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Reader Input: Site access fees indeed a scam
Wednesday Jul 09 2014
If I read Sarah Reijonen’s letter right (“State charging fees for federal access,” Reader Input, July 8), there’s people out there got money coming back. Th ...
Another View: When it comes to rate increases, know how Prop 218 works
Friday May 02 2014
Taxes, assessments and fees may sound like the same thing to most of us who end up paying them, but separate legal definitions for each of them allows different ways of gaining pub ...
Council to planners: Proposed fees way too high
Friday Apr 18 2014
City planners were sent back to the drawing board by the Auburn City Council this week to lower proposed increases in planning application fees, some of which called for large incr ...
Reader Input: Take back our water company
Tuesday Aug 20 2013
To my fellow Placer County Water Agency victims: The time has come to take back our water company. While they do provide excellent water service they are doing so at excessive co ...
Reader Input: PCWA rate rise is out of line
Tuesday Jul 23 2013
Re: Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) proposed water rate increase: As a PCWA ratepayer, I wrote a letter to PCWA opposing the proposed rate increase to be decided on Aug. 8. The ...
Reader Input: Beware PCWA shakedown
Friday Jul 19 2013
In the midst of a plethora of revelations concerning waste and exorbitant plush retirements effected by government and quasi-government agencies, I am appalled by the shakedown of ...
Reader Input: Time has come to dismantle ASRD
Thursday Jun 13 2013
I am a local resident and frequent park user at Auburn State Recreation District parks. It is very troubling how our state park has become a police state. I am talking about re ...
Reader Input: Hold bicyclists to standards
Wednesday Mar 20 2013
For too many years now we have been having to deal with the steady increase in bicycle traffic on the back roads throughout the foothills. I am not a bike rider and not against t ...
AP Exclusive: Inmate lawsuits cost California $200 million
Monday Feb 11 2013
SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown has begun aggressively challenging federal court oversight of California's prison system by highlighting what he says is a costly ...
Reader Input: Work to rein in price of animal shelter
Friday Feb 08 2013
I am practically speechless after reading the front-page Journal article on the astronomical price for the new animal shelter (“Placer supes move on new $23.6 million North A ...
PG&E customers to foot part of pipe safety costs after fatal San Bruno explosion
Thursday Dec 20 2012
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California regulators on Thursday unanimously approved a two-year Pacific Gas and Electric Co. rate increase of $299 million to help pay for p ...
Surprise: New insurance fee in health overhaul law
Monday Dec 10 2012
WASHINGTON (AP) — Your medical plan is facing an unexpected expense, so you probably are, too. It's a new, $63-per-head fee to cushion the cost of cove ...
Our View: Repeal fee to park at Confluence
Thursday Jul 05 2012
Paying $10 to park on the side of the road shouldn’t be required to enjoy the natural habitat that surrounds Auburn. Late last month, the Gold Fields District of California S ...
Missing water meters make home purchases difficult
Friday Apr 06 2012
Since the beginning of the housing slump buyers, sellers and agents have faced unfortunate and unique situations when it comes to completing a transaction. For Auburn residen ...
Our View: Unified plan needed for local business
Thursday Mar 22 2012
Auburn is often described as a tight-knit local community that helps one another out. That didn’t seem to be completely the case for some of our businesses last week. At a city ...
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