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Lincoln council reacts to tax-sharing agreement

A tax-sharing agreement between Lincoln and Placer County, approved unanimously April 19 by the board of supervisors, will allow the city to proceed with annexation of land designa ...

City Council has positive trip to D.C.

All six of Lincoln’s city leaders said at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting that a recent lobbying effort in the nation’s capital was beneficial. All five Cit ...

Lincoln City Council travels to Washington, D.C.

Lincoln was well-represented this week at an annual lobbying trip to the nation’s capital with all five City Councilmen and the city manager attending. The Lincoln City Coun ...

Social Host ordinance gets cool reception

A social host ordinance designed to hold adults responsible for underage drinking met with many questions Tuesday night and tepid support from the Lincoln City Council. The propos ...

Streets could benefit from sales tax ballot measure

A proposed county-wide, half-cent sales tax increase – which may appear on the November ballot – could provide Lincoln with nearly $2 million for street maintenance and ...

Planning Commission meets with City Council

A special meeting of both the Lincoln City Council and Planning Commission Feb. 29 to discuss zoning changes and amendments to the Lincoln General Plan left at least two councilmen ...

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 ...

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 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. ...

Sixth annual Lincoln Salmon Festival strives to educate

Dozens of residents turned out Saturday for the sixth annual Lincoln Salmon Festival to learn more about local wildlife and conservation practices. The annual event was held at Mc ...

Urban farm advocate addresses Lincoln City Council

Mary Kimball is looking for farmland and she doesn’t need a lot. Kimball is the executive director of Center for Land-based Learning and four years ago started the Californi ...

City Council changes speed limits; complains about older streets

Local government is where the rubber meets the road and the Aug. 11 Lincoln City Council meeting included extended discussions about local streets. The Lincoln City Council unanim ...

Councilman Nader critical of Lincoln Boulevard project

Lincoln City Councilman Stan Nader at the Aug. 11 council meeting criticized the treatment of downtown businesses during the Lincoln Boulevard Streetscape improvements. And, at a ...

Tempers flare between Hydrick, Short

Two Lincoln City Councilmen ended Tuesday night’s meeting by exchanging heated words that led to Police Chief Rex Marks coming between them. Lincoln City Councilmen Gabriel ...