Jennifer Montgomery

Another View: Placer County readies plans for fiscal success

Editor’s note:?This is the last in a three-part series. The full series can be read online at Auburnjournal.com.All of us at Placer County can see better days ahead now that ...

Another View: Each year, Placer County hammers out its budget

Editor’s note:?This is the second in a three-part column series running in the Journal in the coming week.One of the best ways to get a clear picture of the Placer County bud ...

Another View: Placer County tiptoes toward fiscal recovery

Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part column series that will run in the Journal in the coming week.Placer County’s budget picture has changed dramatically s ...

Our View: Sewer plan needs a plan – in writing

At its most recent meeting last week, the Placer County Board of Supervisors discussed the regional wastewater treatment proposal that’s been in the works for the past decade. T ...

Conflict over $73 million sewer project rising to the surface

AUBURN CA -- Confusion and an adversarial tone seemed to dominate discussions about a proposed $73 million regional sewer plan that could greatly impact rates at a Placer County Bo ...

Placer supes dial down non-profit donation outlay

Spending is down for the three Placer County supervisors opting for a revenue-sharing program that dispenses grants to non-profit organizations from county funds. Totals compiled ...

No on Measure E cripples communities

June 5 has come and gone with great disappointment on my behalf. I am greatly disappointed in those who live in the Placer Hills Fire District area. Measure E (besides the re-elect ...

Placer County voter turnout falls on lower end of projections

Placer County voter turnout was on the low end of expectations but still above the state average. Placer County elections chief Jim McCauley had projected a turnout of between 46 a ...

Election results: Voters against Measure A early

The polls for the 2012 Presdential Primary Election in Placer County have now closed and the semi-official results are in. Below are totals from local races and measures with 100 p ...

Montgomery helps veterans

As a retired rear admiral in the United States Navy Medical Corps, I endorse Jennifer Montgomery and strongly urge you to vote for her on June 5. Jennifer has been incredibly activ ...