Category: City Projects

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 »

Posted in City Projects, Flood Protection, General Information, Transportation

Fire Dept. Counts on Community During Weed Abatement Season—Help Prevent Fires!

Vegetation fires potentially cause damage to life and property. In a proactive effort to reduce the risk of these fires, the City Council has approved the Fire Department’s annual campaign to abate weeds. The public’s awareness of weed abatement has … Continue reading »

Posted in City Projects, Fire Department, General Information, Public Safety

First Residential Building Breaks Ground in Bridge District

Construction of a new housing development—named The Rivermark—has begun in West Sacramento’s Bridge District. Located at 959 Bridge Street, The Rivermark will offer 70 units of affordable housing for families when it opens in the fall of 2014. Attending the … Continue reading »

Posted in City Projects, General Information

Public Notice of Proposed Pioneer Bluff Bridge Project

The City of West Sacramento proposes to build a bridge that connects South River Road across the Barge Canal. The proposed bridge connects the existing two  lane South River Road cul-de-sac on the north side of the Barge Canal to South River … Continue reading »

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City Enters National Innovative Ideas Contest

The City of West Sacramento has submitted an entry to the Mayor’s Challenge, a national contest sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies of New York. The competition, which offers a $5 million award, in addition to four $1 million awards, seeks to … Continue reading »

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Traffic Advisory: Westmore Oaks Street Rehabilitation Project

The City of West Sacramento is scheduled to begin street grinding and paving as part of the Westmore Oaks Street Rehabilitation Project. Please be prepared for temporary lane closures and potential detours. Use alternative routes if possible and proceed with … Continue reading »

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Radio Disney at the Yolo County Fair

The City of West Sacramento Environmental Services Division, in partnership with Yolo County and the City of Woodland, is proud to host Radio Disney’s Team Green Nation at the Yolo County Fair on Friday, August 17th.  They’ll have Rotary Park … Continue reading »

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Ribbon-cutting celebrates completion of $27 million in West Sacramento levee improvements

The West Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency, City of West Sacramento and its state and federal partners celebrated the completion of two levee improvement projects valued at $27 million at a ribbon-cutting ceremony.  The projects, known as The Rivers Early … Continue reading »

Posted in City Projects, Flood Protection, General Information, Public Safety

West Sacramento Levee Improvements Ribbon-cutting, June 26

Together the City of West Sacramento and the West Sacramento Area Flood Control Agency (WSAFCA) celebrate the completion of two levee improvement projects-The Rivers Early Implementation Project and the CHP Academy Early Implementation Project (EIP), Tuesday, June 26 at 9:30 … Continue reading »

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Bridge District Road Closure – 6/2/12 at 7AM through 6/5/12 at 7AM

Teichert will be closing Riverfront Street starting on Saturday morning, 6/2/12 at 7AM, through Tuesday morning, 6/5/12 at 7AM.  This will allow them to make repairs to the granite crosswalks on Riverfront Street at the intersection with Bridge, Grand, Market and State Streets … Continue reading »

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