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I am Rick Farinelli, Supervisor for Madera County's 3rd District. This site is a resource not only for third district residents, but for anyone interested in learning more about local events and news, as well as updates from my office and the Madera County Board of Supervisors.

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Friend --  2015 continues to provide new challenges for Madera County. Making sure that Madera is ready for the future, not just today's issues, is one of my biggest goals as your County Supervisor. This means building our education and business communities for the next generation. One prepares our kids with...
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Friend -- If you went to last night's Madera Unified board meeting in support of Supervisor Ed Gonzalez and Associate Superintendent Victor Villar, I want to personally thank you! Last night's effort by certain members of the Board was outrageous, and I am so proud of the parents and community that rallied...
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Important news from around the valley:

Originally published in the 4/1/15 edition of the Madera Tribune 'Uplifting the community spirit' Program to help homeless vets By Careen Wong The Madera Tribune It is now easier for Madera veterans to get help for substance and domestic abuse, mental health care and housing thanks to a $2 million...
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Originally published in the March 11, 2015 edition of the Sierra Star. Read the original article here. Agricultural/water crime task force The Madera County District Attorney’s Office announced the formation of a new Agriculture / Water Crime Task Force comprised of Senior Deputy District Attorney Todd Spangler, Deputy District Attorney...
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Community Calendar
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