A local developer wants to build 33 homes and parking spaces for 99 cars. Opponents say they would be OK with the original plan of 16 homes, but not double that.
Folsom city building official Steve Burger says apartment management told them was they needed permits to repair dry rot. They had no indication there was such a close call.
Folsom city officials spent the day inspecting temporary support beams installed on other stairwells at the Willow Creek Apartment Complex. They confirmed management knew there were problems that needed to be fixed.
Shunxiang Yuan, 26, of Folsom, died on Friday after a stairway gave way at The Legends At Willow Creek apartments.
But now, nearly a year later, police say another stairway gave way, ending in the tragic death of a 27-year-old man. He wasn’t a resident of the complex, but a visitor.
Authorities say one person has died after a staircase collapsed at a Folsom apartment complex.
Folsom Mayor Andy Morin says the water is back by popular demand, and because the city exceeded its 32 percent state water conservation target, thanks to a lot of help from mindful residents.
Andrew Fecko with the Placer County Water Agency is concerned and frustrated after learning the Bureau of Reclamation has increased releases from Folsom Lake. He warns those increased releases won’t just expose ruins where water should be.
Officials say a 2-year-old girl was bitten by a rattlesnake in suburban San Francisco Tuesday night.
An 11-year-old boy who was hit while riding his bike across a Folsom street has died.
The city is installing drought-tolerant shrubs and bark while changing its irrigation system to cut back on water usage.
It may use recycled water, but the city of Folsom is still cutting back on water for a man-made waterfall as one of the many water-saving measures the city is taking to meet state-mandated cutbacks.