funding

Remaining renovations in limbo

The restoration of one of Auburn’s treasures is running into some financial headwinds. But with a few more donations, Auburn painter Tim Busk said work on Firehouse No. 1 could ...

Restoration efforts spawn beaver vs. salmon questions

Spawning chinook salmon will be swimming their way up Auburn Ravine Creek to Downtown Auburn by the fall of 2012. That is if the funding comes through to make their journey easier ...

South Placer panel nixes Lincoln Bypass funding fix

Caltrans has failed in a bid for an $8 million transfusion of local funds to stave off a construction halt on the Lincoln Bypass. A work stoppage on the $325 million project could ...

Placer park work suspended by state freeze

Two state grants totaling nearly $2 million for Placer County’s Hidden Falls Regional Park planning and trail work are wrapped into the freeze on state infrastructure project loa ...

Community needs to rethink funding priorities

They did a good job on the outside of the Old State Theater. How much did it cost? Word has it at approximately $250,000. Where are our priorities? A part of this money could have ...

Millionaire Ose gives self funding lead

Doug Ose is out in front by a wide margin over major opponent Tom McClintock in campaign dollars earned and spent, according to finance reports filed Tuesday. But most of the mone ...

Kranz tops in District 5 funding derby

Bolstered by donations from Placer Vineyards Development Corp. Squaw Valley Ski Corp. and Royal Gorge developers, Placer County Supervisor Bruce Kranz's funding war chest is leadin ...