Category: Transportation

Traffic Delays Expected on HWY 50/Pioneer Bridge

Sections of the Pioneer Bridge will be closed through the summer for nighttime and weekend work as Caltrans puts a new surface on the span, replacing the deck overlay with a thicker, more durable material. The Pioneer Bridge is the … 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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Southport Levee Improvement Project Update; South River Road Closure Map

Portions of South River Road in West Sacramento are now permanently closed due construction of the Southport Levee Improvement Project. Earthwork is underway and is expected to continue into the fall 2017. Activities include clearing along the land side of the levee … Continue reading »

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Bike Share Comes to West Sacramento

The Tower Bridge Bike Share program is under way in West Sacramento and Sacramento providing a convenient and economical way for commuting, running errands, visiting friends or just for fun! 50 bikes are currently available in West Sacramento.  A full … Continue reading »

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YoloBus Launches Shuttle Service From West Sacramento to Golden 1 Center

The City of West Sacramento and Yolobus have announced a shuttle service for Kings games and concerts at the Golden 1 Center in downtown Sacramento. The “Y” shuttle is available before, during and after major events at Golden 1 Center … Continue reading »

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Yolobus Route 35 Revisions Go Into Effect July 3

The following is an email to the YoloBus ridership. Dear West Sacramento Transit Rider/West Sacramento Resident/Interested Persons: During the community outreach meetings earlier this year, City and District staff recommended elimination of the Lake Washington/Village Parkway/Stonegate Loop on Yolobus Route … Continue reading »

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Grand Opening for Village Parkway South

A ribbon cutting ceremony marked the opening today of Village Parkway South. The new road, complete with marked bike lanes, replaces S. River Road, which is being removed as part of the Southport Levee Improvement Project. Village Parkway South provides access … Continue reading »

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Ship From China Docks in West Sacramento on Maiden Voyage

The ship African Merlin pulled into the Port of West Sacramento this week with a cargo of bulk cement from China, making the Port of West Sacramento its very first stop. The 500 foot long ship was made in Japan then … Continue reading »

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YOLOBUS Launches Real Time Alerts

  Yolobus riders are now able to subscribe to real time text alerts for the routes that they use every day. Due to the upturn in the economy, traffic has increased in the Sacramento Region and bus riders need to know if their bus … Continue reading »

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Traffic Alert: Tower Bridge Closure Sunday Morning

A message from West Sacramento Police Motor Officer Lang – This Sunday, May 15th, there will be a 5k, 10k, & 10 mile run in West Sacramento. The race will start and finish on the Riverwalk. The Tower Bridge will … Continue reading »

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