Kahl Muscott

Recreation district raises funds

With an upcoming election for two of its board of directors seats, the Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District could see some change in the future. Four candidates are running f ...

Increase in park fee on the horizon?

Auburn Area Recreation and Parks District leadership wants to be able to fund future projects and support the ever-growing population of Auburn. The district asked the City Counci ...

Fire burns park playground

Police are investigating a fire that caused more than $5,000 in damages to a public playground. At about 3 a.m. Monday Auburn Police dispatchers received a call that the playgrou ...

Trail is walk, jog in the park

Recreation Park attendees will soon be able to walk and jog to their heart’s content, but some residents have mixed emotions about cost. On Sept. 7 the Auburn Recreation Distric ...

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 ...

Party in the Park: Did we mention it’s free?

In a summer of fun things to do, and a place (Auburn) where the phrase “stay-cation” actually equates to a great holiday, your Auburn Recreation District offers up yet another ...

Auburn Recreation District offers its forecast for 2010

Like many public agencies and private businesses, the Auburn Area Recreation and Park District (ARD) faced strong economic realities in 2009. Budget cuts, increases in expenses and ...

ARD cleaning up downed trees, branches after storm

Auburn Recreation District officials said Sunday night’s storm left a trail of downed trees, limbs and branches at several parks. A 60- to 80-foot oak at Ashford Park snapped in ...

ARD seeks public input on Regional Park

By Michelle Miller-Carl Journal News Editor Would you like more walking trails? Another dog park? Maybe a water feature the kids can splash in on a warm day? The Auburn Recrea ...

Vandalism still hurting dog park

The dog sculpture at Ashley Memorial Dog Park has nothing to wag about. The donated 80-pound steel piece of art depicting a happy canine was damaged after late-night vandals stru ...