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The Sacramento Bee
Growing weed illegally in your home? A SWAT team may soon pay you a visit.activity. The option is one of several recommendations to help curb illicit we
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
activity. The option is one of several recommendations to help curb illicit weed grows that will be brought to the Sacramento City Council during its Tuesday meeting. The Office of Cannabis Policy and Enforcement will give the presentation,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Free speech,’ the most overused, misused phrase in American politicsIt was about halfway through the last Sacramento City Council meeting when an a
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
It was about halfway through the last Sacramento City Council meeting when an agitated James Lee Clark, known in activist circles as Faygo, approached the podium to exercise his First Amendment rights. Like dozens of others in the room, he had come... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Sacramento’s Drought-Era Water Restrictions Remain In Place for Summer MonthsSACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council decided Tuesday evening to keep droug
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- The Sacramento City Council decided Tuesday evening to keep drought-era watering rules in place for summer months, despite an official end to the statewide drought emergency this past winter. The council's message is that conservation... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Demonstrators Protest Ordinance That Would Have Put Limits on Picketing in Residential AreasSACRAMENTO -- There were protests outside the Sacramento City Council Chambers
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 7 days ago
SACRAMENTO -- There were protests outside the Sacramento City Council Chambers on Tuesday, and multiple interruptions inside. Many are upset with several new ordinances the council was discussing Tuesday night. One of the ordinances would restrict... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sacramento permanently limits lawn watering as ‘a way of life’The drought may be over, but Sacramento residents will still have to limit thei
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
The drought may be over, but Sacramento residents will still have to limit their watering. The Sacramento City Council voted Tuesday to make permanent twice-a-week outdoor watering restrictions despite Gov. Jerry Brown in April lifting a drought... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Daniel Hahn sworn-in as Sacramento’s first African-American police chiefin the shooting, though city leaders said later they moved to fire Tennis. Lozo
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
in the shooting, though city leaders said later they moved to fire Tennis. Lozoya retired in April. In November, the Sacramento City Council passed a police reform package intended to address community concerns over transparency and oversight... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Fifty men commit most gun crimes in Sacramento. Could money, mentoring get them to stop?including therapy, mentoring and offering to pay them when they reached agreed-
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
including therapy, mentoring and offering to pay them when they reached agreed-upon goals. Boggan, supported by Sacramento City Councilman Rick Jennings, is proposing to bring Advance Peace to Sacramento. In September, the Sacramento... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
These microphones trace gunshots in two Sacramento neighborhoods. Is Oak Park next?that neighborhood this summer. They say ShotSpotter has helped curb violent cri
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
that neighborhood this summer. They say ShotSpotter has helped curb violent crimes elsewhere in the city. On Thursday, the Sacramento City Council approved the department’s proposal to spend an additional $251,795 to continue using the tool. “It’s... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Reaction swift online to Trump’s ban on transgender troopsNewsom, Rep. Doris Matsui, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, and local politicians includi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 27 days ago
Newsom, Rep. Doris Matsui, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, and local politicians including Steve Hansen and Angelique Ashby of the Sacramento City Council, also spoke out online, as did numerous celebrities. Few prominent California Republicans seemed... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Could Elks Tower casino face licensing hurdle after owner’s recent offense?applied to acquire the state card room license of the former Casino Royale, whi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
applied to acquire the state card room license of the former Casino Royale, which was shuttered by the state in 2014. The Sacramento City Council already has approved a conditional-use permit for Ayers’ proposed casino. He also has support from... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
If Sacramento must have a marijuana industry, let’s at least make it fairSacramento. We didn’t support Proposition 64 last November, but now that canna
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 30 days ago
Sacramento. We didn’t support Proposition 64 last November, but now that cannabis is legal for adults in California, the Sacramento City Council must ensure that its regulations are equitable for entrepreneurs and strategic enough to kill a... Read more

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