Category: City Projects

Portion of West Capitol Ave Closed for Construction

West Capitol Avenue Closure Work continues on the closed portion of West Capitol Avenue between Grand Street and 5th Street. This project will reconfigure West Capitol Avenue while adding a 7th Street connection to Tower Bridge Gateway. This section will … Continue reading »

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140 Fruit Trees Available for Free

The City of West Sacramento, in partnership with Tree Davis, is offering free fruit trees for your home, business, place of worship or school if located north of the barge canal in West Sacramento. A grant funding the free tree … Continue reading »

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Linden Road Tree Removal

Several Tallow trees will soon be removed and replaced on Linden Road due to damage to the sidewalk and gutter. The City will replace 63 Chinese Tallow trees  with 63 more compatible Golden Rain Trees including root barriers. The project … Continue reading »

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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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