HIGH STREET

City Council puts hi-tech streetlights, cameras on hold

At the last City Council meeting, members expressed excitement and concern over the possibility of 10 LED streetlamps that may be placed in the downtown area surrounding High Stree ...

Senior Center makes move to Downtown Auburn

Located at Placer County-owned buildings in North Auburn since the 1980s, the Multipurpose Senior Center has made the move to Downtown Auburn. Part of a forced exodus of tenants f ...

Call out the water police

Auburn Journal Photos The award-winning, whimsical “Water Leak” found-art sculpture finds a display area on the exterior wall of Auburn’s Old City Hall building ...

Police search for Downtown Auburn bank robbery suspect

Authorities are on the lookout for a man wanted for the Monday morning robbery of a Downtown Auburn bank. According to the Auburn Police Department, a man in his late 30s robbed t ...

Meddlers Report – July 7

The Meddlers is an open-forum meeting sponsored by the Auburn Chamber of Commerce that meets at 7 a.m. every Tuesday at Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way. Auburn Journal reporter ...

City and business owner look for resolution over pipe

An old drainage pipe has set back construction and delayed the reopening of a popular Downtown Auburn gas station. It may also be a wedge between the City of Auburn and the busines ...

Rowdy Randy's closed for upgrades

The installation of new underground fuel tanks has Rowdy Randy’s gas station, at the corner of High Street and Elm Avenue, out of commission for the next several weeks. Owne ...

Senior center moving to Downtown Auburn

The Auburn Multipurpose Senior Center is approaching July with a new vision of the future after signing a lease on Downtown Auburn office space. The senior center’s move end ...

Mountain lion spotted Downtown

An early morning mountain lion sighting isn’t something you’d expect in the heart of Downtown Auburn, but it’s exactly what a handful of witness say they saw Mond ...

High Street stretch to undergo major repairs

  The final stage in a project to prevent burst water mains on High Street in Auburn is set to start Monday. Simpson and Simpson Construction will be working through early N ...

Water Leak ok’d by Auburn leadership

The approved placement of one award-winning sculpture at the corner of Lincoln Way and High Street bringing more art to the heart of Auburn. Meadow Vista-based artist Kurt Barton& ...

Chamber’s new stomping grounds officially open

It may be awhile before the Auburn Chamber of Commerce can think outside of the box again – the moving box, that is. While the business-savvy group has officially opened the ...

High-Elm bottleneck defies easy answer

A troublesome traffic light in Downtown Auburn is raising eyebrows and blood pressure for travelers stuck in its snare. The stoplight at Elm Avenue and High Street has been and on ...

Future of downtown corner park uncertain

The future of a small plot of land on the corner of Placer and High streets in Downtown Auburn is uncertain now that the city has set its sights on the remodel of a different corne ...

Reader Input: A few steps would ease Auburn traffic

Spring brings traffic light problems? (“Spring brings road work and signal light issues,” Journal, March 23). Seems to me traffic flow is a major and unaddressed issu ...