Project Auburn

Plans advance for 3 Auburn projects

More planning is underway on several Auburn city improvements and renovations that will be included during next spring’s Project Auburn day. Three sites are in the early sta ...

"Rich" the most qualified choice

Having read the many published news articles, editorials and letters to the editor regarding the five candidates running for District 5 supervisor in Placer County, and with electi ...

Home rule beats Sacramento dictates

In a recent Auburn Journal story regarding Measure A (Sunday, March 25), which will come to a vote in June, you acknowledged the fact that opponents are being funded by unions. The ...

Jim Ruffalo: Look, and look hard, at charter cities issue

Fire-proofing the notebook while lauding those Auburnians who went out and did the work we’ve already paid the state and federal governments to do in order to make the neighborho ...

Our View: Canyon fire break: Let’s get ’er done ourselves, Auburn

Bob Snyder doesn’t want the horror of the 49 Fire to repeat itself along the rim of the American River canyon. Auburn city officials, businesses, landowners and the thousands o ...

Want to give back? Bring extra change to Sunday’s music fest

Scott Holbrook can’t keep from smilin’. The Auburn Recreation District board member, whose “keep smilin’” valediction signs off most of his letters and conversations, is ...

Our View: Bank, club a great example of community

Lawmakers and business leaders talk about the need for public-private partnerships when neither — government or business — has the political or financial will to go it alone. ...

Looking Behind The Scenes: Brush and taxes grow at alarming rate

Re-licensing the notebook while trying to recall what happened to the last governor who wanted to hike auto registration fees ... Meanwhile, yet another fiscal crisis is being dum ...

Rotary to host community barbecue

The tents are already set up and tables waiting for the “Spirit of Auburn BBQ” Friday night at the Gold Country Fairgrounds. The 26th annual festivities raised $37,000 last ye ...

Theater’s exterior restoration reflects progress

I would like to respond to Diane Powell’s recent letter, Your Views, June 29, titled “Performing Arts Center may be ‘money pit.’” The Auburn Placer Performing Arts Cente ...