Sep 292014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 24, 2014 – West Sacramento’s police department is creating police bike patrols as well as well as new, supportive bike patrols made up of volunteers, reports city spokesman Art Schroeder. The trained volunteers will operate under the “Volunteers in Policing,” or VIP, program banner. “The programs are designed to increase [...]

Sep 272014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 24, 2014 – From Beth Gabor County of Yolo The Yolo County Health Services Department will be holding the following seasonal influenza vaccination clinics this fall: –  Tuesday, October 14, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the     Riverbend Community Room, 664 Cummins Way in West Sacramento –   Tuesday, October 21, [...]

Sep 262014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Sept 24, 2014 Looking to get rid of some old furniture, mattresses, box springs, cardboard or tires (up to nine)? The City of West Sacramento’s next semi-annual “Bulky Waste Drop-Off” event will be held Wednesday, Sept. 24, through Saturday, Sept. 27, at 540 Harbor Boulevard. Hours are 4-7 p.m. on the [...]

Sep 242014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 24, 2014 – Press release from the City of West Sacramento, in it entirety: ________________________ From Art Schroeder City of West Sacramento    West Sacramento, Calif., Sept. 23 – Code for America today announced the selection of the City of West Sacramento, in partnership with the Sacramento Area Council of Governments [...]

Sep 222014
 
Check out open-house & take a walking tour of replacement bridge site

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 17, 2014 – The cities of Sacramento and West Sacramento have plans to replace the 103-year old I Street Bridge with a “new low-level, neighborhood-friendly bridge upstream” that will “provide better access for bicycles and pedestrians, and serve motorists more efficiently,” they report. The project is entering “environmental assessment” phase. [...]

Sep 212014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 17, 2014 –   News items below are collected from police dispatchers’ notes and arrest reports. The information in them has often not been verified beyond the initial reports.   ‘Police Log’ is published weekly in the News-Ledger newspaper. Want to subscribe? See the special offer at bottom. Sept. 9, 6:30 a.m. [...]