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City Council Appoints New Council Member

The West Sacramento City Council has appointed Beverly Sandeen to fill the remaining term of the Council seat formerly occupied by Oscar Villegas, who was recently appointed to the Yolo County Board of Supervisors. Following a public application process in … Continue reading »

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Drought Proof Your Landscape with GREYWATER

FREE WORKSHOP please register at www.ElkGroveGreenerGardens.org/WELL Saturday, April 5th 1-3pm Sacramento Suburban Water District Antelope Garden 7800 Antelope North Road Antelope, CA INTERESTED IN REUSING GREYWATER? Greywater is water from sinks, showers, and washing machines. Instead of sending it down … Continue reading »

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Regional FloodProtect Workshop, Jan. 27

The region’s flood management program, FloodProtect, has scheduled a public workshop Monday, Jan. 27, 3 p.m.-5 p.m. at the West Sacramento Community Center, 1075 West Capitol Ave. The workshop will discuss the Regional Improvements draft report for the Lower Sacramento/Delta … Continue reading »

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Notice of Availability of DEIS/EIR for the Southport Sacramento River Early Implementation Project

The West Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency (WSAFCA) is proposing the Southport Sacramento River Early Implementation Project (EIP) to implement flood risk–reduction measures along 5.6 miles of the Sacramento River South Levee (levee) in the city of West Sacramento, Yolo … Continue reading »

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West Sac Flood Protect and the City of West Sacramento Celebrates California Flood Preparedness Week, Nov. 4-8

The City of West Sacramento and West Sac Flood Protect are joining cities and counties across the state to participate in California Flood Preparedness Week. “West Sacramento is surrounded by 52 miles of levees. It’s crucial that we identify and … Continue reading »

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The Southport Levee Improvements Project

In an effort to reduce flood risk for West Sacramento residents, the Southport Levee Improvements project involves the construction of approximately four miles of new setback levee. The project requires the relocation of South River Road, adjacent to the Sacramento … Continue reading »

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Southport Levee Project: Supplemental Notice of Preparation for EIS/EIR

The West Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency (WSAFCA) is proposing the Southport Sacramento River Early Implementation Project (EIP) to implement flood-risk–reduction measures along the Sacramento River South Levee in the city of West Sacramento, Yolo County, California. USACE and WSAFCA … Continue reading »

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City Cancels Tree Lighting Event, Prepares for Storm Threat

The City of West Sacramento and the Chamber of Commerce have cancelled this evening’s annual Tree Lighting event in response to the storm emergency.  The cancelled Tree Lighting was set for 6 p.m. at City Hall.  The City is also … Continue reading »

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Storm Preparations

City staff attended regional flood preparation meetings last month with the state.  A City specific flood preparation meeting was held last week and staff from RD 900 and the state attended. We reviewed the West Sacramento slow-rise flood plan, flood … Continue reading »

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Do you have flood insurance?

Have you thought about flood insurance? Winter is coming. That means rain. In addition to preparing for the wet season, this is a good time to think about flood insurance. As you’ve probably heard, our region is at high risk … Continue reading »

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