Letters to the Editor

Why move to Lincoln and invest in a home?

That’s the $64,000 question! If Measure K does not pass, all of us will be hurt by the declining value in our homes. Who would want to move to a city with severe cut backs in ...

Couple might walk away from home if UUT passes

My husband and I are thinking of walking away from our home. If the UUT tax (utility users’ tax) does pass, it may be the last we can take. It may seem insignificant but it all ...

Measure K is the solution being offered

I have read the majority of the articles and letters in the Lincoln News Messenger regarding Measure K and Lincoln’s budget crisis. I’m not sure if any answers would be satis ...

City Council should listen to residents

I’d like to highlight my view of Winners and Losers of the past week. Winners – The Lincoln New Messenger in general, and Carol Feineman, editor of The Lincoln News Messenger ...

School district promising the unknown

How soon we forget. I was sickened to see Western Placer Unified School District Superintendent Scott Leaman standing in front of a sign promising a new school will be built (Lin ...

Controlling Lincoln Employee's Compensation

On page A3 of the Sept. 2 edition (Lincoln News Messenger, “Salaries are reported differently, both accurate), I found the following: Thompson said on Tuesday that the annual gr ...

Good Samaritan goes out of his way

Last week, a gentleman with a beard found an envelope I had ready to mail in the Safeway parking lot. He took the time to find my phone number and call me. I wasn’t home at the ...

Some stop signs need to be inspected in Sun City

Regarding safety concerns if the stop sign at Fallen Leaf and Del Webb Boulevard is removed: A Fallen Leaf driver turning left will be in extreme danger for lack of visibility in ...

What’s happened to your Health, Safety and Welfare?

Article 1, Section 1 of the California Constitution says as follows: “All people are by nature free and independent and have inalienable rights. Among these are enjoying and defe ...

Council members should set example

One hears various reasons for not cutting back salaries and benefits, due to a myriad of reasons, i.e., General Fund versus special fund or contractual prohibitions. The city leade ...