Lincoln City Council

Railroad rep talks in generalities about crude oil issue Tuesday

If residents at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting expected revelations about how Union Pacific Railroad might mitigate the negative impacts of shipping large quantities of ...

Council nixes mayor’s trip to China

After a lengthy discussion Tuesday night, four Lincoln City Council members decided not to support sending Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick or any other council representative on a tr ...

This week marks third anniversary of propane tanker fire

This week marks the third anniversary of the propane tanker fire in downtown Lincoln that captured the notice of national media. The incident began about noon on Tuesday, Aug. 23, ...

Lincoln mayor to visit China

Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick announced at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting that he will visit China with a group of foreign investors to help promote development opportu ...

Regional water board orders Lincoln to clean up old landfill

In the near future, Lincoln will have to pony up from $6 million to $8 million to stop toxins in an old city landfill from leaching into ground water near Auburn Ravine, according ...

Staff and service groups battle over city signage

What to do about signs in the city turned two Lincoln Planning Commission meetings last month into melees characterized by short tempers and long accusations between city staff and ...

Council names Bill Zenoni as interim-interim city manager

Nearly three weeks after Lincoln City Manager Jim Estep resigned, effective Aug. 8, City Council appointed financial consultant Bill Zenoni to serve as interim city manager, accord ...

Let’s get involved in the local elections

As of Wednesday, nine residents have taken papers out to run for Lincoln City Council, Western Placer Unified School District Board, Placer County Water Agency’s Division 2 a ...

Council takes city staff to task for $730,000 shortfall

Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick and the four other City Council members unhappily approved city staff’s request July 8 for nearly three-quarters of a million dollars to pay a w ...

City manager resigns amid rumors of discord with council members

After months of rumors by a few community members that City Council members have been questioning his job performance, Lincoln’s city manager publicly resigned at Tuesday nig ...