Russ Branson

Roseville City Council approves 2013-14 budget

The city of Roseville’s ongoing efforts to close its structural deficit is nearing completion, an official said Wednesday. “We believe in the next year or two we will ...

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 ...

City of Roseville addressing $5.5 million structural deficit

The Roseville City Council won’t vote on next fiscal year’s budget until June, but they’ve already begun hearing from staff about the need to address a $5.5 milli ...

Roseville’s revenues up — but so are expenses

The city of Roseville expects to end this fiscal year with a $1.6 million balance, but a city official warns that although revenues have gone up, expenses are up even more. Counci ...

Roseville close to having all employees pay CalPERS share

In an ongoing effort to lower pension expenses, the city of Roseville has been asking all employees to pick up their full share of CalPERS retirement costs. If the city successful ...

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 ...

How Roseville plans to pay for new Town Square

Roseville officials say the city won't borrow any money to pay for the construction of the new Town Square, instead using funds saved during better economic times. During Wednesda ...

Roseville looks to fill $4 million operating deficit

Signs indicate the local economy is on the upswing, but Roseville is still addressing a structural deficit, according to the city's treasurer. Operating revenues have been less th ...

Roseville expects to end 2012 fiscal year in the black

Roseville's treasurer says cost-cutting measures and increasing sales tax revenue has put the city in a good financial position for its 2013 budget. The city expects to end the 20 ...

Roseville closing out last year’s budget better than expected

Roseville will likely close out the 2010-11 fiscal year better than expected, primarily because of concerted efforts made by staff to spend less, city officials say. The fiscal ye ...