historic preservation

Letter to Editor: Ordinance could boost economy

In the Aug. 23 edition of the Placer Herald, I wrote about historic preservation and outlined several benefits to the community. One of the most important benefits of having a lo ...

Our View: Council sending mixed messages on city's heritage

Two recently announced projects may be giving residents very mixed messages. It appears to us that Rocklin?s plan to place historical monuments or artifacts in the center of planne ...

Letter to Editor: Glad to see Rocklin's history recognized

I was glad to see that this piece of Rocklin?s history (Big Gun Quarry) is getting the recognition it deserves (Herald, July 12). It?s a pretty prestigious to be listed on the Nat ...

New library, History Museum could be sold

The state’s decision to abolish redevelopment agencies has members of the Rocklin City Council and Rocklin Historical Society sitting on pins and needles. “No new deals and no ...