Keith Nesbitt

Incumbents think ahead

I know the Measure A/charter city initiative didn’t pass, but I didn’t think it was that bad of an idea since it would have resulted in more home rule and the potential to save ...

Debate gets heated among Auburn City Council candidates

It didn’t take long for a public debate among three candidates for two seats on the Auburn City Council to escalate into accusations of lies and personal attacks on Friday at the ...

Moffat’s proposals make good sense

I attended the Meddlers’ meeting last Tuesday morning (Sept. 18) to hear the candidates for (Auburn) City Council. After listening to all three candidates, I have made the decisi ...

Protect city from the state

We are (close to) making a critical decision for our city. Measure A would create a Charter City for Auburn. The opposition to Measure A is using ?sound bite? arguments to defeat t ...

Mayor’s fee position seems ‘capricious’

Regarding Old Town Business District fee changes (Journal, April 24), I really struggle with understanding Councilmember/Mayor Keith Nesbitt’s position regarding the proposed ...

Judge rules in favor of Measure A opponents

The Placer County Superior Court ruled Tuesday that the opponents of Measure A do not need to make amendments to their ballot argument, as challenged by City Clerk Joe Labrie. Mea ...

City council meeting Monday

A more in-depth discussion of the city’s higher than expected legal costs and approval of several pending projects are two items slated for Monday night’s Auburn City Council M ...

Auburn Redevelopment agency out of business

Auburn’s Redevelopment Agency, along with hundreds of others in California, is out of business after the California State Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the legislature was wi ...

Auburn changes mayor Monday

Mayor Dr. Bill Kirby will pass the gavel to council member Keith Nesbitt at a special session of the Auburn City Council Monday night. Kirby will end his term as mayor in the off ...

Another Auburn business sued for ADA issues

Another Auburn business said it has recently been sued by a Carmichael-based attorney for disability access, and the city of Auburn is working to find out who else is being impacte ...

Auburn to see second passenger train?

Local agencies are hoping to enhance one of Auburn’s commuting options. The Placer County Transportation Planning Agency along with the Capitol Corridor Joint Powers Authority a ...

City parking under review

City staff tossed out the idea of two-hour parking limits in Downtown and Old Town Auburn at Monday’s council meeting. The council also debated whether holiday parking enforceme ...

Art coming to Downtown?

City staff is looking into possibly putting art in Downtown Auburn on a rotating basis. During Monday’s City Council meeting, Public Works Director Bernie Schroeder presented a ...

City wants Tour of California back

Local officials hope an event that took the city of Auburn by storm in May will be coming back for another round next year. The Bike Auburn local organizing committee is preparing ...

Business owners react to council support of ADA bill

Local business owners say they are glad the Auburn City Council is trying to bring about change when it comes to Americans with Disabilities Act lawsuits. One business settled its ...