city of lincoln

Consultant discusses Lincoln’s water resources

Nearly everything you ever wanted to know about water was the topic of Lincoln city staff’s Oct. 22 “water master plan” workshop presented by city water consultan ...

Resident concerned about family members running for council office

I am very concerned about the ethics of the candidates who are running for this election for our city of Lincoln. The group I belong to had two possible violations of ethics to exp ...

Why update site now?

The city of Lincoln is currently conducting an election for two seats on the City Council and is also in the process of hiring a new city manager to conduct city business. During ...

Consequences of a moratorium

The petition to place a moratorium on building permits originates with good intentions but is not the appropriate tool in guaranteeing water for Lincoln from the Placer County Wate ...

Council demands new look at cleanup costs for old landfill

Lincoln City Council spent 90 minutes at Tuesday night’s council meeting sparring with city staff about what should be done to clean-up the old Virginiatown landfill. They di ...

It’s nice to learn more about your city

I’m back in school. Albeit quasi school. Since last Thursday, I’m signed up for nine monthly Thursday classes from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Those classes are part of t ...

Railroad rep talks in generalities about crude oil issue Tuesday

If residents at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting expected revelations about how Union Pacific Railroad might mitigate the negative impacts of shipping large quantities of ...

Council nixes mayor’s trip to China

After a lengthy discussion Tuesday night, four Lincoln City Council members decided not to support sending Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick or any other council representative on a tr ...

Lincoln declares Stage Two - Water Alert mandating new citywide water restrictions

The city of Lincoln has declared a Stage Two - Water Alert in response to recently approved emergency regulations mandated by the State Water Resources Board. The city’s publ ...

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 ...