Lincoln City Council

Council tables request to join business improvement district, hears ADA complaints

Lincoln received an invitation Tuesday night to help form a business marketing district but Lincoln City Council was not ready to join Rocklin and Roseville in the venture. During ...

Resident says “the clock’s ticking” for the city’s alleged Brown Act violation

Resident Byron Chapman told The News Messenger that he hand-delivered a letter last Friday and mailed a certified copy to the city clerk addressing the city of Lincoln’s alle ...

School board, City Council need to work together for our benefit

A school board and a City Council should be able to communicate effectively with each other as it is in the public interest to do so.  When I moved to Lincoln 14 years ago, I ...

State elected officials can help local residents

Sometimes I forget that California’s capitol is only 30 minutes away from Lincoln. I become so hyper-focused on Lincoln’s local government that I lose perspective ...

Competition is a part of society

(Lincoln) Mayor (Gabriel) Hydrick has it right about building senior complexes (regarding Feb. 11 City Council meeting). Let the free market decide what needs to be built and who ...

City Council Brown Act violation alleged

Resident Byron Chapman is “tired” of the city’s disregard for its residents’ rights. So Chapman said he will now report to the district attorney what h ...

Senior living complexes compete for approval

Summerset attorney insists senior population cannot sustain two centers    Attorney Anthony Danielson painted a glum future of rubble and weeds for at least on ...

Resident prods city to fix sinkhole “eyesore”

Motorists have dodged the big hole in Ferrari Ranch Road since last June but none officially complained about it until Lincoln Hills' resident, Walter Quintero, 71, took on Cit ...

City says “no water cut-backs --yet”

While cities and towns throughout California fret about water conservation measures, Lincoln city officials weighed options this week for getting Lincoln residents through the long ...

Bright lights, midsize city:

Nights could get a lot brighter around Lincoln if city staff decides to update its aging streetlights. But city officials say the project not only might exclude a portion of the c ...