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North Auburn animal shelter construction starts
Thursday Apr 30 2015
Construction has started on a new $22.1 million animal shelter in North Auburn. With completion expected by the end of 2016, heavy equipment was on the B Avenue site Wednesday, cl ...
Reader Input: Find money and help homeless
Friday Nov 21 2014
It is past time to provide a shelter for the homeless. The restrictions for Gathering Inn make it impossible for many to find shelter. Most nights the Gathering Inn is not filled ...
Reader Input: $22M shelter boggles mind
Thursday Sep 04 2014
To: Board of Supervisors, Placer County RE: The proposed new ($22-million-plus) animal shelter. This cost of $22 million is mind-boggling. Why is it that government, in this ...
Reader input: Spending priority raises concern
Thursday Aug 28 2014
Re: Placer County Board of Supervisors poised to consider animal shelter,” (Journal, Aug.26). I live within a few blocks of the shelter. I have visited the present shelter-ho ...
New North Auburn animal shelter gets key Placer County OK
Wednesday Aug 27 2014
Placer County efforts to construct a new $22.1 million animal shelter in North Auburn won approval Tuesday from the Board of Supervisors. The unanimous vote signals an impending s ...
Placer County supes poised to consider North Auburn animal shelter construction contractor
Tuesday Aug 26 2014
Placer County efforts to build a new $22.1 million animal shelter in North Auburn could clear a key hurdle today. The county’s Board of Supervisors are scheduled to meet to ...
Reader Input: Get behind new senior center
Wednesday Feb 05 2014
I wish to invite everyone to get behind the need for a new senior center. A county that can plan and build a $26 million animal shelter, a county that can entertain a Costco stor ...
North Auburn animal shelter has $1.3 million construction management cost
Wednesday Jan 08 2014
Placer County supervisors agreed Tuesday to hire a Sacramento construction management firm for $1.3 million to assist staff with overseeing completion of a new $21.6-millio ...
Reader Input: Responsibility lacking for pets
Tuesday Dec 24 2013
Regarding the proposed new animal shelter, the recent letters to the editor have expressed my feeling quite well. However, one aspect for consideration not mentioned: the persona ...
Reader Input: Shelter funding was set aside
Friday Dec 20 2013
It makes sense that everybody has his or her own idea about what the correct cost of a new animal shelter would be, but I think some people are getting sidetracked. For one thing ...
Reader Input: Supervisors: Save money
Friday Dec 20 2013
After reading the letters to the editor about the “over-priced and over-sized” animal shelter written by Barbara Ogden and Mr. (Dan) Lucas, I couldn’t agree more ...
Reader Input: Show animals some heart
Thursday Dec 19 2013
Mr. (Dan) Lucas is confused (“Cancel the extravagant animal shelter,” Journal, Dec. 17). Animals are not as lucky as humans! They don’t have the “right to ...
Reader Input: Animal shelter smacks of the obscene
Wednesday Dec 18 2013
I want to echo the words of Dan Lucas (“Cancel the extravagant animal shelter,” Reader Input, Dec. 17) and the Rev. Dr. Richard Reich-Kuykendall (“County has its ...
Reader Input: Cancel the extravagant animal shelter
Tuesday Dec 17 2013
Why are Placer County voters allowing the supervisors to fritter away $21.6 million on building a palace to house an additional 46 stray dogs and cats (“New Placer County ani ...
Reader input: County has its priorities wrong
Sunday Dec 15 2013
I think it is absolutely obscene that Placer County can build a 21.6 million dollar animal shelter in Auburn and yet at the same time it tries in every way possible to get out of b ...
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