Bridget Powers

Auburn does not exist in a bubble

Why is our Mayor Bill Kirby “shocked” that (council member) Bridget Powers agreed to be part of a broad regional coalition to address funding and building of a new arena for th ...

Council calls for $2.7 million recreation area funding

The Auburn City Council wants to make sure the Auburn State Recreation Area gets the $2.7 million in funding it needs. This week the City Council unanimously approved sending a le ...

Placer County representatives part of new arena task force

Members of the Here We Build Regional task force will meet for the first time Thursday to look at cooperative ways of building a new sports and entertainment complex in Sacramento. ...

City relaxes sign regulations again

Local business owners can breathe easier about temporary signage. In a unanimous vote Monday night the Auburn City Council decided to repeal resolution 10-88 for a year and also d ...

City won’t pay for councilmen to attend D.C. conference

The city of Auburn will not be paying for a City Council member to attend the annual Sacramento Metro Capitol-to-Capitol trip this May. In a unanimous vote Monday night, the Aubur ...

Baltimore Ravine access sent back to Planning Commission

The Auburn City Council voted 4-1 after a laborious Thursday night to task the Planning Commission with studying different main access points for Baltimore Ravine. The meeting beg ...

Cell tower continued again

Borland Avenue residents and business owners still don’t know if a 78-foot monopine cell phone tower will rise in their neighborhood. The Auburn City Council continued the topic ...

Councilman unsure about $5,000 Amgen loan

One Auburn City Council member shared some of his Amgen related doubts Monday night. The Auburn City Council unanimously approved a $5,000 loan from the city’s general fund to A ...

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 ...

City Council members to take oath of office

Auburn’s newly re-elected City Council members will officially begin their new terms Monday. Justice Gene Gini is scheduled to administer the oath of office to Kevin Hanley, Mik ...