park maintenance

City OKs $457,000 for parks

Despite citywide cutbacks, employee furloughs and layoffs, the city of Rocklin is going ahead with its policy to replace old playground equipment in the new budget. A total of $3 ...

Stay tuned for Measure A results

See how Rocklin votes on Measure A Measure A, an all-mail ballot, will either continue or discontinue a park maintenance annual fee of $30 that Rocklin residents pay. Marked bal ...

Please renew commitment

As an 18-year resident of Rocklin, my children have literally grown up in the parks in our community. One of the reasons we have usable, accessible parks is because of the com ...

Residents can register to vote through Aug. 10

For Rocklin residents that aren’t registered to vote, mark Aug. 10 on the calendar. The last day to register to vote for the Aug. 25 all-mail ballot special election in Rocklin ...

Neglecting parks will cost

I learned one of my most important life lessons as a young newlywed. With little money and even less car experience, I neglected to regularly change the oil in my 1977 Toyota Corol ...

Parks provide place to play

As a youth leader for Rocklin Youth for Parks—Yes on Measure A, the passage of Measure A is extremely important to me. Rocklin parks provided me a place to play sand and grass ...

Commitment to parks should be continued

In this day when many household budgets are tight, the thought of having to dole out any extra money for anything not deemed as necessary is repugnant. Couple that with receiving a ...

Parks make Rocklin great

I am one of the youth leaders for Rocklin Youth for Parks – Yes on Measure A. Our youth group recognizes the value that Rocklin parks have played in the quality of life we enjoy ...

Renew park commitment

Twenty years ago, 1,500 Rocklin residents approached our city council requesting funding for our Rocklin parks. We were two of those making this request. The residents asked for th ...

Parks are valued in Rocklin

The Tri-City Little League Board of Directors is urging all Rocklin voters to mail in their ballot and continue park funding with a Yes vote on Measure A. As the president of Tri ...

Measure A, soak up the information

Despite the all-Republican city council’s unanimous support for Measure A, the Placer County Republican Party leadership is bucking the city by coming out against the so-call ...

Don’t forget to cast vote on city parks, Measure A

Rocklin residents should soon be checking their mailbox for the all-mail ballot to cast their vote about city parks. Rocklin is the first city in Placer County to conduct an all- ...

Parks add property value

As a local Realtor and Rocklin native, I’ve seen our community grow and prosper over the years. While the current recession has decreased property values and increased unemploy ...