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The Sacramento Bee
Plans to renovate Community Center Theater, expand convention center proceedThe Sacramento City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to move forward with plan
Plans to renovate Community Center Theater, expand convention center proceed
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 16 minutes ago
The Sacramento City Council unanimously voted Tuesday to move forward with plans to renovate the Community Center Theater and expand the neighboring Sacramento Convention Center. It’s been more than a decade since the city first started talking... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Sacramento On Verge Of Theater RenovationSACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council will decide whether to move ahead wit
Sacramento On Verge Of Theater Renovation
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
SACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council will decide whether to move ahead with a multi-million dollar renovation of its Community Center Theater after years of looking at a new theater in a different location as an option. The facility was built... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Realtors run against real estate mogul Trumplatest deal and writes: “Chalk up another victory for the public employee union
Realtors run against real estate mogul Trump
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
latest deal and writes: “Chalk up another victory for the public employee unions against the taxpayers.”Syndicates: The Sacramento City Council plans to hire the replacement for John Shirey and have that person in place before his contract... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Putting a stop to prostitution, one hotel at a timeand fight. So far, so good. He has been working with the operators of several
Putting a stop to prostitution, one hotel at a time
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
and fight. So far, so good. He has been working with the operators of several local motels and hotels, as well as the Sacramento City Council and Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office. He brought a group of them together for a meeting... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
City Still Looking for Answers to Growing Homeless ProblemSACRAMENTO -- An energetic crowd cheers and rallies, marching from Loaves and
City Still Looking for Answers to Growing Homeless Problem
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- An energetic crowd cheers and rallies, marching from Loaves and Fishes to the Sacramento City Council chambers. Homeless individuals and advocates are pushing for more resources, more housing in Sacramento. "These folks need... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Sacramento City Council cools to 'tent city' ideaDuring a meeting Tuesday, members of the Sacramento City Council seemed to back
Sacramento City Council cools to 'tent city' idea
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
During a meeting Tuesday, members of the Sacramento City Council seemed to back away from the idea of setting up a "tent city" as part of a solution to homelessness. "What we've learned that tent cities really aren't a panacea. For the amount of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for TuesdayHomelessness report The Sacramento City Council will host a special meeting on
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Tuesday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Homelessness report The Sacramento City Council will host a special meeting on homelessness at 2 p.m. in City Hall Council Chambers, 915 I St., first floor. The joint meeting of the Housing Authority of the City of Sacramento, Financing Authority of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Homeless rights lawyer to create tent city in downtown Sacramentowithout regard to anyone who lives or does business in that area.” Merin’s per
Homeless rights lawyer to create tent city in downtown Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
without regard to anyone who lives or does business in that area.” Merin’s permit request will likely be filed as the Sacramento City Council considers three variations of a sanctioned homeless camp among a long list of options to tackle one... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Marcos Breton: Steinberg’s $1.4 million state war chest unfair in mayoral raceswoop into city elections with huge cash advantages. This very issue was debat
Marcos Breton: Steinberg’s $1.4 million state war chest unfair in mayoral race
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
swoop into city elections with huge cash advantages. This very issue was debated nine years ago by an entirely different Sacramento City Council. At a city hearing in January 2007, then-Councilwoman Sandy Sheedy raised significant concerns about... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
New Marijuana Storage Business Causes ControversyWEST SACRAMENTO -- West Sacramento city council members approved the amendment
New Marijuana Storage Business Causes Controversy
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 12 days ago
WEST SACRAMENTO -- West Sacramento city council members approved the amendment to a newly created conditional use permit for a medical marijuana distribution warehouse within city limits. "It's time for the industry to grow up and have facilities... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Former aide to mayor tapped to head Greater Sacramento Urban Leagueto people living in disenfranchised neighborhoods. She came to California becau
Former aide to mayor tapped to head Greater Sacramento Urban League
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
to people living in disenfranchised neighborhoods. She came to California because her then-fiancé, Rick Jennings (now a Sacramento City Council member), was playing for the Oakland Raiders. Cassandra Jennings went to work for the city of... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
New Sacramento Sign Rules Will Help Golden 1 CenterSACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council is being asked to approve an updated
New Sacramento Sign Rules Will Help Golden 1 Center
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 19 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council is being asked to approve an updated sign ordinance that will fulfill a commitment to allow digital signage on the new Golden 1 Center. Currently, the sign ordinance does not allow large digital signs in... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
New downtown Sacramento soccer stadium renderings releasedcall for the stadium to be built at the downtown Railyards. The non-binding ter
New downtown Sacramento soccer stadium renderings released
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 20 days ago
call for the stadium to be built at the downtown Railyards. The non-binding term sheet, passed unanimously by the Sacramento City Council in early December, outlines that the $180 million proposed stadium will be built using private funds... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento must be smart on funding transportationmoney is where the rubber meets the road. The 16-member authority board – whic
Sacramento must be smart on funding transportation
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
money is where the rubber meets the road. The 16-member authority board – which includes all five county supervisors, five Sacramento City Council members and representatives from Citrus Heights, Elk Grove, Folsom, Galt and Rancho Cordova – faces a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento should approve independent redistrictingNone too soon, the Sacramento City Council is moving forward on a key good gove
Sacramento should approve independent redistricting
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
None too soon, the Sacramento City Council is moving forward on a key good government reform – establishing an independent commission to draw council districts, taking the task out of politicians’ hands. The city just released the details of a... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Sleep Train Arena Still in Use — For Nowthe project needs to be an economic engine," said Sacramento Mayor Pro Tem Ange
Sleep Train Arena Still in Use — For Now
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 21 days ago
the project needs to be an economic engine," said Sacramento Mayor Pro Tem Angelique Ashby, who represents Natomas on the Sacramento City Council. Educational campuses, hospitals and tech sites are among the types of businesses the city would... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Allen Warren, Steve Hansen and Larry Carr for Sacramento City CouncilYou may not agree with all the decisions that Sacramento City Council members a
Allen Warren, Steve Hansen and Larry Carr for Sacramento City Council
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
You may not agree with all the decisions that Sacramento City Council members are making, but there’s no denying they’re working together pretty well, a vast improvement over the dysfunction a few years back. To break up this team, the challengers... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Minimum wage battle stirs passion for victorsshe thought, “We have to win.” So she talked up the cause to co-workers, ralli
Minimum wage battle stirs passion for victors
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
she thought, “We have to win.” So she talked up the cause to co-workers, rallied, marched and even toughed out a Sacramento City Council meeting while having contractions with her now 5-month old son Raiden Roman, a chubby-legged tyke... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento moves to repeal minimum wage hike after state actionTwo Sacramento City Council members want the city’s newly-approved increase in
Sacramento moves to repeal minimum wage hike after state action
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
Two Sacramento City Council members want the city’s newly-approved increase in the minimum wage repealed after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill this week enacting larger statewide hikes. Following Tuesday night’s City Council meeting, Councilmen Jay... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
New brewery aims for summer opening in West SacramentoRevision Brewing Co., which received approval from the West Sacramento City Cou
New brewery aims for summer opening in West Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
Revision Brewing Co., which received approval from the West Sacramento City Council in January to set up a craft microbrewery and taproom in the city, has secured a site for the business. The new, 20-barrel brewery is scheduled to open late this... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Paid attendants approved for toilets for Sac homelessThe Sacramento City Council approved a six-month plan late Tuesday night to tes
Paid attendants approved for toilets for Sac homeless
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 27 days ago
The Sacramento City Council approved a six-month plan late Tuesday night to test public toilets with a paid attendant targeting areas of heavy homelessness. "Why didn’t you do this a long time ago? It's a great idea. For once, I applaud this city... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento to provide toilets with paid attendants to serve homelessIn a move to deal with the public health impacts of homelessness, the Sacrament
Sacramento to provide toilets with paid attendants to serve homeless
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
In a move to deal with the public health impacts of homelessness, the Sacramento City Council agreed Tuesday to provide a portable restroom that will be monitored by paid attendants. The six-month pilot project is modeled on San Francisco’s “Pit... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Sacramento Explores Portable Flush Toilets for HomelessSACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council was set to approve the first step in
Sacramento Explores Portable Flush Toilets for Homeless
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 28 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council was set to approve the first step in setting up a pilot project that would provide a portable flush toilet staffed by an attendant for the homeless. The program is patterned after the successful "Pit Stop"... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Tahoe Elementary Students Play, Learn in New After School Programas long as they keep rejecting they get farther and farther behind," James Hald
Tahoe Elementary Students Play, Learn in New After School Program
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 29 days ago
as long as they keep rejecting they get farther and farther behind," James Halderman with Optimists international said. Sacramento City Council member Eric Guerra came to the ribbon cutting ceremony on the campus Friday. "English was my second... Read more

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