Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District

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 ...

Board OK’s community say in adoption, reduction of geese

Look for fewer domestic geese in Meadow Vista Park. After heated debate Thursday night, the Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District board decided staff would work with Meadow V ...

Community members say keep geese in park

A local park might be lacking its geese in the future, and some area residents aren’t happy about it. The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District Board of Directors is conside ...

Swim and a free movie make for a fun family night

Local residents can enjoy a swim and a movie Wednesday night. From 6:30-8:30 p.m. families can enjoy Family Fun Night at the Sierra Pool in Recreation Park for $1, said Sheryl Pet ...

Teens at work in Auburn despite state unemployment rate

A recent study says unemployment for teenagers is at 34.1 percent in California, but some local teens are still finding work. The Employment Policies Institute recently released a ...

Wacky weather wears on residents

The wet, cold weather has some local residents frustrated and confused as Auburn heads into a June that is more like winter than late spring. Newcastle resident Jean Reinking, who ...

Recreation district honors volunteers for efforts

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District honored volunteers from the PlacerARC Adult Achievement Center with its Volunteer of the Month Award at the April 28 board of director ...

Spring break camps offer youth alternative to TV

Auburn-area youth are enjoying fun and fitness this spring break. The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District is offering several programs to celebrate the break from school, in ...

Auburn Rec board cuts its pay

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District board of directors voted unanimously to cut their own pay Thursday night. The directors currently make $500 a month for serving on th ...

No Shockley trails for at least a year

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District board said there will be no trail development on the Shockley property for at least a year. After a heated discussion that one direct ...