Reg Murray

City home rehabilitation repairs to help with health and safety issues

Low-income homeowners in Auburn could get some help making repairs to their houses through a new city Housing Rehabilitation Program. According to Reg Murray, senior planner with ...

Auburn homebuyer program looks to assist first-time, low-income residents

A new housing program in Auburn could help some local families achieve their dreams of owning a home for the first time. The state approved a $487,500 HOME Investment Partnership ...

City program to help low-income, first-time homebuyers

Low-income Auburnites who want to buy their first homes can now receive some help from the city. The state recently awarded the city of Auburn with a HOME Investment Partnership G ...

City OK’s hotel permit extension

A Hampton Inn & Suites is still a possibility for Auburn. In a 4-0 vote Tuesday night the Auburn Planning Commission approved an extension for the project’s design review permit ...

Auburn may still get Lincoln Way hotel

A three-story, 104-room Hampton Inn & Suites hotel is still a possibility in Auburn. In 2008 the Auburn City Council denied the appeals of residents opposed to the project and gav ...

Planning Commission says Herdal the best

The Auburn Planning Commission thinks Herdal Drive is the best way to get into the potential 790-home Baltimore Ravine development, despite some neighbors disagreeing. In a 2-0 v ...

Baltimore Ravine agenda is intense

One through 8 below are the highlights of the Auburn City Council Special Session Agenda to be held 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 13, for the Baltimore Ravine Project (Journal, Jan. 6). ...

Apt. housing construction a year away

Construction on a new affordable senior housing community could begin at the end of 2011. On Aug. 9 Auburn City Council approved the 60-unit Mercy Auburn Senior Apartments projec ...

New apartments mean more traffic?

Traffic problems are a topic of debate surrounding a possible senior apartment complex on Sacramento Street. In a four-to-one vote Tuesday night, the Auburn Planning Commission m ...

Impact report ready for residents

Auburn residents now have a chance to learn and comment about the possible 725-home development in Baltimore Ravine. The four-pound environmental impact report addresses concerns ...