Placer County Board of Supervisors

Noon Hour Update: Placer County Board of Supervisors, German Exchange students and a new cook book

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Another View: Enough red tape to stripe California’s highways

No one understands the needs of Placer County residents better than the people who live here. We love our community and are always looking for things we can do to make it even bet ...

Noon Hour Update: County business, the charter school debate and nutritional updates

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

Welcome to the Auburn Journal’s “Noon Hour Update,” where we’ll present you with stories and updates on what’s going on in the news and what we’ ...

Why endorse Kirk Uhler?

District Attorney Scott Owens and Sheriff Ed Bonner have foolishly endorsed Kirk Uhler for (District 4) supervisor. In 2010, Uhler’s friend and district aide Brian Jagger stole $ ...

Noon Hour Update: What's happening and what we're working on

Welcome to the Auburn Journal's "Noon Hour Update," where we'll present you with stories and updates on what's going on in the news and what we're working on for our Wednesday edit ...

Another View: Regional plan best way to address wastewater options

Placer County expects to have a comprehensive regional plan in place soon to bring its North Auburn wastewater treatment system into compliance with federal and state standards wit ...

Tobin runs for District 4 supervisor seat

Granite Bay resident Pam Tobin announced she is running to represent District 4 on the Placer County Board of Supervisors. Tobin, a local real estate agent, will run against incum ...

Placer County has game plan to handle state prisoner influx

Placer County’s state-prison realignment vision will lean heavily on incarcerating felons and the threat of jail time. But one group speaking to the Placer County Board of Superv ...

Placer County challenged over eviction plans

The future is uncertain for Maria Murguia as Placer County moves to evict tenants of North Auburn’s Bell Garden Apartments and tear down two 68-year-old buildings. Murguia has li ...

Supervisor discusses successes, challenges

Placer County Supervisor Kirk Uhler of Granite Bay stopped by the Journal office this week to talk about his upcoming campaign for re-election. He is running to keep his seat in th ...

Placer supes reject appeal on Homewood ski resort expansion by environmental groups

Placer County supervisors rejected an appeal Tuesday by environmental groups on the planning commission’s approval of the Homewood Mountain resort development proposal. The Boar ...

Supes want closer look at Lincoln-Auburn sewer pipeline

Placer County supervisors spent a marathon session Tuesday in an attempt to come up with a solution for ongoing wastewater challenges in North Auburn’s Sewer Maintenance Dist ...

Another View: Auburn fits in well with District 5

When I ran for Placer County supervisor, my main objective was to make the board more accessible and responsive to community input. For the past three years, I have worked diligent ...

Another View: Decision near on wastewater project

Since taking office in January 2005, I have invested significant time and energy to find cost-effective and reliable solutions to meet North Auburn’s wastewater compliance requir ...