Sacramento Area Council of Governments

Another View: Hands off Placer’s water

The California Legislature and an out-of-control state agency called the Delta Stewardship Council are working feverishly to take our county’s water, our money and our ability to ...

Region’s water under threat

Placer County has plenty of water and that’s creating increasing challenges to keep it, a Placer County Water Agency told the Board of Supervisors Tuesday. The water agency is a ...

New roads pave growth

ngineer and newsletter editor for the Southern California Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (www.itesocal.org), I am pleased Placer County is making strides in f ...

Ruffalo: Regional council improves lawyer’s lot on our dime

How many messages do we have to send before the elected and appointed officials understand that they’re spending way too much of our money? Obviously the people of SACOG haven ...

Celebrate the real Christmas

Congratulations to Auburn’s Joanne Neft for winning the prestigious “Citizen of the Year” award from the Sacramento Area Council of Governments on Dec 10. The SACOG region ...

Stimulus package means cash for you

The recently enacted $787 billion economic stimulus plan appears to have something for nearly everyone, including Auburn, Placer County and you. The funding will put people back t ...

Stimulus money to fund bus purchases

The city of Auburn will replace two buses and Placer County will be on the receiving end of money for two more as federal recovery funding begins to filter into local coffers. The ...