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Reader Input: Event center zoning way off

Zoning ordinances rightfully separate incompatible land uses (“Placer County has new rules for community centers,” Journal, Sept. 3). Because the “community cente ...

Placer County has new rules for community centers

Placer County is clearing the way to develop community center projects in rural areas again. But it’s also providing new rules to control use of private access roads shared ...

Placer County wrangles new rules for community centers

The fight over Placer County’s regulations for community centers continued at the Planning Division in Auburn on Thursday, as rural residents spoke out against the nuisances ...

Placer County’s community center moratorium lengthened

  Any plans in Placer County for a “community center” designation to allow more events at wineries and other locations are on hold until new guidelines can be app ...

Reader Input: Supes sully legends award

We were honored and humbled to receive the Wild West Stampede Legends Award on Saturday, April 27. As one of the oldest rodeos in California, its mission is preserving our western ...

Moratorium approved on Placer County community center applications

  Placer County supervisors voted Tuesday to take a timeout on the ongoing community center controversy to provide staff a 45-day window to come up with clearer guidelines. ...

Placer County OKs Newcastle event center in split vote

  The Placer County Board of Supervisors gave the go-ahead to a second controversial community center project within a week. On Tuesday at the board’s regular meeting, ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: County hears another “community center” appeal; defensible space for properties; Easter Sunday activities and justice system master plan

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’ ...

Placer supes OK rural Lincoln-area winery “community center” growth plans

  Growth plans by a rural Lincoln winery survived a challenge Tuesday in front of the Placer County Board of Supervisors by opponents and are now set to move forward. Debate ...

Reader Input: Establish center standards first

Year-round private event centers in rural residential agriculture and farm lands should not be approved until standards are adopted to resolve negative impacts. Neighbors should no ...