Douglas Boulevard

Why not finish the road work?

We recently moved back to Placer County and love the area. We were not surprised to see the long-planned widening of Auburn Folsom Road. It’s great except for the half-mile left ...

Another View: Placer County plans its budget well

It is no accident that Placer County is in better budget shape than many counties and cities across California. Our county has remained in good shape despite the economic slowdown ...

Nat Giuliani and Auburn: a right fit

Auburn’s Nat Giuliani was born at home in San Francisco’s North Beach community in 1922 in the heart of the Bay Area’s Italian neighborhood. Giuliani comes from a long line ...

Another View: Why Supervisor Kirk Uhler will be recalled

Ask anyone in District 4 as we did and you’ll find opinion is fairly universal: Kirk Uhler is a failure as county supervisor. He serves only himself and listens only to those w ...

Why does Uhler dodge public?

Supervisor (Kirk) Uhler’s illiteracy is in question but his motivations are clear: In my opinion, it is evident to many Granite Bay residents Supervisor Uhler functions like a p ...

Little resistance from residents

The residents of Granite Bay are sleeping through a Community Plan update that is well on the way to turning Douglas Boulevard into another Madison Avenue and adding over 4,000 res ...