district 5

5 Questions: Assemblyman Frank Bigelow

Assemblyman Frank Bigelow visited the Auburn Journal for an interview last week after speaking to a local Rotary Club. The Fifth District Republican assemblyman’s district ta ...

Placer County has Fish & Game, Foresthill Forum seats to fill

Placer County is accepting applications from 5th District residents to fill vacancies on three advisory panels. The Fish and Game Commission, Foresthill Forum and Weimar-Applegate ...

Auburn’s Placer supervisor to hold coffee meeting

    Placer County District 5 Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery has scheduled a meeting in Auburn on Monday, May 13, to discuss Board of Supervisors and District 5 issues. ...

State of Community county honors for Holly Heinzen stepping in as interim CEO

  Placer County’s No. 2 administrator Holly Heinzen’s leadership role in between the retirement of County Executive Officer Tom Miller and the hiring of his succe ...

Three Placer County District 5 Municipal Advisory Council posts open

  AUBURN CA - Placer County is attempting to fill vacancies on 5th District advisory councils that serve Meadow Vista, Foresthill and the Weimar-Applegate-Colfax area. The ...

Alpine on top in Placer Water’s District 5 election

AUBURN CA - District 5 voters have given Colfax City Councilman Joshua Alpine the nod over former Auburn Mayor Cheryl Maki in a closely contested Placer County Water Agency electio ...

Maki, Alpine in Placer Water District 5 election nail biter

AUBURN CA - Candidates Cheryl Maki and Joshua Alpine were leading late Tuesday in a close race for the District 5 seat on the Placer County Water Agency board. Early returns showe ...

Maki widens funding gap over Alpine, Wollan in Placer water race

AUBURN CA - Ex-Auburn mayor Cheryl Maki has widened the funding gap between her campaign and opponents Josh Alpine and Otis Wollan. But no one’s saying that the candidate who spe ...

Higher-profile Placer Water race touches down in Auburn

AUBURN CA - Placer County Water Agency’s three District 5 candidates weighed in Tuesday on how they would deal with the threat of a Southern California water grab. Placer County ...

Higher profile, higher stakes for Placer Water election

AUBURN CA - The election for Placer County Water Agency’s far-flung eastern district seat is a three-candidate race that is gaining a higher profile and playing with higher stake ...

Montgomery takes strong lead in District 5 Placer supes funding race

AUBURN CA - The big question in the District 5 Placer County Board of Supervisors election is whether incumbent Jennifer Montgomery has garnered the political clout and voter suppo ...

Auburn Councilman Kevin Hanley decides against Assembly run

Auburn City Councilman Kevin Hanley had decided not to run for the open District 5 Assembly seat. District 5 was extended into Auburn by the California Redistricting Commission an ...

Auburn’s position in county government about to head east

Auburn’s redistricting shift into the sprawling eastern Placer County district represented by Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery is expected to be approved Tuesday by the Board of Su ...

Redistricting boundaries leave Auburn-based supervisor Jim Holmes outside of Auburn

Placer County moved one step closer Tuesday to establishing new supervisorial district boundaries – with the city of Auburn making a key shift from District 3 to District 5. Unde ...

New Assembly boundaries have Auburn's Kevin Hanley considering a state run

Auburn voters will be looking at next year’s state Assembly election with a fresh perspective. California Citizens’ Redistricting Commission recent remapping decisions have se ...