Bill Kirby

Questions arise over charter

Residents of Auburn and beyond came out Monday night to give their opinions about the option of charter status for the city of Auburn. The Auburn City Council held its first chart ...

Auburn preparing for more movies under the stars

Another chance for local families to see movies under the stars is headed to a part of town near you. Auburn Movie Night is beginning its second go-round June 15 in Central Squar ...

New statue to represent local Nisenan

Those who visit Central Square could see a new addition by fall. On Monday night the Auburn City Council approved a life-sized statue for one of the three pedestals in Central Squ ...

Council raises sewer rates, discusses regional plan

City of Auburn sewer rate payers can expect a higher bill with the new fiscal year. The Auburn City Council voted 3-1 Monday night to increase rates by $2 a month. Some council me ...

Mobility made easier for Amgen race day

Getting from your car to a great viewing place for the Amgen Tour of California Stage 3 start Tuesday just got a little easier. Mayor Bill Kirby is paying for a shuttle to run bef ...

No ad hoc committee concerning charter city in sight

Residents will have a chance to discuss whether or not they want Auburn to be a charter city, but just how the city will go about doing that was a topic of debate Monday night. In ...

Streetscape construction set to begin May 18

Auburn can expect new Streetscape construction to begin May 18. On Monday the Auburn City Council, acting as the Auburn Urban Development Authority, unanimously approved a contrac ...

Financially stable owners foreclosing an issue?

Auburn banking and real estate officials have varying opinions about residents who are financially stable but choose to walk away from their homes. “The fact of the matter is i ...

Auburn plant’s solar panels celebrate the sun

Auburn’s Wastewater Treatment Plant has a couple of new additions to feel sunny about. On Tuesday the city unveiled its new solar power project and ultraviolet disinfectant syst ...

Auburn's Mayor Kirby takes his seat

Auburn officially has a new mayor and vice mayor. The lower level of the City Hall Council Chambers was packed Monday night as the three re-elected council members, Councilman Kev ...
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