NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 27, 2017 – Today, Nevada County staff and soils engineers inspected the recent slide area in the Cascade Shores neighborhood near Mountain View Drive and Pasquale Road. Due to additional soil movement in the area, damage to several homes was observed. Owners of the effected homes have been advised as to the issues and utilities have been shutoff as a precaution should additional soil movement occur.

The area is continuing to be monitored and residents in the area are advised to call the Public Works Department at 530-265-1411 if additional minor soil movement is observed or 911 if substantial soil movement is observed.

For additional information on this slide and other emergency activities please contact the county at 530-265-1411 or visit the Department of Public Works’ Facebook page at