Auburn

Auburn California news, events and local happenings. The seat of Placer County, local government related updates will be posted here.

Budget

Placer County Supervisors vote to approve budget

Revenue, expenditures not adjusted for COVID-19 impactsAUBURN, Calif. - The Placer County Board of Supervisors voted to approve...
Hidden Falls

Hidden Falls to close public access on extreme fire danger days

Implementing new 'extreme fire weather' protocolAUBURN, Calif. - Starting July 1, Placer County will close public access to...
Mask

California Mandates Face Masks

Guidance for use of face coveringsSacramento, CA- Because of our collective actions, California has limited the spread of...
couple at home

Placer County updates ADU ordinance for unincorporated regions

Restrictions eased to align with California law changesAUBURN, Calif. - Granny flats, in-law units or garage apartments. Whatever...
Ralston Afterbay

40-year license for Middle Fork American River Project

Multi-use water supply for Placer County regionAUBURN, Calif. - Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) and Placer County...
Placer County opening

Placer County: What’s Reopening Next?

Additional businesses may reopen Friday, further reopenings soughtFollowing the release of additional guidance from the California Department of...
Trees

Placer County awards contracts for tree removal

$2,900,000 million to remove 2,038 treesAUBURN, Calif. - The Placer County Hazardous Tree Removal Program took a step...
Wildlife Rescue

Gold Country Wildlife Rescue Finds New Home in Auburn

Critically needed space for wildlife rescuesAuburn, CA- Gold Country Wildlife Rescue (GCWR) has acquired, with very favorable terms,...
Dining

Placer County relaxes rules to support retail and restaurants

Temporarily relaxing ordinancesThe Placer County Board of Supervisors voted to temporarily relax ordinances to support outdoor retail sales...
Placer County Water Agency

PCWA approves consolidation with Dutch Flat

Collaboration aims to provide reliable water supply for futureAUBURN, Calif. - The Placer County Water Agency (PCWA) Board...