Lincoln City Council

Council divided over water experts

A contentious division over who should attend numerous water-related meetings for the city, including local purveyors and state regulators, was settled Tuesday night at the Lincoln ...

Council hears complaints of homeless camps

Spring-like weather may be contributing to more contact between two groups of Lincoln residents – those with homes and those without. Lincoln residents Richard Fallen and Je ...

New council chambers on the horizon?

A little less than a year at City Hall, Lincoln City Manager Matt Brower proposed Feb. 9 that the City Council consider a new chamber for their semimonthly meetings. Lincoln Mayor ...

Council spends hours on committee structure

A major overhaul of the city of Lincoln’s committees, boards and commissions turned into a major effort Tuesday night as the Lincoln City Council debated a handful of the 16 ...

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 ...