City of Auburn

Spring brings road construction, signal-light problems to Auburn

Better weather and an upcoming sporting event on Auburn roads means one thing right now – road construction. Auburn’s Public Works, Caltrans and the Placer County Wate ...

Council to vote on emergency alert system

The Auburn City Council will vote on Monday to accept, alter or reject an official emergency alert system proposed by Police Chief John Ruffcorn. Ruffcorn said the “critical ...

Auburn’s finance chief to leave post

In the wake of City Manager Bob Richardson’s departure to Grass Valley, Auburn will now also be dealing with the loss of city finance chief Kim Juran, who took the position j ...

Reader Input: Spokely would serve city well

I am excited and proud of my friend and colleague Matt Spokely for his commitment to run for Auburn City Council. I have known Matt since our college days at Cal Poly and am cons ...

Auburn, Caltrans use dry weather to their advantage

While most Auburn residents are looking to the skies for a sign of rain, Caltrans and the city of Auburn are using the ongoing dry spell to catch up on much needed roadwork. Road ...

What do Auburn, Placer County workers make? State has list

Auburn and Placer County employee pay figures released this week by the state show the county’s outgoing director of Health and Human Services earning the most in terms of to ...

Auburn on the move, with much to celebrate

There are so many positive things going on in the city of Auburn.  Auburn is on the soundest financial footing of any surrounding community. We have maintained services during ...

Reader input: City does little to maintain pavement

When driving the streets of Auburn it is evident by the multitude of cracks and depressions in the asphalt surface that the city of Auburn is doing little to maintain the existing ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Auburn Cruise Nite pays tribute to Sept. 11; homeless flooding Placer County shelters; Media Life and high school football

What we’re working on: The final Auburn Cruise Nite of the season rolls out on Friday, and it pays tribute to Sept. 11. Reporter Andrew Westrope will have a preview on the fi ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Summer jobs in Auburn; helping local vets and cross country running

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...