Sierra Club Placer Group

Reader Input: Mother Earth deserves respect

The Auburn Journal is a good thing to have in our lives, and so few towns have a hometown newspaper like we do. You ran a nice notice about the Sierra Club Placer Group clean-up ...

Reader input: Suspend ‘community center’ approvals

The Placer County Board of Supervisors will consider a temporary suspension of “Community Center” approvals on April 9. Although the item needs a 4/5 vote to pass, we s ...

Sierra Club: Placer cities charge too much for solar

A survey released last month alleges several Placer County municipalities are charging too much for installation of solar power cells, according to a local Sierra Club chapter. ...

Sierra Club Placer Group reflects on 20-year milestone

The specter of farm lands transformed into housing developments, strip malls and busy highways was the spark that initiated the creation of the Sierra Club’s Placer Group two dec ...

Group hosting bear education

Local residents can get an education in living harmoniously with bears at an upcoming meeting. The Sierra Club Placer Group is scheduled to host its general meeting at 7 p.m. Sept ...

Club and earth offer big ‘thanks’

The Sierra Club Placer Group had an outstanding 2010 Earth Day of Service Auburn Community Clean-Up Day last Saturday, April 24, with volunteers collecting 45 bags of trash in a cl ...

Start celebrating Earth Day now

Earth Day’s not until April 22, but that doesn’t mean everyone has to hold off until Thursday to do their part. The California State Parks Foundation, Auburn State Recreation ...

Sierra Club organizes trash cleanup in Auburn

The Sierra Club Placer Group is planning a two-hour trash cleanup of Auburn on Martin Luther King Jr. Day as part of the 2010 National Day of Service.  Volunteers are asked to me ...