Opinion

Another View: Land use controversy…there is a standard procedure

Land use decision-making is admittedly volatile: developers want entitlements, environmentalists want growth management, and neighborhood organizations want a say in the approval p ...

Letters: Rocklin leaders weak on open space

The recent article titled “Don’t forget Rocklin Property Owners have rights too” is correct by stating that property owners have the right to apply for rezoning o ...

Another View: Business Corner: The Mission of the Vision Part II

Editor’s note: To read part I of this three-part series, which recapps the differences between the a mission and a vision statement, see the Placer Herald’s April 2 edi ...

Rocklin property owners have rights too

I know I live in America. I know this because Mr. Geremia was to allowed freely to express his views regarding the Sunset Whitney Golf Course. - views that are one sided at best. ...

Letters: Gibson has made Rocklin’s golf course better

I moved to Rocklin in 1995 specifically to join Sunset Whitney Country Club; my home abuts the 11th fairway. Membership was $17,500. I believe they comp'd the 49'rs. But th ...

Letters: Thanks Rocklin, for ruining Lincoln

The city of Rocklin has started the construction of the new Highway 65/Whitney Ranch Parkway Interchange. Putting aside every consideration on the supplemental strain the developme ...

Another View: Business Corner: The Mission of the Vision part I

When used correctly, mission statements and visions statements are powerful business tools. These statements are often at the center of your company culture, and strategic decision ...

Another View: Leaders should be transparent in the role they played in golf course controversy

Our organization (Friends of Rocklin Open Space) appreciates much of the good work the city has performed in managing and developing the City of Rocklin. However, the manageme ...

Letters: Sneeze gently near auto toilet

I echo Mary Lambeth’s complaint about the unnecessary flushes by auto tiolets. I’ve also found that auto toilets and extremely small stalls (where you have to straddle ...

Letters: Auto flushes just wasteful

I’ve been taking a class at Sierra College. They use those auto flush toilets in the bathrooms. In previous years, I’ve had no issues with these toilets. However, in ...