Bridget Powers

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 ...

Local residents express multitude of thanks

Today is a day when families gather together, eat large amounts of food and recall memories from years gone by. Local residents said they have a lot to be thankful for this year. ...

City Council winners official

The final votes for Auburn City Council are in. Thursday the Placer County Office of Elections released its final results for the Nov. 2 general election. Councilman Mike Holmes, ...

Wastewater talks look good for Auburn

It wasn’t that long ago that a deal such as the one I’m about to tell you about would have caused trepidation — at least — for the city of Auburn. But because the village h ...

Council confrontation shocks residents

Tensions were high at the Auburn City Council meeting Monday night as one councilman cursed at another, shocking residents in attendance. While discussing how they each felt abou ...

Bridget Powers happy to serve

I would like to thank the Auburn Journal for your endorsement of me for the Auburn City Council (Our View, Oct. 29). I would also like to thank the citizens of Auburn for re-elect ...

Who is Auburn’s next mayor?

The most likely candidates for Auburn mayor are already lined up. Tuesday residents voted incumbents Mike Holmes, Bridget Powers and Kevin Hanley back into their City Council seat ...

Our View: Election’s over, but hard work is just beginning

Most of the votes have been counted. The races have been settled. Concession and congratulatory calls have been made. Campaign signs are down. The 2010 general election is in the ...

Trail connects everything park has to offer

The Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District celebrated the opening of a new pathway Wednesday night. The .7-mile asphalted path runs the perimeter of Recreation Park, connecting ...

Results show Holmes, Powers, Hanley for City Council

As of 11:30 p.m. Councilman Mike Holmes was leading the Auburn City Council race with 23.53 percent of the vote. Mayor Bridget Powers and Councilman Kevin Hanley followed with 21.3 ...

City Council candidates wrap up campaigns

Auburn residents have a multitude of choices when it comes to who will represent them at City Hall. The six candidates vying for three seats in today’s election are Councilman K ...