ARD

Honor and dignity nowhere to be seen

I join Joan Anderson, “Ainsleigh diatribe unprofessional” (Reader Input, Sept. 17), in her assessment of Gordon Ainsleigh and his absolutely deplorable behavior toward a fellow ...

Tracy ‘sorely needed’ for ARD

Every once in a while, we get an opportunity to elect a person who stands head and shoulders above the rest. In November’s election, Larry Tracy is the clear and overwhelming ch ...

Ainsleigh diatribe unprofessional

I was appalled when I read board member (Gordon) Ainsleigh’s diatribe against fellow Auburn Recreation District board members several weeks ago. This time I am disgusted to see ...

Board member wants colleagues out

The upcoming Auburn Area Recreation and Park District (ARD) election will decide whether the ARD board of directors is going to do the will of the people. ARD and county parks hav ...

Another View: Regional park projects need fair funding

Jim Holmes and Jennifer Montgomery, as “our” elected representatives to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, I am asking you to support your local community by leading the c ...

Familiar Faces: Amanda Elliot, lifeguard at ARD

Q. How long have you been a lifeguard? A. I’ve worked at the Auburn Recreation District for five years. I’ve been a lifeguard for three and a swim instructor for five. Q. How ...

Looking Behind the Scenes: Auburn gets unfair ding on Hidden Falls

It does, indeed, get curiouser and curiouser. While the preceding line could cover just about anything these days, my particular reference is to the ongoing machinations involving ...

Rec district needs drug-testing policy

During this school year, our child was enrolled in a sports program through Auburn Recreation District. An incident occurred that led me to ask questions about ARD’s policy regar ...

Our View: ARD must lobby supes, using local parks and rec lovers

Now is the time for the Auburn Recreation District to enlist its raving fans and conscientious supporters to rally before the Placer County Board of Supervisors. With a little hel ...

Off-road park users being overlooked

The Auburn Recreation District debate over use of funds has been an interesting read (Journal, April 25). However, as a tax-paying citizen of Placer County, I’m a little upset o ...