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New Placer planning panel criteria sparks Board of Supervisors clash

  The question of where one of Placer County Planning Commission’s two at large members should live has been settled – but not before supervisors supporting openi ...

Noon Hour Update: Holiday spirit in local schools; high-speed Internet lacking in Applegate and pairs of brothers dot Placer High basketball program

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’ ...

Placer County looks to fill seat on Planning Commission

Placer County is seeking applications from residents interested in serving on the Planning Commission as an at-large representative of western Placer County. The deadline for subm ...

Noon Hour Update: Repeal afoot for state fire fee; more changes at Auburn agencies; boys basketball in Loomis and Placer High snowboarding

  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 wha ...

Snyder stepping down from Auburn Planning Commission

AUBURN CA - Bob Snyder has tendered his resignation from the Auburn Planning Commission, after two stints of service on the board that sandwiched a term on the Auburn City Council. ...

Noon Hour Update: Fair food preview; resignation on Planning commission and school enrollment numbers

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’ ...

150-unit Penryn residential complex passes Placer planning panel test

AUBURN CA - A divided Placer County Planning Commission voted 3-2 Thursday to approve the controversial Orchard at Penryn project. The decision signals an appeal to the Board of S ...

Rural community-center wrangles to be heard by Placer planning panel

Agricultural-zoned landowners seeking ?community center? status for private parties and other functions under Placer County zoning regulations are being bumped up a notch to the pl ...

Nevada County panel hears Rincon del Rio concerns, praise

AUBURN CA – Views on Rincon del Rio’s plusses and minuses were in sharp focus at a public hearing Thursday in Nevada City. The South Nevada County development proposal calls f ...

South Nevada County’s Rincon del Rio goes to planning panel

AUBURN CA - A seniors development proposed for South Nevada County is on tap to reach the Nevada County Planning Commission Thursday. The Rincon del Rio project’s environmental ...

North Auburn Target expansion back on track – but smaller

North Auburn’s Target store has scaled back expansion plans and is now going forward with a proposal for an 8,872-square-foot addition. Target had initially wanted to expand its ...

150-unit Orchard housing development tapped for Penryn

In the development stage with Placer County for the past four years, the 150-unit Orchard at Penryn housing project goes before the planning commission Thursday for a public hearin ...

Planning panel to hear North Auburn 858-unit residential-commercial project proposal

Western Care Construction Company will be asking for several development approvals Thursday from the Placer County Planning Commission for its proposed 858-unit continuing-care com ...

Boarding facility won't take in more dogs

Complaints from neighbors have caused the Aunt Cynthia’s Bed and Biscuit Inn owner to pull a request to increase the number of dogs cared for. Cynthia McCoy owns the cageless do ...

Planning Commission says ‘yes’ to North Auburn Wal-Mart-Costco-type store

A Wal-Mart-Costco-type store in North Auburn won approval today from the Placer County Planning Commission. But opponents of Roseville developer Jim Conkey’s plans for a 155,000 ...