Opinion

Letters: Yes, I do care about Roseville’s public safety

I have been trying to get something done about the lack of traffic enforcement for about a year. I have repeatedly spoken at city council meetings, also meeting in January of 2015 ...

Another View: Business Corner: The mission of the vision part III

Editor’s note: Part 1 of this series recapped the differences between the mission and vision statements, the team that should be assembled, and the process for collecting wor ...

Letters: Roseville’s churches help Gathering Inn

Being a member of one of the hosting churches for The Gathering Inn, it would not be feasible for us to host (homeless people) for a week (as a recent report suggested) because of ...

Letters: Roseville’s real speedway is the streets

I think it best for the City of Roseville and surrounding areas to take down all speed limit signs and turn off the traffic signals - no on pays any attention to any of them so why ...

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 ...

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 ...

Auto flush at Sierra College 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 a ...

Another View: Keeping up on Roseville’s community utilities

Roseville Electric Utility regularly looks for ways to safely improve operational efficiency and reduce costs, while maintaining our high services levels. Over five years ago, we i ...

Repeal Prop. 47 now

As I sit here with my morning coffee, I am very distressed to see that most articles related to local crime show that these crimes are committed by transients. So, all the garbage ...

Letters: Roseville’s over-development spells water disaster

I would like to pose a question regarding the drought. Why are we continuing to okay permits for new housing developments?  I had noticed that 20,000 new permits for housing h ...

Letters: Supervisor Montgomery is swell

I’d like to offer my congratulations to Placer County Supervisor Jennifer Montgomery, who was recently nominated to the National Women in Government Leadership Program. She i ...

Roseville’s Business Corner: Understanding the most valuable Real Estate in the world

If you do a little research, you’ll find that New York’s prime real estate is ranked number six in the world as the most expensive per square foot, weighing in at an av ...

Another View: Saving Placer’s library system – our vision for the future

I hope that many of you reading this have had the opportunity to visit a Placer County Library recently to borrow a book, DVD, book on CD, music CD, use a computer, attend a progra ...

Another View: Roseville is lucky in its police officers

During the last few months we have been bombarded by the national media with anti-police rhetoric and scenes of peaceful protests turning to looting and violence. In New York there ...

Letters: Summerhill community a win for Roseville

As both a resident of Highland Reserve and a Planning Commissioner, I have a unique seat at the table and interest in the Parcel 49 project located on the southeast corner of Washi ...