CEQA

Reader Input: Is fire board deceptive?

I am very puzzled by the Newcastle Fire Protection District Board. They know that a discretionary project like a new fire station requires compliance with the California Environmen ...

Reader Input: Bike park project needs environmental review

According to Auburn Area Park and Recreation District (ARD’s) minutes, a motion carried 5-0 to approve a bike park on Maidu Drive. ARD directors, in approving this site witho ...

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: Penalize Penryn cypress cutters

I believe someone should be penalized for destroying those cypress trees at the Penryn Fire Station (“Requiem for six Penryn cypresses,” Reader Input, Nov. 7). As oth ...

Supercenter impact too negative

Relative to all the press and comments and letters about Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community Environment and its opposition to the Bohemia project, it seems that we ...

Re-circulate Bohemia EIR

The developer planned a Wal-Mart that would add 7,500 vehicle trips per day at Hulbert Way on Highway 49, three times the existing traffic. But, CalTrans would not approve the inc ...

Don’t squander public funds on bags

The responses to the 2008-2009 grand jury final reports have been published re: Blue Bag Program. Lincoln agreed with the grand jury, is discontinuing the impractical program and w ...

Battle to protect Clover Valley far from over

For the time being, three respected plaintiffs have lost a court case that would have helped save Clover Valley (Journal, Feb. 10). As disappointing as the decision is, the battle ...