About Jumpstart ADU

A Project from Housing El Dorado

Jumpstart ADU (JSADU) is a new program from Housing El Dorado, aiming to streamline the construction of ADUs on the Western Slope of El Dorado County. ADUs are a creative solution to blend affordable housing options without changing the appearance of our community.

Project Sponsor

Housing El Dorado

Housing El Dorado (HED) is a community-based organization supporting affordable housing solutions on the Western Slope of El Dorado County. The organization has seen success with collaborative advocacy for affordable housing projects and our unhoused neighbors. 

Participating Jurisdictions

County of El Dorado

City of Placerville

Note: If you live in the City of South Lake Tahoe, please see their Guide to ADUs.


Tell us your thoughts!

Please give us feedback about ADUs in our area. If you leave your contact info, we may be able to get back to you with more information. 

If you’re looking for specific advice or information about your property and ADU, please use the contact information for El Dorado County or the City of Placerville at the bottom of this website. 

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