Letters to the Editor

Letters: Join the upcoming protest over Rocklin’s environmental damage

Controversy is swirling over a proposed development in Rocklin. Neighborhood groups have organized to oppose the massive 197-unit apartment complex planned for the southeast corner ...

Letters: Support responsible development in Rocklin

As a neighbor to the proposed Los Cerros development, I understand that many people would rather not have anything built. But the property in question, about 140 acres off Hillsid ...

Letters: In Rocklin and beyond, corporate greed ruins American

I need to bounce this idea I have off all my surrounding counties before I move forward. I'm trying to create a buzz around America in regards to corporate greed and a possible ...

Letters: Rocklin Planning Commission a rubber stamp

On January 20, the Rocklin Planning Commission basically ignored a packed hearing full of residents concerned about traffic issues and the installation of traffic lights on Midas a ...

Letters: Rocklin should be against the Keystone Pipeline

There have been hundreds of leaks from existing oil pipelines resulting in catastrophic environmental damage and monumental costs.  We don't need another potentially leaki ...

Letters: No need for PC news

News line: Terrorists attack French Newspaper in Paris. IC: Say it with me "Islamic Terrorists", that wasn't so hard was it? Government "officials" tap da ...

Letters: 'The Lorax' in Rocklin, who cares?

Do Rocklin residents care?   Do the residents of Rocklin know or care that a new residential development of 340 residential units is coming to their city? Called Ga ...

Letters: I am NOT Charile Hebdo

I have the deepest sympathy for the people of France for the trauma of the Charlie Hebdo attack ... and I have the utmost respect for the concept of freedom of expression, having t ...

Letters: Plant-saving out of fashion in Rocklin?

What happened to the waste paper collection trailer/dumpster that used to be parked across from Rocklin’s Johnson Springview Park on the corner of 5th Ave and 3rd Ave? I know ...

Letters: Placer supes would sell their mothers

Shame on our supervisors, four of them at least, who would obviously sell their mothers for a tax dollar to protect a great community resource. Cheers to Scott Holbrook who broug ...

Letters: We can coexist with native wildlife

I read an article recently and was concerned about the difference in the information that was reported, apparently, from (Fish and Wildlife Information Officer) Janice Mackey re ...

Letters: This Rocklin resident cares about the theater

As a longtime resident of Placer County and a former (still honorary) resident of Auburn, I found the County's decision to tear down DeWitt Theater extremely disappointing and ...

Letters: Rocklin city workers deserve a round of applause

Have you noticed something different around Rocklin? Our city maintenance crews have been hard at work changing out grass for water saving plants, tan bark and switching out old sp ...

Letters: Time to protect Rocklin’s trees

Think mature oaks are protected in Rocklin? Forget it. Even though Rocklin’s Oak Tree Preservation Guidelines classify oaks as “protected” trees, they’re d ...

Letters: Food is intended for the needy, not the greedy

With the holiday season upon us, we wish to remind people that it is a time of giving and helping those who are less fortunate. Unfortunately, at a recent event we attended, we ov ...