Archive: August 2017

Smoke and Spare the Air Alerts Issued

Smoke from regional wildfires is drifting into West Sacramento and the rest of the Sacramento Valley, prompting Spare the Air and smoke alerts from the Yolo-Solano Air District.   Wildfire Smoke Tips   Reduce outdoor physical activity. Exercise increases the amount … Continue reading »

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Help Keep the City Clean…Report Abandoned Shopping Carts!

The City is continuing to contract with California Shopping Cart Retrieval Corporation (CSCRC) for shopping cart removal. CSCRC provides three easy ways for anyone to report abandoned carts: iPhone/Android App: Download the West Sacramento Connect app and report the cart’s … Continue reading »

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Free Grandparents’ Day Picnic at Linden Park

Grandparents Day is quickly approaching and we have the perfect way to celebrate! Bring your grandparents, grandchildren, families and a picnic lunch and head on over to Linden Park on Sunday, September 10th (Grandparents Day!). Activity booths and games for … Continue reading »

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Beat the Heat

With temperatures expected to stay above 100 degrees for the next few days, the City of West Sacramento’s Emergency Services Division is warning everyone to take precautions. Drink plenty of water and if you need shelter, please visit one of West … Continue reading »

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Sycamore Trail Cleanup

The Sycamore Trail is cleaner this week thanks to members of Project Church, West Sacramento. More than 50 church volunteers joined members of the West Sacramento Parks and Recreation team Sunday morning. Using shovels, rakes, wheelbarrows, trash bags, and brooms … 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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Cyclocross Grand Prix Registration is Open

As a proud sponsor of the West Sacramento Cyclocross Grand Prix, we want to let you know that race registration opened at noon (today) Wednesday, August 23. Click here to sign up.  If you aren’t interested in racing but want to … Continue reading »

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Water Meter Conversion Under Way in North Area

The following is a message from the City’s Utility Billing Division Comparative Metered Water Billing Announcement: In compliance with State law, the City of West Sacramento has been installing water meters on residential properties. Work is currently going on in … Continue reading »

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Solar Eclipse Watch Party Draws Crowd in West Sacramento

More than 500 people gathered at the Arthur F. Turner Community Library to watch as the moon came between the Sun and the Earth to create a solar eclipse. The Library provided the public with free glasses to safely view … Continue reading »

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