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South of 50 is about controlling citizens

The City of Folsom’s South of U.S. Highway 50 Plan is about controlling the population. Like the Global U.N. Blueprint it’s based on, the Folsom Plan stresses the need for “s ...

Council weighs specific plan for Folsom growth area

At our regularly scheduled City Council meeting on June 14, city staff will present a specific plan proposal for our Sphere of Influence growth area south of Highway 50. The specif ...

Annexation plan draws criticism

While city leaders are moving forward with a plan to annex more than 3,000 acres south of Highway 50, some residents are voicing concerns and frustration. On May 18, the Folsom Pl ...

Editor's View: Mayor strips city address to essentials

Andy Morin kept his State of the City address to the essentials — reforming benefit packages for city employees, redevelopment of the historic district, annexing the area south o ...

Folsom leaders look forward to growth area

With recent growth including a state-of-the-art performing arts center to a new mall at Palladio Lifestyle Center, the city of Folsom is looking toward the future. Some residents a ...

Stay north of Highway 50

I totally agree with Pete Tumminelli’s input in your paper about the annexation project on the south side of Highway 50. I have been a Folsom resident for over 20 years and this ...

Folsom seeks public input on annexation documents

We recently released draft copies of the key planning and environmental documents that set the stage for Folsom’s growth south of Highway 50 over the next quarter century. I en ...

City seeks growth south of Highway 50

Residents will have a chance in August to give their feedback on plans for the city to expand its borders by more than 3,500 acres, or 5.48 square miles. The “South of 50” pro ...

Editor's View: Turkey's gone wild?

If you happened to miss last week’s Folsom City Council meeting, consider yourself lucky. The meeting’s only saving graces were the Veterans Day Parade awards handed out at the ...