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Another View: Tougher ordinances needed on yards and dogs

  Rocklin will have at least two new City Council members this year. One of their goals should be to preserve the real estate value of residential property. Poorly kept forec ...

Reader Input: Broadway’s dedication shows

  Rocklin is a wonderful place to live. It became that way because of the hard work of a dedicated group of citizens. Two of those, Peter Hill and Brett Storey, decided to re ...

Voters gauge candidates at Springfield forum

Candidates for Rocklin City Council sounded off on topics ranging from pensions to fender benders at a forum held Oct. 19 at the community center in the Whitney Oaks development of ...

Candidate Q&A: Rocklin City Council

Editor’s Note: The Herald asked each of the eight City Council candidates the same four questions. Here are their responses.   1. What role should the city ...

Broadway’s focus is Rocklin excellence

  On Tuesday, Nov. 6, we have a chance to vote to make sure Rocklin stays a safe, family-oriented community. One candidate for City Council stands out: Ken Broadway. He has ...

Waste management an important issue

  During the recent candidates forum sponsored by the Placer Herald and League of Women Voters, I asked the seven Rocklin City Council candidates to describe their understand ...

Janda a strong choice for council

  This year, Rocklin voters have an opportunity to vote for three new City Council members and help set a positive direction for our city’s future. Greg Janda, a small ...

Voting Janda makes sense

  My husband and I are writing in support of Greg Janda for Rocklin City Council. For more than 25 years we have been Rocklin residents and have raised two children here. We ...

Death penalty is barbaric

  What brought me to write this letter is the proposition on this upcoming ballot for changing the death penalty. I am all for getting rid of it. Many other states have gott ...

Janda for City Council

  Like many families, we chose to live in Rocklin because of the excellent schools, safe neighborhoods and quality parks. This year, we have the chance to choose three peopl ...

Keep the death penalty

  In response to Proposition 34, I would say that most people believe we should keep the death penalty. People who are on death row are only on there for unforgiveable crime ...

Invest in our children’s future

  Over the past four years, funding for our schools been cut dramatically. This has led to larger class sizes, shorter school years and reduced educational opportunities. Pr ...

DeFoe will help Rocklin thrive

  I'm writing in support of Dan DeFoe for City Council. Dan has a vision for developing a downtown business district that incorporates Rocklin's unique granite mining ...

Defoe has a vision for Rocklin

  “DeFoe, the professor, was very knowledgeable, but I didn’t like him,” Mr. Lawson said after the candidate’s night at St. Mary’s Church.&rdquo ...

Janda has the experience we need

  With our economy still struggling and too many empty stores in Rocklin, it’s important that people with the experience of running a small business serve on the City C ...