Charter city

City defends hire of lawyer from firm linked to Bell charter city scandal

The City of Auburn hired a lawyer from the firm Best, Best and Krieger for representation in redevelopment issues. Opponents of Measure A, the initiative for Auburn to become a c ...

Judge rules in favor of Measure A opponents

The Placer County Superior Court ruled Tuesday that the opponents of Measure A do not need to make amendments to their ballot argument, as challenged by City Clerk Joe Labrie. Mea ...

Groups in favor and against charter city mobilize

A group of former local leaders has joined together to advocate that voters keep Auburn from becoming a charter city in June. Supporters of Preserve Auburn - No on Measure A inclu ...

Groups assemble on both sides of charter city issue

Supporters on each side of the debate over whether Auburn should become a charter city are mobilizing. They’ll have a few months to make their case before the issue is brought ...