Board of Directors

Placer Community Foundation honors founding chairman

A plaque and tree at the Auburn School Park Preserve serve as a memorial for the founding member of the Placer Community Foundation. The dedication made in memory of Janice Forbes ...

Another View: How to meet California's water needs

Despite the recent storms we have enjoyed, California’s precipitation levels remain well below normal. This shortfall has again raised questions about the adequacy of our wat ...

Reader Input: Newcastle fire board comes up short

Open letter to the Newcastle Fire Protection District board of directors: I was present when you took your oath of office wherein you promised to uphold the laws of the state. Ju ...

Reader Input: Ratepayers send a message

Re: Proposition 218. In 1996, the voters of California passed Proposition 218. This proposition gave the ratepayers served by local public agencies the right to vote to approve o ...

Three Newcastle fire board incumbents teetering in seats late Tuesday

Matters of fire protection in Newcastle could fall on new leadership if election results from late Tuesday night maintain. Incumbents of the Newcastle Fire Protection District Boa ...

Newcastle residents prepare to pay for Measure B, board prepares budget

As Newcastle residents prepare to pay their first installment of property taxes increased by Measure B, the fire protection district's Board of Directors is finalizing its budget. ...

Six vying for three spots on Newcastle Fire Board

Six candidates are competing for three seats up for grabs this election on the Newcastle Fire Protection District Board of Directors.The three fire board incumbents include Chairpe ...

Measure B upholds safety

The Newcastle Area Business Association’s Board of Directors hereby signals its support for Measure B — a parcel tax proposal seeking new support funding solely for fire protec ...