George Costanich

Reader input: Senior Center needs funds, too

Reading the July 10 edition of the Auburn Journal, I saw that our supervisors and county have about $7 million in public money to accommodate Costco (“Costco could displace P ...

Reader input: Senior center lease not feasible

I have been asking questions and gathering information on what progress has been made on the Multipurpose Senior Center. I found that it is not prudent or feasible to rent or lease ...

Reader input: Sewer plan is too expensive

The facts on local or regional sewer system The proposed sewer user fee is $95.78 per month for regional service, depending on cost of the project, which is probably going to exc ...

Reader input: Keep the money in North Auburn

I attended the public hearing on April 9 on the sewer project, low turn out of SMD1 customers. (Journal. April 10) From attending the hearing and talking with the engineers here ...

Reader input: Need answers on sewer project

I talked with an engineer/director on March 26 about the North Auburn Sewer Project.The letter that was sent out leaves a lot of unanswered questions.The director I talked with had ...

Watch that bottom line

Supervisors: Look over the engineering very carefully before making any commitments. Engineering firms do make errors. On some projects I worked on they received a percentage of th ...

Miners’ rescue effort superb

I totally agree with the letters by Carol Wallgren and Elly Derr (Reader Input, Oct. 19). Kudos to everyone involved in the rescue of the miners in Chile. Working most of my life ...

WWII ended in August 1945

I respectfully disagree with my good friend, George Costanich, that Sept. 3 be remembered (Reader Input, Sept. 8). Aug. 6, 9 and 15 are the critical dates. On Aug. 6, 1945, the ...

Keep VJ Day in memory

On Friday, Sept. 3, 1945 a very historical event occurred. The Japanese government surrendered. I expected that something would be mentioned in the Journal in its Sept. 3 edition. ...