Jennifer Montgomery

Montgomery on right track

When my supervisor, Jennifer Montgomery, gets on the losing end of a 4-1 vote, I have found it instructive to ask her why she voted that way. So far, she has always had a very goo ...

Montgomery on the right track

What? (Supervisor) Jennifer (Montgomery) not performing for the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency governing board (Journal, Jan. 26)? That is the most unheard-of reason for her remova ...

Montgomery thinks ethically

I applaud Jennifer Montgomery for her integrity and reliability in representing the interests of her constituency — what a concept (Journal, Jan. 26! Are elected officials supp ...

Keep Jennifer on board

Hooray for (Supervisor) Jennifer (Montgomery)! Three cheers for Jen. Like she said, “I am not a puppet,” (“Supes vote Montgomery off Tahoe board,” Journal, Jan. 26). It s ...

Ruffalo: Redistricting likely to impact Montgomery, Holmes

The recent dump of U.S. Census data was intriguing, especially for political junkies such as myself. But besides making it a bit easier for Republicans to elect the next president, ...

Community Festival sponsors honored

The Auburn Community Festival honored sponsors at Ceronix Inc. recently, celebrating the success of the 14th annual local extravaganza that celebrates harvest time and life in the ...

Demand your share of American dream

I would like to respond to the “Perspectives” column by Mr. Jim Ruffalo in last Sunday’s (Aug. 29) Auburn Journal. Mr. Ruffalo discussed at some length an item placed on the ...

Ruffalo: Innocuous agenda item may pack a wallop

At last Tuesday’s board of supervisors meeting, I’m pretty sure I saw a glimpse of the future. I did not particularly care for what I saw. The agenda item — number 5, for th ...

I’m living in the wrong district

As I read the headlines of the Wednesday, Aug. 18 Auburn Journal I wished that I was in district number 4 instead of 5. Why, you ask? Well, if I were in the 4th District, I could p ...

Our View: Recreation board needs to boost unity and professionalism

The Auburn Recreation District board and its supporters lost out on their attempt Tuesday to persuade Placer County supervisors to more fairly fund Hidden Falls Park expansion. Pl ...

Another View: Regional park projects need fair funding

Jim Holmes and Jennifer Montgomery, as “our” elected representatives to the Placer County Board of Supervisors, I am asking you to support your local community by leading the c ...

Courts will undo sordid Bohemia mess

While the planning commission’s approval of the Bohemia Environmental Impact Report was initially disappointing, it is actually good news for opponents (Journal, July 9). The de ...

Residents raise funds for fire safety

Local residents who lost their homes in the 49 Fire are working to keep their properties safe this summer. Fran Kehoe lives in the North Park subdivision in Auburn. The neighborho ...

County to purchase office building in Tahoe City

Placer County is moving ahead with a new, $3.5 million building purchase in Tahoe City. The Board of Supervisors approved an option to purchase the 11,400-square-foot Customs Hous ...

Looking behind the scenes: Why cheat District 5 out of its own funds?

Shoveling through the notebook while trying to find out why people continue to buy Al Gore’s books. Best guess is people back east are burning them to keep warm ... On the other ...