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Recology-Auburn Placer not seeking county garbage-collection fee hike

Placer County staff is recommending that the Board of Supervisors approve plans for Recology ?Auburn Placer to forego any cost-of-living increase for garbage collection fees during ...

Supes commit to Applegate-Winchester sewer-pipe link

AUBURN CA - Placer County supervisors have given the OK to the construction phase of a $7.7 million regional sewer connection project for a small wastewater system in Applegate tha ...

Placer County, Bell Garden Apartments tenant attorneys still talking

AUBURN CA - Talks are continuing between Placer County and legal-aid attorneys for low-income Bell Garden Apartments residents in North Auburn and Placer County. The Placer County ...

Waiting game for Bell Garden residents in North Auburn

AUBURN CA - Attorneys representing low-income residents of the Placer County-owned Bell Garden Apartments are studying possible ways to help ease the financial burden of renters wh ...

Placer supes confront commitment issues on costly North Auburn sewer

Placer County’s sewer solution for the North Auburn area is going Tuesday to the Board of Supervisors with no clear favorite. Supervisors Jim Holmes and Robert Weygandt – the ...

Costco, Conkey, Placer County team on Auburn site

Placer County supervisors struck a deal with a Roseville developer Tuesday that could woo and win Costco as a tenant on county-owned land in North Auburn. Jim Conkey Real Estate D ...

Costco back in Auburn?

Placer County supervisors are poised to make their first move toward what could eventually lead to construction of a Costco store on county-owned land in North Auburn. The Board o ...

Placer County regional wastewater decision will have to wait

Placer County supervisors want more answers on a $92 million regional wastewater solution that would pipe sewage from Auburn and North Auburn to Lincoln. The city of Lincoln provi ...

Placer County supervisors grant temporary rent reprieve to Auburn’s Cat House

A cat rescue group came away with a partial victory Tuesday in an attempt to stay rent-free at a Placer County-owned building in North Auburn. Supervisors voted to allow the Friend ...

Media Life: NPR features Auburn artist, presidential music

A three-CD set of 43 songs highlighting each U.S. president and an examination of a wrangle over ownership of a rising artist’s work both made it onto the National Public Radio a ...