infrastructure

Auburn roads acquire piece of budget pie

Like balancing a checkbook on a grand scale, managing the budget of an entire city takes some know-how. Auburn, once winged by the hellish realities of national economic instabili ...

Reader Input: Real meaning of ‘Endurance Capitol’

I was telling a friend about how much we enjoy Auburn — the people and the physical beauty of the area. He asked why Auburn has the Endurance Capitol label. I told him about ...

Public nearly no show for Auburn budget session

If you were looking for the perfect opportunity to raise issue with the way city funds are handled, you may have missed the boat. The “boat” was a very poorly attended ...

Reader Input: Annexation: Funder of infrastructure

In the Sunday Auburn Journal, Councilman Bill Kirby was quoted as saying, “We no longer need anyone’s permission to annex within our sphere of influence,” (&ldquo ...

Gas prices low, but at what cost?

Motorists may be enjoying the low gas prices, but a sustained price drop at the pumps could wreak havoc on California’s struggling infrastructure. For the state’s alre ...

Noon Hour Update: Dangerous crosswalk near school, catching up with Crystal Costa; PCWA reaches water deal and county infrastructure

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

State of Placer County roads, bridges, buildings getting closer look

AUBURN CA - Placer County is taking new steps toward identifying and funding high-priority infrastructure projects. At the end of the two-day budget workshop this month, Board of S ...

Veterans could rebuild nation

Watching the speeches on Memorial Day, I think they were missing a very important point. Oh, we?re good at cheering and waving flags and talking about how we ?Support the Troops.? ...

Sacrifice can keep our nation great

On the anniversary of 9/11 I am full of pride in our nation and the sacrifice of so many people 10 years ago today. At that time we were under attack from an outside group with ha ...

Infrastructure project loans halted by state

A state panel that oversees loans for public works voted Wednesday to stop financing nearly all infrastructure projects in California, halting nearly $4 billion in loans for everyt ...

Infrastructure problems can’t just be wished away

Re: Annexation is a way¦ by Gordon Ainsleigh, Feb. 24. Mr. Ainsleigh assumes that the people in Penryn are not as xenophobic as he. Take a look around Meadow Vista. One school i ...