Americans with Disabilities Act

$300 fix may reopen fire station

NEWCASTLE – After sleeping in a camper trailer for more than a year, firefighters of the Newcastle Fire Protection District may be able to move back into the fire station tod ...

New law is ‘baby step’ toward protecting businesses from frivolous lawsuits

One Auburn-area business owner said a new law protecting businesses from frivolous lawsuits filed under the Americans with Disabilities Act could help others even if it’s too lat ...

Recreation board working for ADA compliance

A proposed plan to make Auburn parks compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act is estimated to cost $1.9 million, but officials are working to address those issues in a mo ...

Noon Hour Update: Another BASE jumper caught in tree in Auburn; ADA upgrades at ARD and Auburn City Council candidate forum

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Noon Hour Update: Another ADA lawsuit in Auburn; fireworks and fire concerns; moving on without state funding

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Noon Hour Update: Stolen Valor Act; Auburn and ADA transition plan; county revenue sharing and Placer High girls hit national stage

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Thursday editi ...

Noon Hour Update: Baby body follow-up; new county CEO; ADA legislation and Placer County Grand Jury report

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Noon Hour Update: More meteors found in the foothills; sentencing delayed for campaign aide and ADA lawsuits hit Foresthill

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Tuesday editio ...

Another View: Reforms will end job-killing lawsuits

Editor’s note: Beth Gaines is running for the 6th District seat in the State Assembly and is facing challenger Andy Pugno, a Republican from Folsom.In the Sacramento region, ...

Our View: Access and education are needed

It’s a tale of two struggles. The Americans with Disabilities Act has been in existence since 1990. Its ultimate goal of creating access for all, especially those with disabilit ...