District 5

Keep supervisor working for us

Jennifer Montgomery deserves to be elected as (District 5) supervisor in June. She is very serious about getting things done for the citizens of Placer County and the residents in ...

Rich Johnson deserves votes

Rich Johnson is Auburn?s best choice for Placer County District 5 supervisor. Here?s why. No other candidate has more knowledge, more interest and more dedication to the citizens o ...

Jerry Johnson beholden to no one

In response to Harriet White?s letter, ?District 5 job can?t be bought,? (Reader Input, May 17): Apparently it can. Maybe we should find out where Jennifer Montgomery?s donations c ...

Montgomery a proven leader

I couldn’t agree more with Leslye Janusz in her letter dated May 16 regarding what a great District 5 supervisor we already have in Jennifer Montgomery (“Montgomery tru ...

District 5 job can?t be bought

After reading your article about funds District 5 candidates have in their coffers (“Bruising economy dents campaign war chests,” Journal, April 23), I was not surprise ...

Montgomery truly delivers

I recently received a flier in the mail from a candidate for Placer County Supervisor, District 5, saying he will fight for small business job creation, commit to preserving our n ...

Montgomery helps citizens

I attended the bi-monthly meeting of The Retired Public Employees Association (RPEA). The guest speaker was Jennifer Montgomery, Placer County Board of Supervisors District 5. Jen ...

Rich deserves District 5 votes

I have known Rich Johnson and his family since 1981. We were neighbors in Petaluma and car-pooled into San Francisco. Rich had transferred to the San Francisco Regional Office, a ...

Another View: Auburn fits in well with District 5

When I ran for Placer County supervisor, my main objective was to make the board more accessible and responsive to community input. For the past three years, I have worked diligent ...

Duran takes right stance

I wish to congratulate District 1 supervisor, Jack Duran, on his stance regarding the revenue-sharing issue (Journal, July 4). It’s ironic that a Democrat would take the position ...

Do your part to conserve water

As you are all well aware, there has been a collapse of the PG&E Bear River Canal near Colfax. This is resulting in shortages of both treated and untreated water that could have ...

Our View: Put Montgomery back on Tahoe planning board

A push to allow developers to “clean up” eyesores in Lake Tahoe has left a black mark on four of the five Placer County supervisors’ voting records. Recently, four members ...

5 fight for 2 Sierra College Board seats

The Sierra College board of trustees has four of its seven seats open this election. Of the four seats open, two are contested: District 1, consisting of Western Placer Unified Sch ...

I’m living in the wrong district

As I read the headlines of the Wednesday, Aug. 18 Auburn Journal I wished that I was in district number 4 instead of 5. Why, you ask? Well, if I were in the 4th District, I could p ...

Manage forests to reduce wildfire risks

It’s become an annual California phenomenon. Summer transitions to fall and our forests burn. Fire suppression in the past century has been so successful that forests which befo ...