Jim Estep

Lincoln not heading for bankruptcy

Although the city’s budget appears bleak, the city of Lincoln will not go bankrupt. That’s according to City Manager Jim Estep, who said Monday that “bankruptcy is not someth ...

Vizzusi not police chief anymore

Brian Vizzusi is no longer Lincoln’s police chief, according to a press release from City Manager Jim Estep on Feb. 18. “The personnel decisions leading up to this agreement ar ...

Mum’s the word

As of press time Wednesday, the employment status of Lincoln Police Chief Brian Vizzusi is unknown. However, City Manager Jim Estep gave a time about when the status would be dete ...

Budget process for next year begins

The city of Lincoln has four months to make some tough decisions for next year’s budget. City Manager Jim Estep said it’s not known yet what the budget will look like yet or wh ...

Public needs to get involved in city’s budget

Comments wanted: Please send us your ideas on how to balance the city’s budget, which has an estimated deficit of $800,000. City officials say that services in the police, fire, ...

Twelve Bridges Library facing $125,000 in budget cuts

The Twelve Bridges Library is facing $125,000 in budget cuts for next year. That figure is half the amount Sierra College contributed to the library last year, according to Darla W ...

Speed limit to be posted on Spring Valley Parkway

Drivers on Spring Valley Parkway will soon see a new speed limit sign posted between Del Webb Boulevard and Stoneridge Boulevard. During the brief 45-minute City Council meeting, ...

Chief's status resolved within days

Whether Lincoln’s Police Chief Brian Vizzusi will return to work will be resolved by Friday or next week, according to City Manager Jim Estep. The police chief has been on paid l ...

Police Chief Vizzusi's status to be resolved by next week

Whether Lincoln’s Police Chief Brian Vizzusi will return to work will be resolved by Friday or next week, according to City Manager Jim Estep. The police chief has been on paid ...

Can someone tell us where Vizzusi is?

This isn’t Watergate. It’s about Lincoln’s police department. And yet city officials are treating our questions as if they’re guarding a national secret. We’ve tried h ...