Politics

Lincoln mayor to visit China

Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick announced at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting that he will visit China with a group of foreign investors to help promote development opportu ...

Regional water board orders Lincoln to clean up old landfill

In the near future, Lincoln will have to pony up from $6 million to $8 million to stop toxins in an old city landfill from leaching into ground water near Auburn Ravine, according ...

Staff and service groups battle over city signage

What to do about signs in the city turned two Lincoln Planning Commission meetings last month into melees characterized by short tempers and long accusations between city staff and ...

Council names Bill Zenoni as interim-interim city manager

Nearly three weeks after Lincoln City Manager Jim Estep resigned, effective Aug. 8, City Council appointed financial consultant Bill Zenoni to serve as interim city manager, accord ...

Let’s get involved in the local elections

As of Wednesday, nine residents have taken papers out to run for Lincoln City Council, Western Placer Unified School District Board, Placer County Water Agency’s Division 2 a ...

Council takes city staff to task for $730,000 shortfall

Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick and the four other City Council members unhappily approved city staff’s request July 8 for nearly three-quarters of a million dollars to pay a w ...

City assumes ownership of Lincoln Boulevard

 Lincoln’s main thoroughfare, known over the years as Highway 65, G Street and now Lincoln Boulevard, has officially become part of the city. That clears the way for a l ...

City searches for new city manager

Since Lincoln’s city manager resigned last week, Lincoln residents have been asking questions about the city manager’s job and its duties: What does a city manager do, ...

Board of Supervisors supports Gold Country Veterans Stand Down set for Sept. 16 to 18

The Placer County Board of Supervisors endorsed the 2014 Gold Country Veterans Stand Down on July 8 while thanking veterans for their service and sacrifices on behalf of the United ...

City manager resigns amid rumors of discord with council members

After months of rumors by a few community members that City Council members have been questioning his job performance, Lincoln’s city manager publicly resigned at Tuesday nig ...