annexation

Reader Input: City bills part of annexation benefit

According to the March 12 front-page story in the Journal, the city is awaiting reimbursement from the county for the Costco lawsuit filed against the county (“City after leg ...

Ahother View: Auburn dysfunctional? — get some reality

Reading Michael Keeffe’s slamming Auburn (Reader Input, Feb. 11), I realized that the woeful distortion of Keeffe’s vision results from reading the Auburn Journal. No ...

Reader Input: Have no desire to be annexed

So, Costco’s out — Wal-Mart is in. The city is suing the county to keep Costco out. (Auburn Mayor) Keith Nesbitt says they are not against Costco but they are against ...

Reader input: Annexation is no fix for city

The Auburn City Council continues to show its utter lack of competence in running the city by desperately looking to the county and North Auburn as a way out of their fiscal mess. ...

Another View: Arrogance triumphs over intellect

It has been decided by someone on the Auburn Journal staff that Newcastle should be better represented with a column once or twice a month. Inasmuch as Robin and I currently host t ...

Another View: Annexation poppycock

The City of Auburn is about to engage in an effort to justify an effort to annex North Auburn into the city. An outspoken member of the city council has managed to convince other m ...

Reader Input: Annexation: Funder of infrastructure

In the Sunday Auburn Journal, Councilman Bill Kirby was quoted as saying, “We no longer need anyone’s permission to annex within our sphere of influence,” (&ldquo ...

Auburn to sue Placer over Costco

The city has decided to make its first move in the proverbial chess game that will be the legal battle against county plans for a Costco in North Auburn. Council members announced ...

Reader Input: Young people need local Costco jobs

Have the members of the (Auburn) City Council been smoking something funny or sniffing glue (“Will Auburn sue county over Costco?,” Journal, Jan. 11)? Annexation is nev ...

Will Auburn sue county over Costco?

The first Auburn City Council meeting of the new year has all the makings of a long, discussion-filled gathering. Among other items, the council will be talking about the short-te ...

Our View: Kirby must focus on today while looking to future

New Auburn Mayor Bill Kirby has backbone, and he’s not afraid to use it. Kirby, still recovering from major back surgery, took the oath of office Monday. Within a few minutes of ...

A is for annexation of Auburn Airport's 'sphere of influence'

Dribbling through the notebook while wondering when the Sacramento Kings will get their bailout ... Meanwhile, don’t be surprised if the “A” word starts getting tossed aroun ...

Annexation a way to be free from developers

The people of Penryn sure have my sympathy in their failure to win with the supervisors against a developer. My own community of Meadow Vista has been there twice in recent memory, ...