Category: City Projects

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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Two West Sacramento Parks Get Upgrades

Playgrounds at Elkhorn and Bryte Parks will soon benefit from significant upgrades. The City has been awarded a $40,000 Play Spaces Grant from the National Recreation and Park Association and The Walt Disney Company for improvements to Elkhorn Park. This … Continue reading »

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Pool Efficiency Workshop at Community Center 8/19

The City of West Sacramento, Yolo Energy Watch and PG&E are hosting a free pool efficiency class Saturday, August 19th from 9-11 a.m. at the West Sacramento Community Center. The class will highlights tips for pool care. Register today at: YoloEnergyWatch.org. *Seating … Continue reading »

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City Hall Blood Drive Seeks Donors

The Bloodmobile will be in the City Hall parking lot on Tuesday, August 15th from 9 a.m. – 1: 30 p.m. Help save a life by donating blood and you will be automatically entered into a drawing to win a $250 … Continue reading »

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Broadway Bridge Open House, Thursday July 27th

You’re invited to the Broadway Bridge Project open house Thursday, July 27th from 5-6:30 p.m. to learn about potential environmental impacts. The proposed project includes a “neighborhood friendly” bridge connecting the cities of Sacramento and West Sacramento. The bridge will … Continue reading »

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City awarded $25,000 national grant for top educational initiative

On June 25 at its annual meeting in Miami Beach FL the United States Conference of Mayors awarded the City of West Sacramento a $25,000 grant through the Pathways with a Purpose national competition. West Sacramento was one of three cities … Continue reading »

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