charles wachob

Walmart, opponents claim wins in dispute over North Auburn location

  Both sides are claiming victories in the ongoing dispute over locating a Walmart store on a site north of Luther Road in North Auburn. The Alliance for the Protection of t ...

Wal-Mart moving ahead with Placer County on North Auburn store design

Wal-Mart’s plans for a store on property it bought last December in North Auburn are moving forward, with preliminary design work nearing completion. Meanwhile, backers of a cou ...

Auburn group's Wal-Mart appeal remains in legal limbo

A neighborhood group opposing a Wal-Mart on one of the last large undeveloped properties along Highway 49 is continuing with its appeal process challenging a judge’s decision. T ...

Placer County judge: Late filing means no lawsuit against Bohemia project

A lawsuit filed three days late has cost foes of a Wal-Mart/Costco-type store in North Auburn a chance to take the development to court. Superior Court Judge Charles Wachob ruled ...

Judge: Chevreaux’s Meadow Vista asphalt plant permit valid

Meadow Vista residents opposed to an asphalt plant at Chevreaux Aggregates have been steam-rollered again – this time by a Placer County superior court judge. Judge Charles Wach ...