folsom city council

Editor's View: Get ready to vote, election season is here

Where will you find me this Saturday? It’s election season, so I’ll be firmly planted in the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors chambers for the televised forum for the Fol ...

Three candidates vie for two seats of Folsom city council

Two incumbents and one challenger are vying for two seats on the Folsom City Council. Jeff Starsky, a 12-year veteran on the council, is seeking re-election along with retired Air ...

Reward offered in Folsom City Council campaign sign thefts

FOLSOM, CA - One week after placing his campaign signs throughout the City of Folsom for the upcoming November election, City Councilman Jeff Starsky reports 14 of his signs have b ...

Folsom City Council eyes affordable housing project

Folsom City Council members breezed through a quick open meeting, but had already been locked behind closed doors in a private meeting for more than an hour. There was a first read ...

Folsom City Council chews through quick meeting, school board member sets council straight

Compared with the previous week's meeting, the April 23 Folsom City Council gathering went fairly quickly, clocking it at 96 minutes. The only fireworks came during public comment, ...

Folsom OKs layoffs, sports fee increases in new $64 million budget

Folsom parks, zoo and pool boosters turned out in force at the City Council meeting April 17. The $64 million proposed budget was approved, with some modifications, according to ci ...

Folsom officials look at fee increases, 30 job cuts to balance budget

Folsom city officials outlined a budget proposal Tuesday night that eliminated positions from certain departments, increased fees and restructured departments. Overall, nearly 30 p ...

Bulldogs bark, storm water gets revamp at Folsom City Council

Tuesday night’s Folsom City Council meeting sported 80 kids, a few bankers and the first reading of a new storm water ordinance. With 80 students in the Folsom Jr. Bulldogs footb ...

Folsom leaders brace for budget shortfall

The Folsom City Council was hit with grim financial news at their Feb. 14 meeting as the city faces a possible $1.6 million shortfall this fiscal year. And, if things continue as t ...

Kerri Howell tapped as Folsom's mayor

FOLSOM, CA - Councilwoman Kerri Howell has been tapped to serve as Folsom’s mayor. At the Dec. 13 council meeting, Howell said she is ready to take on the leading role and will l ...

Kerri Howell to be Folsom's next mayor

The Folsom City Council elected Kerri Howell as mayor and Steve Miklos as vice mayor during the Dec. 13 City Council meeting. They will serve one year terms effective immediately. ...

City eyes historic district traffic, bids farewell to city manager

Much was discussed during a recent lengthy city council meeting including Historic District sign requirements, traffic calming and a proposed city water and solid waste rate adjust ...

City opts to sell surplus police cars, buy six new Dodge Chargers

After a council recess on Aug. 9, the city council returned on Aug. 23 for a quick meeting lasting about an hour. Council approved a long list of consent calendar items including ...

Property taxes drop, sales taxes show slight gain

The Folsom City Council covered a variety of items at their July 26 meeting, presenting the city manager’s fiscal year 2010/11 fourth quarter financial report and approving licen ...

Editor's View: A Folsom resident by any other name ...

I hate getting a name wrong and when you compound that with my partially deaf status, it makes matters even worse — at least for me. I’ve never been one to allow my hearing imp ...