe. 

Link to MAP:

Building Permit Online Portal is Now Live

Building permit applications and permit fees can be summitted remotely through a new ONLINE portal on city website under HOME / DEPARTMENTS / COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT/ BUILDING Dept..  Or follow link -

Check Out the Jackson Pioneer Cemetery Interactive Mapping Tool

Cemetery Mapping Tool is available for research on general plot information. Find the tool under HOME/ GOVERNMENT/ STANDING COMMITTEES / CEMETERY COMMITTEE or follow link:

Weed Abatement Complaint Form Is Available

You can find the electronic submittal form here: Weed Abatement Complaint Form