Auburn City Council

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

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 ...

A monument, sign and dispatch system approved for Auburn

City Council approved the design of a new monument, sign and dispatch and records management system Monday night, while expressing its frustration over a still temporary policy on ...

City’s legal costs already well over budget

Six months into the fiscal year, the City of Auburn has already exceeded its entire annual budget for legal expenses, according to city officials at Monday’s City Council Meeting ...

Groups assemble on both sides of charter city issue

Supporters on each side of the debate over whether Auburn should become a charter city are mobilizing. They’ll have a few months to make their case before the issue is brought ...

Hook up with Lincoln plant

Fifty-plus years ago the Auburn City Council made a huge mistake. They rejected the annexation of the Bowman area into our sewer system. I have not met any civic leader who denies ...

City Council to make affordable housing decisions

Auburn City Council is scheduled to decide whether or not to take over the former redevelopment agency’s affordable housing division at its next meeting Monday night at 6 p.m. Ta ...

Council debates entry fee for art exhibition

The Placer Arts Commission will collect a $15 entry fee for an upcoming juried exhibit, following some controversy at the Auburn City Council meeting Monday. Judi Lardner, of the ...

City takes over dissolved Redevelopment Agency

The City of Auburn will take the reigns as successor of the recently dissolved Auburn Urban Development Authority, following the unanimous vote of City Council Monday night. City ...

Auburn City Council meets Monday

The Auburn City Council is reconvening for the year after the holiday break Monday at 6 p.m. Several notable issues will be part of the council’s business. The council will v ...

New Auburn Airport monument approved by City Council

A new $15,000 monument sign paying tribute to the Auburn Municipal Airport and Business Park is one step closer to being erected. Auburn City Council authorized staff to solicit b ...

Auburn City Council backs police in AB 109 fund distribution

The City approved the first steps to get its share of a $3.9 million fund to pay for an officer to monitor an influx of parolees, Monday night. The $3.9 million in funding provide ...

Nesbitt and Hanley will split term as Auburn Mayor

Auburn City Council Member Keith Nesbitt took over the reins as mayor of Auburn Monday night and made the surprising announcement that Council Member Kevin Hanley would serve out t ...

Auburn changes mayor Monday

Mayor Dr. Bill Kirby will pass the gavel to council member Keith Nesbitt at a special session of the Auburn City Council Monday night. Kirby will end his term as mayor in the off ...

Auburn tough on middle class

The results of various ballot measures at last Tuesday’s (Nov. 8) elections were a great day for Americans and a gigantic victory for the middle class. The state of Ohio voted to ...

Places of water origin pay ultimate price

In response to Kevin Hanley’s “Hands off Placer’s water” (Another View, Nov. 4), may I comment that apparently Mr. Hanley does not understand that building the peripheral c ...