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Delta Caucus town hall challenges financial feasibility of Delta Tunnels

Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) and Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) begin the town hall on the Delta Tunnels in Walnut Grove. Photo by Dan Bacher. |  

By Dan Bacher |  December 6, 2017 |  
On the morning of November 30, Assemblymember Jim Frazier (D-Discovery Bay) and Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) held a town hall in Walnut Grove that examined the financial feasibility of the Delta Tunnels and discussed related issues, including the recent report by the State Auditor Elaine Howle's Office that documented the project's major cost over-runs and mismanagement.
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Gov. Brown issues legislative update

September 25, 2017 |

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed the following legislation into law... Read More

Gov. Jerry Brown's utilities commissioners must face more questions before a senate vote

By Dan Bacher | August 29, 2017 |  

The California Senate Rules Committee voted 3 - 0 on August 23 to confirm Governor Jerry Brown’s nomination of Clifford Rechtschaffen and Martha Guzman Aceves as commissioners on the California Public Utilities Commission, but Senate leaders said the two have serious questions to answer before the confirmation is put to a floor vote.
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Ribbon Cutting and Open House for the new Roseville District Office

Ribbon Cutting and Open House for the new Roseville District Office

Senator Jim Nielsen welcomes you to attend a ribbon cutting and open house for the new Roseville District Office When: August 7, 2013 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: 2200 A Douglas Blvd., Suite 100...

County Taking Applications for Seats on Granite Bay Advisory Council

County Taking Applications for Seats on Granite Bay Advisory Council

Placer County is accepting applications from community members interested in serving two-year terms on the Granite Bay Municipal Advisory Council.

The two-year terms of the advisory council's seven current members are scheduled to end on Jan. 31, 2013. Current members are encouraged to apply for reappointment to their seats.

The deadline for submitting applications is Friday, Jan. 4. READ MORE

Source: Placer County Information Office, Placer County E-News

Santa, Please Bring Mommy an Assault Rifle

Santa, Please Bring Mommy an Assault Rifle

Momservation: Setting a good example for your kids doesn’t mean target shooting with an assault weapon.

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Someone please tell me why a suburban mother needs an assault rifle.

And being a “gun enthusiast” is a hollow explanation reverberating against the sobs of parents.