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Planes, apartments and a pooch top city council meeting

The Folsom City Council whipped through their Tuesday night meeting in about 90 minutes, approving bonds, flight plan easements and listening to a resident complain about a parcel- ...

Mather plane plan rankles residents

A recent Folsom City Council approval had some locals voicing disapproval. At the Tuesday meeting, a presentation by city staff, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Sacr ...

City busses to run more frequently

Transportation changes are in store for Folsom. At last week’s city council meeting, the council approved proposed new bus routes for the City of Folsom Stage Line Bus Service st ...

Fountain plan flushed as city cuts costs

With redevelopment funds on the state’s chopping block, city officials are eyeing cost-cutting measures to save projects. City officials discussed possible cost saving options w ...

Work nearly done on Sutter Street construction project

After a year of construction on Sutter Street, merchants and residents are looking forward to the $8.4 million project’s completion. Kent Hansen, 28, has lived on Reading Street ...

Affordable housing out, restrooms in

Citing the hard-hit real estate market as a deciding factor, city leaders ended an eight-year affordable housing policy. Folsom City Council members unanimously approved the secon ...

City council meeting brings heated debate on wages

At a recent Folsom City Council meeting, the subject of prevailing wages brought heated discussion to city hall. More than 30 people voiced their opinions on a resolution amending ...

Chamber actually donated building to city

Re: “It’s time to look at rent issue,” by Don Chaddock, Telegraph, Nov. 17. The Folsom Chamber of Commerce has been in the railroad depot since the early 1960s. Based upon ...

Locals decide city council, sheriff races

Folsom-area voters cast their ballots, helping decide numerous local races. The Folsom City Council incumbents were re-elected Nov. 2. Steve Miklos, Andy Morin and Kerri Howell ar ...

Election results as of 1 p.m. Wednesday

Folsom City Council In early election results, it appears the three incumbents have retained their seats on the Folsom City Council. Steve Miklos, a 16-year veteran of the council, ...

Miklos should continue on council

I read an article in your Oct. 20 letter to the editor section titled "Time for new city council." After reading it and trying to digest the point, I felt compelled to write in sup ...

Sales tax goes flat in Folsom

At Tuesday’s Folsom City Council meeting, presentations showed sales taxes are flat in the city. The office of management and budget presented the fourth quarter report for the f ...

City Scene: City proposes ‘sustainable’ budget

Developing a structurally sound, sustainable and balanced budget is always a challenge, but never more so than during this lingering economic downturn. The proposed Fiscal Year 2 ...

City to remove Historic District traffic barriers

The big news out of last week’s Folsom city council meeting involved the city manager’s preliminary budget outline and the potential for layoffs, but there were other issues th ...

Coach eyes run at council

Mike Kozlowski has only lived in Folsom five years, but it didn’t take him long to fall in love with the city. He and his wife, Kim, and their kids, Henry, Harry and Annie, have ...