Keith Nesbitt

Auburn Councilman ponders 2012

Keith Nesbitt said he is fairly committed to running for the 4th District state Assembly seat in 2012. “I think it would be nice if someone from this area represented this distr ...

Looking back at 2007

The year 2007 brought Auburn a change in Placer High head football coaches, a King in trouble and a congressman under fire. Placer Vineyards, a new dog park and Best Buy were appro ...

Another View: 2009: Protecting taxpayers and delivering transportation improvements in Placer County

2009 has been a tough year. How often do you hear someone in government say that taxpayers got more for their money? Well, if you live in Placer County, you did in terms of transpo ...

Our View: Short-term pain, long-term gain with Streetscape

Auburn City Councilman Keith Nesbitt summed it up as well as anyone: “My message to the crowd of 12 of us in there is no one is going to get exactly what they want, but we’ll ...

Committee hopes to bring history, art to the streets

How do you tell more than 100 years of history in around a mile-and-a-half of sidewalk? Twelve people are going to try. Those 12 people sit on the Streetscape History and Art Adv ...

Salvation Army still helping fire victims

As an active advisory board member for The Salvation Army of Auburn, I would like to take a moment to inform the Journal’s readers of the organization’s work during the afterma ...

City digs into Streetscape

By Michelle Miller-Carl Journal News Editor It was a dirt- and gravel-filled lot Wednesday. But come the end of the year, it will be Auburn’s new town square. Officials gathered ...

Streetscape launches with morning groundbreaking

The City of Auburn will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the Streetscape Phase 1 Project at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 15. This event will take place in the future Endurance ...

Council doesn't 'accept' parking study

After spending $71,000 and several months of effort, the Auburn City Council wound up rejecting its ballyhooed parking study during Monday night’s meeting at City Hall. Walker P ...

Council votes to upgrade local wastewater plant

Although all five members of the Auburn City Council expressed a preference to join the proposed regional sewer plant based at Lincoln, they nevertheless voted unanimously Monday n ...