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Vandalism at Auburn’s Overlook Park

(Journal Staff Photo) Gordy Ainsleigh, an Auburn Recreation District board member, moves vandalized tree branches from Overlook Park in Auburn. The branches on two catalpa tre ...

Vandals, park plans topics of ARD meeting

Board members talked through a number of topics at Thursday night’s Auburn Recreation District Board of Directors meeting. Among the many topics, members approved the transf ...

Pump track tops list of projects on people’s minds

Welcome to a new monthly column about the Auburn Area Recreation and Park District (ARD). The goal of this column is to keep residents informed about proposed projects, current p ...

ARD wants public input on upcoming projects

The Auburn Area Recreation and Park District is asking for public input about a proposed operation and development plan that will help the organization create guidelines for managi ...

Solutions for goose control remain up in the air at ARD meeting

The Auburn Area Recreation and Park District Board of Directors Thursday night approved one of the final steps needed to install gates at Overlook Park and continued the issue of h ...

ARD Board to discuss gates, geese

Auburn Area Recreation and Park District directors meeting will discuss a final step needed to install gates around Overlook Park and possible solutions to geese population control ...

NOON HOUR UPDATE: Former finance chief returns to help Auburn; ARD to talk about gate at Overlook Park

WHAT WE’RE WORKING ON: After leaving for Placer County, Auburn’s former finance chief is returning to help out his former employer while it seeks a replacement for the ...

ARD unanimously OKs bike park location

Despite one member’s verbal sparring with an audience member, Auburn Recreation District directors unanimously voted Thursday to make Canyon View Par ...

ARD board to continue talks about bike track, Overlook Park

Members of the Auburn Recreation District are set to continue talks on a possible bicycle pump track and other future plans for Overlook Park. The board of directors is scheduled ...

Reader Input: ‘People noise’ a recreational given

Sunday’s Reader Input by Auburn Recreation Director Curt Smith raised “one very serious drawback” to the proposed bike park being the “people noise” s ...

Auburn bike park drive gains traction

Efforts to build a new bike park in Auburn are moving closer to securing an Overlook Park site. Auburn Recreation District officials heard Thursday that the U.S. Bureau of Rec ...

Auburn bike park Overlook Park bid gains traction with feds

  Efforts to build a new bike park in Auburn are moving closer to securing an Overlook Park site. Auburn Recreation District officials heard Thursday that the U.S. Bureau of ...

Reader Input: Gordy Ainsleigh deserves votes

I was alarmed upon reading the Kathleen Harris letter describing everything Gordy Ainsleigh has done at ARD as counter-productive. But then when I read Ainsleigh’s item-by-it ...

Auburn wades into festival

A crowded Overlook Park peppered with people Sunday was a sign of how many people realize what a good thing Auburn has with the American River canyon. Dozens of informational boo ...