Archive: August 2016

Free Grandparents Picnic at Linden Park, September 10th

Pack a lunch for your family and have some fun at the 2016 Grandparent’s Picnic on September 10th. Enjoy an evening in beautiful Linden Park, while creating lasting memories with your family.

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Farmers Market Moves to the Barn

After years of providing fresh fruits and vegetables for sale from local growers in front of City Hall, the West Sacramento Farmers Market  is relocating to The Barn along the riverfront! The move was announced by the West Sacramento Chamber … Continue reading »

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Recycling Themed Booth Wins Blue Ribbon At Yolo County Fair!

For the 2nd year in a row a booth created in part by the City of West Sacramento Environmental Services Division won first place at the The Yolo County Fair. The winning booth featured a timeline illustrating recycling program changes over the … Continue reading »

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Congratulations Louis in Bridgeway Islands, our Drought Spotlight Honoree for July!

    When Louis moved into his home in 2001, the backyard was just a fenced-in stretch of dirt. He knew right away that he didn’t want grass in the backyard, but he wanted something easy to maintain that could … Continue reading »

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Traffic Alert: Westbound 80 Delays This Weekend

Plan ahead and be prepared for slow traffic if you’re traveling along I-80 on the north side of West Sacramento this weekend. That was the word from transit officials today during a news conference in front of West Sacramento City … Continue reading »

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Yolo County Library Events for September

***************************************************************** ON-GOING PROGRAMS: BUDDY READING – Mondays at 4:30pm-5:30pm (Starting September 12, 2016) Practice reading with an older “buddy”. Each child will be paired up with a high school student from the River City High School Interact Club for a … Continue reading »

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Cyclocross Grand Prix Set For Sept. 17th At The River Walk

West Sacramento’s  annual Cyclocross Grand Prix is coming up on Saturday, September 17 at the River Walk Park. Cyclocross is a specific type of bike racing. The course weaves along the riverfront over grass, dirt, mud, gravel, sand, and obstacles … Continue reading »

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Streetcar Project Gets $30 Million in Funding

Streetcar route would go from downtown West Sacramento to midtown Sacramento. Statement from West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon: The downtown/riverfront Streetcar project just crossed the finish line, and we’re headed to construction! The State of California announced that our project … Continue reading »

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Got Junk? Bulky Waste Drop Off Events Set For October

The City of West Sacramento is hosting fall bulky waste drop-off event for 2 days only:  Saturday, October 1 and Saturday, October 15, from 9am to 2pm.  West Sacramento residents can drop off bulky items free of charge at our … Continue reading »

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Back to School Safety Tips

It’s the first day of school for students in the Washington Unified School District, and police and school officials are out with a reminder about traffic and pedestiran safety. “With the start of school, it is important to keep in mind that … Continue reading »

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