sewer

Colfax, Placer sewer help on the way?

U.S. Rep. Tom McClintock (R-Granite Bay) is wading into the high cost of sewer-plant upkeep for local government and highlighting the recent problems of Colfax. McClintock, an Elk ...

Diapers, towels don’t go with the sewer flow, Placer County warns

Diapers, wet wipes, towels and disposable dusts cloths are some of the enemies Placer County is putting on its “most unwanted” list when it comes to wastewater flows. Whether ...

Smoke returns to 49 Fire site – to aid Auburn subdivision's recovery

Smoke returned this week to a neighborhood hard hit by the 49 Fire. This time though, the smoke was safe – and its presence came with plenty of warning. Placer County environme ...

Placer County supes hike North Auburn sewer rates

North Auburn seniors gave Placer County supervisors an earful Tuesday on a 21 percent increase starting in July on sewer bills for homeowners – from $67.84 to $82 a month. Many ...