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North Auburn Costco/Wal-Mart developer scraps Canal Street access plan

The developer of a Costco- or Wal-Mart-type store in North Auburn has tossed nearby residents a giant olive branch. Bohemia Properties developer Jim Conkey has abandoned his initi ...

North Auburn Costco/Wal-Mart battle heats up after pro-Bohemia ads run

Full-page newspaper ads arguing in favor of a Costco- or Wal-Mart-type store at the vacant Bohemia site in North Auburn are firing up opponents. Some neighbors are upset over stat ...

Placer Land Trust’s Bruin Ranch bid gets big boost from state fund

The Placer Land Trust’s one-time opportunity to buy and protect the 2,300-acre Bruin Ranch on the Bear River has received a $350,000 boost from the state. Land Trust CEO Jeff Da ...

Foes of North Auburn Costco plans go on offensive at Planning Commission

Could an 18-acre parcel targeted as a Costco or Wal-Mart be turned instead into a park? That was one of the suggestions today as potential neighbors of the development proposal in ...

Placer County planning panel to get earful on possible North Auburn Costco, Wal-Mart

With battle lines drawn over access along Canal Street, friends and foes of plans for developing an 18.6-acre North Auburn site as a possible Wal-Mart or Costco get their say Thurs ...

North Auburn big-box store developer to meet with homeowners near project

The drive for Placer County approval to build a Costco- or Wal-Mart-style big-box store in North Auburn continues next week with the developer scheduling a town-hall-style informat ...

Wal-Mart" Costco" Lowe’s" New study stacks up three scenarios for North Auburn site

Plans for a 155,000-square-foot building that could house a Costco, Wal-Mart or even a Lowe’s home-improvement center are moving forward in North Auburn. The state-required envi ...
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