Archive: June 2017

Prepare for the Weather and Beat the Heat

Temperatures are expected to rise over 100 degrees during the next several days.  The City of West Sacramento’s Emergency Services Division is warning everyone to take precautions. If you need shelter, please visit one of West Sacramento’s cooling centers listed below.  … Continue reading »

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Riverfront Farm Stand Grand Opening June 20th

West Sacramento’s newest urban farm is at The Barn! Join the Center for Land-Based Learning and Raley’s to celebrate the first harvest season at the new Riverfront Farm at the Barn in West Sacramento. This event will feature fresh produce … Continue reading »

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Track City Finances Through OpenGov

The City of West Sacramento’s  finances are now at your fingertips with the launching of a partnership with OpenGov.com. “We’re excited about this interactive tool which allows citizens to explore budget and other financial data online,” said City Manager Martin … Continue reading »

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Connect Card Unites Region’s Public Transit

Public transit users have a new, convenient way to pay for their travels. The Connect Card is a reusable smart card that allows riders to load cash value or transit passes across nine different transit systems in the region, including YoloBus. Details … Continue reading »

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West Sacramento Hosts Crowdfunding Seminar June 20th

If you’re trying to start a business in West Sacramento, or anywhere else in the region, crowdfunding can be a successful tool to raise funds, but don’t try it alone. Attend CleanStart’s Crowdfunding Workshop on June 20th in the West Sacramento City … Continue reading »

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West Sacramento Featured in Sactown Magazine

West Sacramento is being featured as a “Hot New Hood” in Sactown Magazine, where they highlight new businesses, and hot spots in the City. West Sacramento Long hidden in the shadow of its bigger sister city to the east, this industrial town is … Continue reading »

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Riverfront Renaissance Community Event This Wednesday 6/14

Join us for a discussion about the many exciting projects happening along the Downtown Riverfront! The Cities of Sacramento and West Sacramento are kicking off the next phase of the Broadway Bridge Project, a proposed “neighborhood friendly” bridge crossing the Sacramento River downstream from the … Continue reading »

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Fruit Trees Donated to West Sacramento Urban Farm

An urban farm in West Sacramento is getting a donation of 70 fruit trees and berry plants from Stark Bro’s Nurseries & Orchards Company. This gift will make the city’s first urban orchard a reality, giving newly settled refugees farm training and … Continue reading »

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The Broderick Boys in the Great War Exhibition

Did you know that in 1917, a group of nineteen patriotic, young men from Washington District (Broderick) went to Mare Island Naval Base and enlisted in the U.S. Navy? What is more remarkable, they all served on the same ship, USS … Continue reading »

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Free Smart Phone Training for Seniors!

Learning how to efficiently operate and customize a smart phone is an essential skill for communication. For those who may not be familiar with the high tech devices, the Arthur F. Turner Community Library is offering two FREE Smart Phone Training … Continue reading »

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