Rob Unholz

New North Auburn animal shelter gets key Placer County OK

Placer County efforts to construct a new $22.1 million animal shelter in North Auburn won approval Tuesday from the Board of Supervisors. The unanimous vote signals an impending s ...

Placer County supes poised to consider North Auburn animal shelter construction contractor

Placer County efforts to build a new $22.1 million animal shelter in North Auburn could clear a key hurdle today. The county’s Board of Supervisors are scheduled to meet to ...

Costco’s plans could force Placer buildings out

With negotiations between Placer County and Costco moving toward a lease agreement, preliminary architectural work is starting on plans to move county buildings in North Auburn to ...

Six-figure blunder on boilers at South Placer jail to cost county

  Placer County supervisors moved Tuesday to remove $160,000 worth of boilers at the South Placer Correctional Facility’s kitchen that would have meant hiring five new ...

Placer supes move on new $23.6 million North Auburn animal shelter

    A new Placer County Animal Shelter in North Auburn priced at an estimated $23.6 million moved a step closer Tuesday. The Placer County Board of Supervisors approve ...

County says $700,000 lawsuit ‘not real’

A lawsuit claming the county owes a construction company at least $700,000 is “just not real,” according to an attorney for Placer County. Valerie Flood, supervising deputy c ...