costco

Reader Input: Wake up, Auburn; you cannot stay little

I see on the news today that the city fathers have continued to display their backward and incompetent management of the city’s business (“Costco terminates option on N ...

Reader Input: City should help or keep silent

Driving past the DeWitt Center on this beautiful spring-like day, there, once again, is the homeless encampment out on the sprawling green lawns. The piles of plastic bags are back ...

Reader Input: Have no desire to be annexed

So, Costco’s out — Wal-Mart is in. The city is suing the county to keep Costco out. (Auburn Mayor) Keith Nesbitt says they are not against Costco but they are against ...

Reader Input: Make sure Auburn city doesn’t get a dime

As a county homeowner I cannot even begin to express how disappointed I am that Costco has decided not to build in our area (“Costco terminates option on North Auburn store s ...

Reader Input: Decision hurt businesses

Nice job to all the politicians who influenced Costco to terminate their land option. Not only did you miss an opportunity to minimize the cost of relocating the senior center, b ...

Reader Input: Big-box stores don’t top his list

OMG, where will I shop now? I was interested to learn that folks who are not enthusiastic about having a local Costco are jerks and idiots (“Thanks to those that jinxed Cos ...

North Auburn Wal-Mart still a go as Costco falters

With Costco taking its plans for a site in North Auburn off the table, what now Wal-Mart? According to both the Arkansas corporate giant and Placer County, a 155,000-square-foot s ...

Reader Input: Shoppers will take their business down the hill

It is really sad that Costco has pulled out of the agreement but you can’t blame them (“Costco terminates option on North Auburn store site,” Journal, Feb. 11). ...

Reader Input: Community fine as it is

I just heard the news Costco will not be coming to Auburn. It was a wise decision. In the beginning the (Placer County) Board of Supervisors was a bit short-sighted. As I underst ...

Reader Input: Thanks to those that jinxed Costco

Well, I hope all of the idiot politicians in both Placer County and the City of Auburn are happy — they got their wish, they ruined any chance of a Costco coming to North Aub ...

Reader Input: Open to store suggestions

What, no Costco? No traffic on Grass Valley Highway to buy 20-roll packages of toilet paper? I would be a sweet old lady if it wasn’t for the present traffic on 49. Now how ...

Reader Input: Forget Costco; increase arts

As an auto accident attorney, I am one of the few people that would have profited by a Costco in North Auburn. But, for everyone else that would have been subject to the increase ...

Costco terminates option on North Auburn store site

Costco has opted out of its option to develop a store on a North Auburn parcel owned by Placer County. The Issaquah, Wash.-based retail giant had been working for almost two years ...

Reader input: Annexation is no fix for city

The Auburn City Council continues to show its utter lack of competence in running the city by desperately looking to the county and North Auburn as a way out of their fiscal mess. ...

Costco pulls out of Placer County, North Auburn store talks

Updated 10 a.m. Feb. 10.Costco has pulled out of negotiations to locate a warehouse store on a site owned by Placer County in North Auburn. In a brief statement, the county said: ...