John Sprague

City of Roseville ‘blowing up silos’

A city doesn’t run quite like a typical business, because it’s not one. But, maybe a municipality wouldn’t fare badly to mimic this type of enterprise. That&rsqu ...

Local couple makes a difference

Some people see volunteering as their calling – something they feel they were born to do. For John and Marlena Sprague, though, giving back is just a way to help support the ...

Roseville City Council reviews design for hotel, conference center

Roseville residents got their first peek into what a proposed full-service hotel and conference center might look like during a design workshop June 11. This project involves a pu ...

The Old Town experiment: A talk with city officials on historic Roseville

The city’s grand experiment in Old Town Roseville began some in earnest some 15 years ago, with the establishment of the Roseville Redevelopment Agency. Finally, after numer ...

Roseville aims to create vibrant downtown

On a typical Saturday evening, you can find customers dining on ceviche and sipping cocktails, as band members of that night’s musical act prep the stage for their gig inside ...

Roseville takes ‘aggressive’ approach to tackling economic woes

Roseville is taking what city officials call an aggressive approach to improving the local economy with the adoption of the citywide Economic Development Strategy. Roseville City C ...

Roseville officials: city budget once again 'status quo?

Roseville's upper management went through what City Manager Ray Kerridge calls a "brain-numbing" process of reviewing all department budgets line by line. If there was a random $1 ...

Roseville purchases property for 'riverfront' development

What city officials call the last piece of the puzzle for Roseville’s future “riverfront” development fell into place Wednesday with the city council’s decision to purchase ...

City purchases land for future conference center

The city of Roseville is moving forward on efforts to attract a hotel and conference center through a purchase agreement of 20 acres of property adjacent to Westfield Galleria ...

Downtown redevelopment ‘like a chess game’

Roseville is preparing the game board, setting out all the pieces needed to make an economically and socially vibrant downtown, city officials say. In August, the Roseville City C ...