Americans with Disabilities Act

Business owners react to council support of ADA bill

Local business owners say they are glad the Auburn City Council is trying to bring about change when it comes to Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits. One business settled its ...

Council meeting to include wide range of topics

Auburn residents can look forward to a variety of topics at Monday night’s City Council meeting. In a closed session at 5:15 p.m. the council is set to discuss labor negotiatio ...

Rewrite ADA rule book

I would like to respond to Allen Cassidy’s letter of Monday (July 11) regarding Scott Johnson’s continual use of the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) law against small bus ...

ADA attorney in it for himself

Scott Johnson, aka defender of Americans with Disabilities Act and perhaps a lawyer isn’t interested in helping persons with disabilities. He is clearly in it for himself. This h ...

More Auburn businesses face ADA lawsuits from Carmichael attorney

Three Auburn businesses spoke out Friday about the Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits they are currently facing from Scott Johnson, a Carmichael-based attorney. Johnson is c ...

Local businesses discuss ADA lawsuits

After the Auburn City Council expressed concerns over lawsuits being brought against local businesses, some Placer County establishments are talking about their experiences. And r ...

City Council responds to lawsuit filed against businessman

After several local businesses talked about lawsuits they have been in or letters they have received from Carmichael attorney Scott Johnson about Americans with Disabilities Act no ...

Local business owners wonder about motive for ADA lawsuits

Several Auburn business owners are voicing concerns about recent Americans with Disabilities Act compliance lawsuits. Pete Aroz Sr., owner of Pistol Pete’s Brew and Cue and Liqu ...

Our View: Is this the last we’ll see of Streetscape and redevelopment?

Use it or lose it … or the last waltz? As the city of Auburn spends its remaining redevelopment money on the second phase of the Streetscape project, building improvements and, ...

Access issues under review

I have to respond to Sherry Little’s letter in the July 5 Journal. I am an architect and certified access specialist, and I just want Sherry to know that there are people out th ...