sutter street redevelopment

Editor's View: Sutter Street is lookin' good

Saturday’s big street party was a hit. Thousands of people flooded the street to be a part of the community snapshot, something akin to a class picture. I spotted many local not ...

Folsom crowds in for Sutter Street

Thousands turned out Saturday for the party celebrating the completion of the Historic District Revitalization project. Politicians, merchants and townsfolk flooded Sutter Street ...

Thank you Teichert Construction

The construction company doing the Sutter Street renovation has occasionally received criticism for the inconvenience to businesses and the traveling public. My experience was just ...

Editor's View: Reader takes jab at city manager's column

Folsom resident Les Shifler sent an e-mail questioning the column by City Manager Kerry Miller published in last week’s paper. “It is interesting that The Folsom Telegraph is ...

What's the final tally for Streetscape?

Construction crews have been in the Folsom Historic District for more than a year and delays, combined with cost overruns, have some complaining. The original cost for the Streets ...

Heavy work stops for season

As the holiday season approaches, construction on Sutter Street will slow down for shoppers and merchants. “Teichert will not be working during shopping hours,” said Shannon Ch ...

Editor's view: Sutter Street work to clear out — sort of

The familiar red dirt marking the shoes of those who work in or visit the Folsom Historic District could soon be a thing of the past. Sidewalks are being poured, streets paved and ...

Folsom Live party hits record attendance

Folsom Live attendance was up on Sept. 25, despite construction concerns, but reaction from local merchants has been mixed. According to city officials, the evening didn’t pres ...

Editor's view: Shoppers seek ways to spend

While on the wild hunt for lunch last week, I was shocked when I hit the 800 block of Sutter Street. While I knew, in theory, the sidewalks and shed roofs would be removed, reality ...