Streetscape

Charter prepared over many months

Last week, Ms. (Leslye) Janusz asserted that the Auburn charter “was rushed onto the ballot” (“Oppose charter for better town,” Reader Input, April 20). Th ...

Auburn Redevelopment agency out of business

Auburn’s Redevelopment Agency, along with hundreds of others in California, is out of business after the California State Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the legislature was wi ...

Auburn redevelopment agency could be dissolved

City Council may have to decide whether to dissolve the Auburn Redevelopment Agency or give the state an initial percentage of its funds, totaling $287,405, come January. Accordi ...

Streetscape ups appearance

Re: “Streetscape phase 2,” (Journal, Oct. 14): I think all of this remodeling in the city is good. I have lived in the city for almost seven years and I never thought that this ...

City wise to spend before state steals

Re: the several online comments on the Auburn Streetscape project. On the surface, it might look like the improvements are being made at the sacrifice of the homeless. I find this ...

Art coming to Downtown?

City staff is looking into possibly putting art in Downtown Auburn on a rotating basis. During Monday’s City Council meeting, Public Works Director Bernie Schroeder presented a ...

Keep Auburn flower pot lady

Auburn needs to keep the flower pot lady (Journal, Aug. 12-13) for one very good reason — employment! Millions are being spent on “Streetscape” and they want to save money of ...

California budget runs risk of killing off redevelopment agencies

Although Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed the proposed state Democratic budget Thursday, potential threats still hang in the air for Auburn. Brown has said in the past that he wants to dis ...

Throw a bone to Old Town Auburn

At the same time it approved more than a million dollars to fund the second phase of the Downtown redevelopment project cloaked under the guise of “Streetscape,” the Auburn Cit ...

Streetscape construction set to begin May 18

Auburn can expect new Streetscape construction to begin May 18. On Monday the Auburn City Council, acting as the Auburn Urban Development Authority, unanimously approved a contrac ...