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Reader Input: Prosecute slobs of parking lots

Many years ago, California and other states started putting in “park ’n’ pool” parking areas. This has turned out to be one of the better ideas of the state ...

Auburn City Council OKs trash rate increase

Auburn residents and businesses will see their garbage collection rates increase slightly starting in July after the Auburn City Council unanimously voted to approve a cost-of-livi ...

Trailer filled with trash left along Meadow Vista road creates concerns

At one time, it was some family’s pride and joy - a vintage 1970s Nomad travel trailer 40 feet long. This past week though, the Nomad sat abandoned at the side of Placer Hil ...

Reader Input: Hard to recycle in Meadow Vista

Recycling is not an easy task in Meadow Vista. For years at our house, we have saved all of our plastic containers with a “1” or “2” on the bottom because t ...

Trash dumping an unsightly fact of life in Auburn, Placer County

AUBURN CA - The trashing of Auburn is going strong, with a check at several locations popular with dumpers liberally peppered with the detritus of modern living. Next to the Union ...