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Water: The Driving Force of All Nature

–Dave Lochner, wastewater plant superintendent The recent completion of the two-year, $15 million renovation of the city’s wastewater system is a positive step toward decreasing our environmental footprint in Auburn. Not only will the new system improve the quality of water – both as a drinking source and as a habitat for plant and aquatic […]

Patrolling the Path to Bright Futures

- Guest Blog by Martin McCoy, Chief of the Auburn Police Department As you might imagine, it’s common for us to encounter teens and young adults who could really benefit from a different environment than what they’ve been exposed to… one that sets them on a different path other than the repeated cycle of negative […]

Halloween Hours & Tips

Downtown businesses host trick-or-treating hours Downtown businesses are opening their doors to trick-or-treaters on October 31 from 4-6 p.m. for a special Halloween event! Kids are encouraged to dress up and visit participating businesses – identified by signs on windows or doors – for candy and other prizes. Auburn neighborhood trick-or-treat hours immediately follow, from […]

Halloween Walk "Return of the Pirates"

Ahoy matee!

Unless you’re a lubber (that’s pirate talk for land lover), you’ll be at Eckhart Park this Halloween season for the return of the Pirates of Eckhart Park & the Pirate Cemetery. Beginning this Friday, October 21 through Monday, October 31, the Auburn Parks & Recreation Department—a hardworking crew of shipmates—will be hosting this annual Auburn […]