Tom Cosgrove

Highway 65, railroad help build Lincoln

Editor’s note: This is the second in a three-part series about the Highway 65 Bypass, exploring how it will affect residents, what Lincoln businesses thrived because of Highway 6 ...

SACOG presentation in Lincoln

Lincoln residents won’t have to travel to Sacramento to learn about a regional Metropolitan Transportation Plan. Councilman Tom Cosgrove, who serves on the Sacramento Area Counci ...

Spencer Short begins his term as mayor

Economic development and regional activity are what Spencer Short plans to tackle as Lincoln’s mayor during the next year. Short replaces Paul Joiner as mayor during next Tuesday ...

Highway 65 Bypass progress update

To begin, I believe it is important to address a rumor that pops up periodically that work on the Highway 65 Bypass has stopped. Let me assure you that work on the Highway 65 Bypa ...

Highway 65 detour at Sterling Parkway to open Wednesday

Highway 65 detour at Sterling Parkway to open Wednesday By Tom Cosgrove Special to The News Messenger Many in the community are wondering about the delays to the opening of the d ...

Highway 65 Bypass will be a huge benefit to Lincoln

Thank you to The Lincoln News Messenger for offering me the opportunity to provide a little history and to update the community regarding the State Route 65 project (the bypass) be ...

Audit request sent to state controllers

A letter requesting an audit of the city’s finances was sent by the City Council to the state controller’s office March 15. The final letter was placed on the city’s web sit ...

Council requesting state controller’s help; Letter being drafted that asks for audit

The city of Lincoln responded to state government legislation that would eliminate redevelopment agencies by holding a special meeting half an hour prior to Tuesday’s City Counci ...

Recall process defined

Lincoln resident Bob Birdseye said he plans to follow the recall process outlined by the California Secretary of State “to a T.” He started the process at Tuesday night's City ...

Council members served

Lincoln resident Bob Birdseye made the first step in the process to recall City Councilmen Tom Cosgrove, Paul Joiner and Spencer Short during Tuesday’s City Council meeting. “ ...