city of lincoln

Council approves lease for top floor of former City Hall

After standing empty for nearly six years, the top floor of the “old” City Hall —built in 2001—will be home to a local medical-services company. The two-st ...

14 residents join city’s committees

 Fourteen Lincoln residents were appointed Tuesday to four-year terms on city of Lincoln committees at the Lincoln City Council meeting. They join other residents serving ...

Meet your new city manager

Lincoln has a lot of positives going for it. Even though the population has increased five-fold from 8,500 in 2000 to 45,000, the city still has a small-town atmosphere. For ...

Cut the waste

Friday morning, I woke up, watched the morning news, my puppy told me when the garbage man arrived. Before eating breakfast, I decided to bring in the garbage can. To my great sur ...

New green waste collection schedule begins Monday

On Monday, the city of Lincoln begins a zoned green-waste collection program “to better accommodate our growing community,” according to a city press release this week. ...

Former Lincoln mayor Ron Barringer dies

Ronald (Ron) Guy Barringer, real estate broker, Little League coach, church deacon, Lincoln mayor and councilman, rock ‘n’ roll musician, sportsman and self-styled &ldq ...

CHERP helps residents access PG&E rebates and lower utility bills

This new year, Lincoln homeowners could save a significant chunk of change by making some energy changes to their house. By installing energy-efficient upgrades, including solar, ...

Lincoln Theatre Company sets its aspirations high

Not even 6-months-old, the nonprofit Lincoln Theatre Company has a big mission as well as high expectations. The mission is to provide educational opportunities for children and a ...

Council’s special closed session meeting Monday considers city manager applicants

Although Lincoln City Hall is closed today and reopens Jan. 5 after the Christmas/New Year holidays, residents can attend the opening part of the Lincoln City Council’s sp ...

Lincoln fares OK after last week’s heavy rainstorm

Although Lincoln received 2.14 inches of rain Dec. 11 and 12 during the National Weather Service’s flood watch and high-wind advisory for Placer County, there were no downed ...