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Potential neighbors of North Auburn big-box store fight to keep it off their street

Plans for a big-box Wal-Mart or Costco-type store off Highway 49 are getting a rocky reception. And much of the opposition is revolving around traffic concerns. At a meeting late ...

Wal-Mart" Costco" Lowe’s" New study stacks up three scenarios for North Auburn site

Plans for a 155,000-square-foot building that could house a Costco, Wal-Mart or even a Lowe’s home-improvement center are moving forward in North Auburn. The state-required envi ...

Planning Commission: No hunting at Placer County’s 961-acre Hidden Falls park addition

Hidden Falls Regional Park near Auburn will soon provide four times as much parkland for visitors under plans OK’d Thursday by the Placer County Planning Commission. But the comm ...

Hidden Falls park expansion OK’d but hunting called off

The Placer County Planning Commission voted in favor Thurday of approving the use permit and environmental documentation for the Hidden Falls Regional Park expansion near Auburn. ...

No hunting at Placer County’s 961-acre Hidden Falls park addition: Planning Commission

Hidden Falls Regional Park near Auburn will soon provide four times as much parkland for visitors under plans OK’d Thursday by the Placer County Planning Commission. But the com ...

Placer County commission high on pot dispensary ban

Placer County’s proposed pot shop ban won the backing Thursday of the Placer County Planning Commission despite the pleas of prospective medicinal marijuana dispensary owners in ...

Hidden Falls expansion plans, pot shop ban on Placer County Planning Commission plate

Park plans and a ban on pot shops will be on the agenda at today’s Placer County Planning Commission meeting. The commission is slated to consider environmental clearances and a ...

Baltimore Ravine plan in Auburn faces tough questions on road access

A development plan for the wooded Baltimore Ravine area in Auburn is facing hurdles over road access. The plan by Baltimore Ravine Investors of Roseville was given its first publi ...

Lawyer claims case dismissed in Ollar-Burris matter

A strange twist emerged Wednesday involving a complicated Placer County lawsuit targeting former planning commissioner Michelle Ollar-Burris and others. Brigit Barnes, an attorne ...

142-room hotel, commercial Hill Top Center for Bowman wins Placer County Planning Commission approval

A 142-room hotel complex on a cliffside overlooking Interstate 80 in Bowman has Placer County Planning Commission approval to proceed. The commission voted 6-0 Thursday to approve ...