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Lincoln Boulevard improvements continue

BY STEVE ARCHER OF THE LINCOLN NEWS MESSENGER A second phase of the Lincoln Boulevard make-over from McBean Park Drive to First Street is expected to go on hiatus at the end of J ...

State of the City Breakfast set for June 27

The Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce and city of Lincoln will hold a State of the City Breakfast on June 27 at Orchard Creek Lodge Ballroom in Lincoln.  The annual event ...

State committee votes to audit Lincoln

A joint state legislative committee voted 12-0 Wednesday to conduct an audit into the city of Lincoln and its administration of public funds. Sen. Ricardo Lara did not vote. State ...

Water rate refund calculator available

Lincoln residents who are unsure if they are owed a water-rate refund can find out by visiting the city of Lincoln website. Lincoln residents can look up whether they qualify for ...

Six water leaks since New Year's Eve

Residents of Lincoln’s downtown area rang in the New Year with street flooding, 100-foot high spouts and the loss of water. There were several breaks in the city’s wat ...

Baseball stadium taking shape at McBean Park

Renovations on the ball diamond at McBean Park are well underway and should bring Lincoln a first-class stadium by sometime this fall. The project is a partnership between the cit ...

City of Lincoln recognizes Fighting Zebras baseball team

Mayor Spencer Short and the Lincoln City Council honored the Lincoln High baseball team June 14 with Proclamation 2016-22 for their CIF Sac-Joaquin Section Division IV championship ...

School board approves agreement for joint use of facilities with city

Trustees approved revisions to joint use agreements for facilities jointly used by the city of Lincoln and the Western Placer Unified School District during the regular school boar ...

State Water Resources Control Board renders actions Lincoln has taken over the last 20 years moot - Part two

I enjoy our tree-lined streets and parks with playing fields of real turf. If Gov. Brown has his way by implementing these conservation targets, trees and playing fields will be a ...

Lincoln City Council adopts new water regulations

New water regulations and an enforcement plan were unanimously adopted Tuesday night by the Lincoln City Council members, including a restriction on outdoor watering more than twic ...

Lincoln City Council considers drought response plan

Stricter water-use regulations are being considered by the Lincoln City Council – including development of an enforcement plan to bring residents and businesses into complian ...

Violent crime low in Lincoln, says FBI

Lincoln is the 25th safest city in California, according to an annual report by SafeWise – a home security and safety information website. Lincoln Police Chief Rex Marks, at ...

Sign ordinance soft enforcement begins this week

City of Lincoln staffers will begin reaching out to businesses in the downtown area this week regarding new sign restrictions. Among the types of signs that will not be permitted ...

Popular spring cleanup day is May 9

If the annual spring cleanup day resembles last year’s event, a total of 119 tons of garbage, metal and electronics will be removed in one day from Lincoln households. T ...

Local leaders upset with state-ordered 36 percent water reduction

A state water agency Saturday ordered Lincoln to comply with some of the most severe restrictions in California. One Lincoln City Councilman insists the ci ...