Lincoln city council candidates

Council candidates share whether the campaign was worth the trouble

As of Wednesday morning, leading candidates for Lincoln City Council’s two open seats were incumbents Stan Nader with 5,549 votes (32.10 percent) and Gabriel Hydrick with 2,8 ...

The final unofficial tally from the Placer County Elections Office, as of Wednesday morning

  Lincoln Mayor Gabriel Hydrick’s and Lincoln Councilman Stan Nader’s seats are up this election. Following are the initial vote counts, as of 10:14 p.m. Tuesday ...

Candidates talk about how to prepare for council business

 The Lincoln City Council seats of Mayor Gabriel Hydrick and Stan Nader are on the Nov. 4 2014 Statewide Direct General Election ballot. The two incumbents are running for the ...

Measure A

Editor’s note: The Western Placer Unified School District has placed a $60 million local bond known as Measure A, or Proposition 39, on the Nov. 4 ballot. The measure require ...

City Council candidates answer questions

The News Messenger emailed the same five questions to the six Lincoln City Council candidates last Friday.  Five candidates responded by Tuesday's deadline. Their answers ...

Candidate workshops designed to help residents run in November election

More than 150 seats on City Councils, school boards, parks, fire, water, and utility districts in Placer County are on the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election ballot and 10 are for Linco ...

Obama wins four more years; Joiner, Gilbert, Short win council seats according to unofficial results

In unofficial results Nov. 6, incumbent Councilman Paul Joiner, incumbent Mayor Spencer Short and candidate Peter Gilbert captured three seats on the Lincoln City Council. &l ...

Cross proven to be leader

  Dan Cross is an excellent choice for Lincoln City Council. He is a man who has served his community as a planning commissioner. His desire to provide leadership to the Cit ...

Retired police support Short, Joiner and Cross

    I am a retired city police officer from Southern California, having worked in two communities similar to Lincoln. I have seen “packed” City Councils bef ...

Gilbert, Short and Joiner for council; then Cross

  The city of Lincoln has faced severe fiscal challenges during the last two years and is attempting to find a level of fiscal sustainability that will allow our community to ...

Former Lincoln Hills board member impressed with Gilbert

  As a former member of the Sun City Lincoln Hills Association Board of Directors, I had the privilege of working with Peter Gilbert as a fellow board member and while he was ...

Davys choose Joiner, Short and Cross for City Council

  Like many of Lincoln’s residents, we bought on the high side and suffered the loss of property values and business losses during the financial meltdown. Although ang ...

Council candidates vary in campaign spending

The top spender thus far in the race for three seats on the Lincoln City Council is incumbent Councilman Paul Joiner. But that could change Oct. 25, the date for candidates to file ...

Differing points of viewCity Council candidates make opposing statements

Will franchising the city of Lincoln’s garbage department result in $45 million to the city for the next 20 years? City Council candidate Peter Gilbert has made this assertio ...