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Reader input: Revive plans for Auburn Costco

As a community, we should take our voices, our letters and desires to revive a Costco opening to every source we can. For those two-year plans in the making for Costco to pull out ...

Reader input: Why some but not other stores?

I would really appreciate it if someone could explain to me why the county, or what group, hated Costco so much that no matter what they agreed to do or give big bucks, it was not ...

Reader input: Revive plans to build a Costco

Even residents in Nevada County are still expressing the devastation of Costco not opening in Auburn. We are all tired of driving to Roseville, and everyone in our area is complete ...

Costco lawsuit resolved

The suit between the City of Auburn and Placer County on the withdrawn Costco project is over. With a resolution accepted by the Auburn City Council during closed session proceedi ...

Reader input: Auburn area needs Costco

“Home Depot is also located on the campus, while Costco earlier this year dropped plans to locate on another space within the center’s development footprint.” L ...

Reader Input: Strange to call city the bad guy

I find it trying to read the letters regarding Costco and who is to blame. As a retired city planner, having worked for a city, county and regional government, I find it amusing ...

Reader Input: Money talks, gov answers

It all makes sense now. No wonder the mayor of Auburn was going to sue the County of Placer if they were to put in a Costco there! This “there was no environmental study done ...

Reader Input: City’s inept actions hurt community

What is to be the future of DeWitt? Placer County is reviewing that question now. It is a valuable asset and resource that should be fully utilized to benefit the taxpayers of the ...

Reader Input: Would prefer to shop in Auburn

In response to Karen Wyatt’s May 26 letter, (“Box stores not that far away”): Do you live on the corner of Interstate 80 and Nevada Street? Then your time-frame ...

Reader Input: Real meaning of ‘Endurance Capitol’

I was telling a friend about how much we enjoy Auburn — the people and the physical beauty of the area. He asked why Auburn has the Endurance Capitol label. I told him about ...

Supervisor Duran: Hands tied on DeWitt Center with lawsuit pending

The message lobbed at the Auburn City Council was crystal clear, though oddly timed, Tuesday morning: If you want to talk about the future of the DeWitt Center, then get rid of a p ...

Reader input: Box stores not that far away

In response to Bill Carpenter's letter regarding the lack of Costco and Walmart in Auburn (Reader Input, May 22), OK, Bill, so you’re being forced to drive to Rocklin or ...

Reader Input: Group serves to stifle competition

Exactly who is APACE (Alliance for the Protection of the Auburn Community Environment)? Who controls and who are the members of this organization that are creating so much grief ...

Senior center moving to Downtown Auburn

The Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center is approaching July with a new vision of the future after signing a lease on Downtown Auburn office space. The senior center’s move end ...

Reader Input: Restrict businesses, harm economy

My comments are two-fold, first to encourage the naysayers regarding the new Costco store, or the Wal-Mart store, or any other new establishment coming to Auburn. I have lived in ...