Parking

Reader Input: Some things should be free

Why am I not surprised to read that the Auburn State Park ranger wants to eliminate free parking on Highway 49 at the confluence (“Caltrans gives frugal parkers a break on Hi ...

Reader Input: Of libraries and police parking

Well, bad news for all (those who visit the) library. It closes its doors on Mondays to see if it would be a great idea to do it all the time. I say it would not be a good idea b ...

Caltrans gives frugal parkers a break on Highway 49

State Parks officials say traffic and pedestrian safety is an emerging issue at one of the last free parking areas at the American River confluence in the Auburn State Recreation a ...

Rental ordinance approved; now what?

A mostly cheering crowd marked the approval of one of Auburn’s more polarizing issues — short-term residential rentals in Auburn. The proposed ordinance, geared toward ...

Reader Input: Paying to park in Old Town?

We hear a lot about “save our senior center,” “save our frogs,” “save our supervisors,” but I feel we need to save our Old Town. We went to Aw ...

Amgen to cause parking crunch near Confluence

Rangers with the Auburn State Recreation Area are warning that families out to celebrate Mother’s Day at the American River Confluence may want to consider either visiting ...

Added fees at Auburn park raise $55,000 since July

  Travis Schultze and Will Parrott stopped at the Confluence on Tuesday to view the trail map, scouting out their route for a mountain biking session, only to drive off right ...

Increased parking Enforcement in Auburn

The city of Auburn is starting up full-time parking enforcement with the aid of volunteers. Staff presented the report at Monday’s City Council meeting outlining tactics for de ...