Lincoln City Council

Lincoln council discusses General Plan at retreat

Changes in land use decision-making in Lincoln, including a General Plan update and rezoning of some commercial properties, may be taken up soon by the Lincoln City Council. The L ...

Overhaul of committees discussed

Lincoln committee, boards and commissions may soon get a major overhaul – and in some cases consolidation or elimination – according to recommendations made by City Man ...

Lincoln Community Foundation awards grants

Mike Hobson, Lincoln Community Foundation (LCF) president, awarded more than $5,000 in grants Tuesday night but said it could have been more. “We met seven requests this yea ...

Council awards Shirley Russell key to the city

Generations of Lincoln children have been affected by Shirley Russell’s lifetime of work promoting literacy and education. On Tuesday night, the Lincoln City Council present ...

McBean Stadium renovation advances

Collegiate baseball at McBean Park Stadium moved forward Tuesday night when the Lincoln City Council unanimously approved spending $100,000 on a landscape architect. The council v ...

Lincoln leaders look forward to busy year

Lincoln city leaders said 2016 will keep them busy with issues ranging from improving local infrastructure to securing an adequate water supply for future growth and development. ...

Mayor sees 2016 as the year of project completion

As Lincoln’s new Mayor, Spencer Short wants some significant projects “on the table” that will affect residents as well as the county to be completed in 2016. T ...

Short sworn in as mayor

 From left, Lincoln City Councilmen Peter Gilbert and Spencer Short are sworn in Tuesday by Lincoln city clerk Gwen Scanlon as the new mayor pro tem and mayor, respectively. M ...

Council accepts check from Placer Valley Tourism

Baseball just may be very, very good to Lincoln. Officials from Placer Valley Tourism, a business district made up of hotels in Lincoln, Rocklin and Roseville, presented a $260,00 ...

Everyone wins from Jessup playing at McBean Park

I have great childhood memories of sitting less than a few hundred feet from the St. Louis Cardinals during pleasant, balmy spring nights at Al Lang Stadium in St. Pete, Fla. I w ...

Everyone wins from Jessup playing at McBean Park

I have great childhood memories of sitting less than a few hundred feet from the St. Louis Cardinals during pleasant, balmy spring nights at Al Lang Stadium in St. Pete, Fla. I w ...

City engineer reveals street schedule

Lincoln City Engineer Ray Leftwich released a schedule of proposed street work at the Nov. 10 City Council meeting. “We are focusing the roadway rehabilitation on downtown s ...

Stop the excess building when there’s a drought

I was in attendance at the last (Lincoln City) Council meeting (Nov. 24) and spoke against Turkey Creek Estates with the major question being, “Why is the Lincoln Planning Co ...

No council consensus on process

A special Lincoln City Council meeting Tuesday morning on the development process seemed to do little to create a consensus among the five councilmen. Councilman Stan Nader said t ...

City calls special meeting on development process

A special one-item Lincoln City Council meeting will be held at 9 a.m. Tuesday at City Hall, 600 Sixth St. The meeting, which will be held in the first floor meeting room, will fe ...