Category: City Projects

Unique Art Piece Unveiled on River Walk

What is described as a monumental piece of public art was celebrated Thursday, November 30 during an installation reception on the River Walk. Subtile is the creation of internationally recognized artist, Federico Diaz from the Czech Republic. The 40 foot … Continue reading »

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Art Piece Rising in Bridge District

A significant piece of public art is being installed along the River Walk between Raley Field and the Barn. It’s called Subtile, and it is being constructed under the watchful eye of international Czech artist Federico Diaz. His sculpture and will … Continue reading »

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Zocalo Coming to West Sacramento at King’s Restaurant Spot

The King’s restaurant building at 1500 West Capitol Ave. has been purchased by the owners of Zocalo restaurants. According to the Sacramento Business Journal, there are plans to use the facility as a restaurant and an industrial kitchen to make … Continue reading »

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Volunteers Spend Day Upgrading Elkhorn Park

Elkhorn Park is getting a makeover thanks to the efforts of more than 100 volunteers from Bayer Crop Science. Crop Science crews work alongside City of West Sacramento Parks and Recreation staff to improve the quality and safety of the … Continue reading »

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Closures Along South River Road

Prior to the beginning of flood season (November 1), road closures will be implemented in order to complete construction activities associated with the Southport Levee Improvement Project. Closure 1 Fri, October 27th 8:30 a.m. to Sat, October 28th 7:00 p.m. … Continue reading »

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Southport Levee Construction Road Closure Update

Heads up for new road restrictions and detours as part of the ongoing Southport Levee Improvement Project. Utility removal and road construction work along South River Road will run October 2 through October 30. Traffic control devices will be set … Continue reading »

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Great Ideas Discussed as Part of Mayors Challenge

City staff hosted a Change Makers event to help develop a winning idea for the City of West Sacramento’s submission to the 2017 Mayors Challenge, a nation-wide competition designed to help cities and counties address national challenges at the local … Continue reading »

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Computer Classes Contribute to Active Aging Community

As part of West Sacramento’s Age Friendly Action Plan, students were paired with seniors this summer to teach essential computer and smart phone skills at the Arthur F. Turner Community Library. The classes allowed seniors to increase connectivity with the … Continue reading »

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Southport Levee Improvement Project Road Closures

New traffic control measures will be temporarily installed beginning Monday, August 28, along South River Road between Locks Drive and Linden Road for tree removal work along the levee. During this period, Sacramento Yacht Club and Sherwood Marina can be accessed … Continue reading »

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Mayors Challenge Ideas Wanted

The City of West Sacramento is excited to announce its participation in the 2017 Bloomberg Mayors Challenge! This national grant competition is seeking big, bold, new ideas to help cities address the most pressing problems facing our nation.  Winning cities … Continue reading »

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