development

Start building at Baltimore

Re: “Baltimore Ravine going to City Council,” Journal, Jan. 6. I absolutely agree with the home building project at Baltimore Ravine. It will give Auburn more places for peopl ...

Emphasize the practical

We don’t need any more signs or development in the Auburn area (Journal, Jan. 25). Once again, we need to focus on jobs (permanent) and help for the needy. We need to focus on h ...

Baltimore Ravine on the road to approval?

The Baltimore Ravine Specific Plan and Study Area project may come one step closer to approval Tuesday night. The entire Baltimore Ravine project is planned to include 725 homes, ...

Development won’t solve all

The project on Highway 49 has been approved (Journal, Sept. 29). This action has opened the floodgates for more building — a victory for the profit-makers and a loss for the loca ...

Said and Dunn: Soccer star picks USD

Austin Dunn remembers back when he was a 14-year-old and his teammates on Porterville’s under-19 club soccer team would call him, “Division I.” It turns out they were right ...

Auburn growing too fast for itself

I have seen a lot of vacant buildings in Auburn lately. I wonder why city planners keep approving stores and office buildings, and builders keep asking to have buildings approved. ...

Development has come to screeching halt

One thing becomes clear if you own a map that’s just 15 years old — it’s obsolete in western Placer County. One development plan after another has blossomed in Roseville. L ...

Court denies Clover Valley lawsuits

Sacramento Superior Court has ruled not to move forward on two lawsuits to stop development of Clover Valley, Terry Davis, Sierra Club Mother Lodge Chapter representative, confirme ...

University plan is excuse to develop more land

With developers and tribe making exorbitant campaign contributions, it’s getting easy for elected officials to put aside any integrity they may have started with and happily vote ...

Guest columnist: Approval of development proposals is not based on financial contributions

Many letters to the editor about campaign contributions imply that “big developer” money buys big development. This propaganda is not true in the Placer County I know. For a ...

ARD to discuss impacts of Baltimore Ravine plan

Auburn Recreation District officials have a few concerns about the impact the proposed Baltimore Ravine project may have on the district. Directors will hold a workshop Thursday n ...

Infrastructure problems can’t just be wished away

Re: Annexation is a way¦ by Gordon Ainsleigh, Feb. 24. Mr. Ainsleigh assumes that the people in Penryn are not as xenophobic as he. Take a look around Meadow Vista. One school i ...

Development not the answer for Meadow Vista

The tortured logic of Charles Robb's Feb. 26 criticism of my Feb. 24 Penryn letter is just amazing. I guess Robb (an Auburnite who saw nothing wrong with bulldozing a whole forest ...

Foresthill residents must voice opinions on plan

Development in Placer County is getting out of hand. I'm seeing all kinds of protests from Auburn residents about the upcoming plans for developments happening in their general res ...
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