Homelessness is a growing issue and will take the entire community to solve.  Bill Smethers plans to deal with this issue compassionately, while keeping our community safe. In Bill’s 20 years with the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office, he understands the blended approach needed between law enforcement, health care, corrections and social services to reduce the homeless population in Nevada County.

  • Assign a task force designated to improving the homeless situation
  • Employ a blended community approach to addressing homelessness