auburn recreation district

Hidden Falls park-funding wrangle heading to Board of Supervisors

Placer County’s parks panel has added its support to controversial plans for $150,000 in developer fees the Auburn Recreation District argues could be better spent elsewhere. Th ...

Soccer fields or hiking trails? Placer County panel weighs Hidden Falls fee request

Soccer fields or trails? A Placer County panel weighs in today on a $150,000 request against Auburn Recreation District objections for developer fees to expand Hidden Falls Region ...

Media Life: “Deadliest Catch” star’s death a personal loss for Lotus videographer

The “reality” in reality TV is hitting home hard in recent days for the Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch.” The wildly popular, Emmy Award-winning series lost the cra ...

Auburn Rec District wins MAC support to retain developer funds

Round One in a bid by Auburn Recreation District to hang on to $150,000 in developer fees that Placer County may spend elsewhere goes to the district. Scott Holbrook, a parks dist ...

Auburn Recreation District on collision course with Placer County over developer fees

The Auburn Recreation District is wading into a wrangle with Placer County over $150,000 in developer fees. The first blast coming the county way occurred at a Planning Commission ...

Buyouts pay executives in Placer County to leave

Gold-plated giveaway of taxpayer dollars? Or fair compensation for an early departure from a high-level and high-risk post that hinges on the whims of a politically sensitive boa ...

Media Life:Auburn park’s Nobel Prize-winning donor has dark side

No doubt about it. William Shockley was one of the smartest humans on the planet. He was the co-winner of a Nobel Prize in 1956 for his groundbreaking work on transistors and Time ...

Bored with summer? ARD offers camp cure

There is no shortage of camps in Auburn this summer. Half-day camps, full-day camps, art, music and dance camps, sports and outdoor camps. The Auburn Recreation District has it al ...

Record low temperatures forecast for the weekend

Regional forecasters were anticipating record low temperatures as a result of the wet and cold weather that covered Northern California this weekend. “It’s highly unusual,” ...

ARD reschedules KickOff to Summer

Due to inclement weather, the Auburn Recreation District’s KickOff to Summer at the Sierra pool today is rescheduled for May 31 from 2 to 5 p.m. Teen night out is also reschedu ...