Herdal Drive

Auburn Police make cannabis arrest

A complaint called in by a concerned citizen in Auburn led to an arrest on Herdal Drive for concentrated cannabis Monday night. At approximately 10:12 p.m. Monday the Auburn Polic ...

Traffic, main entrance still causes for neighbor concern in Baltimore Ravine project

Although construction isn’t starting yet, the Baltimore Ravine development is moving forward and neighbors expressed their opinions Thursday. Stephen Des Jardins, the developer ...

City Council approves Baltimore Ravine

The Baltimore Ravine development will go forward. In a 4-1 vote the Auburn City Council approved the Baltimore Ravine Specific Plan and Study Areas project Monday night. Plan Are ...

Our View: Commissioners need to take vote seriously

Auburn’s planning commission may be able to say it unanimously approved recommending a controversial housing development entrance but how unanimous was it really? Last week the ...

Apply modern criteria to Ravine access

As the Baltimore Ravine project makes its way through the review and approval process, the major issue has not become the project itself, but the location of the proposed principal ...

No fan of Baltimore Ravine development

Re: Baltimore Ravine project: When buying our homes in this subdivision, no Realtor revealed an existing right-of-way from the 1960s. So, she certainly had no way of knowing a de ...

Herdal Drive long recognized as access

I am a native-born resident of Auburn, having lived here since 1960. My family has lived in Auburn for generations before me. Over the decades property, which used to consist of hu ...

Another vote for Pacific Street

Regarding the Baltimore Ravine project access point, as a homeowner in the Sierra Vista del Valle subdivision, I strongly oppose using Herdal Drive as the ingress/egress point for ...

Enter ravine project via Pacific Street

As a long-time resident of Auburn and a local business owner, I am not opposed to the development of Baltimore Ravine. Growth that is well thought out and planned with all citizens ...

Residents, developer argue over best road for project entrance

Residents sounded off Tuesday on which street they think would be a better main entrance for a proposed large-scale housing development in South Auburn. On Jan. 13 the Auburn Cit ...

Make access safest, not cheapest

Thank you for giving the citizens of Auburn the opportunity to voice an opinion of the proposed Baltimore Ravine project. I am writing as a long-time resident of Auburn and a homeo ...

Herdal doesn’t make sense

I thank you in advance for your time and attention to the matter of the entrance to the Baltimore Ravine development. Aside from the fact that there is a historical landmark ther ...

Pacific Street entrance safer for all

I am writing regarding the Baltimore Ravine proposed development. My husband Jon and I do not oppose the development. We do oppose the use of Herdal Drive as the primary point of ...

Put lives ahead of developers’ profits

This is a not a letter of opposition to the Baltimore Ravine development, but is a strong opposition to use Herdal (Drive) as the main entrance. We are homeowners with access off ...

Views vary on development

Residents gave mixed reviews at an Auburn Planning Commission hearing about Baltimore Ravine. While some were supportive, others were vehemently against the 725-home project. T ...