Jul 222013
West Sacramento gets new top cop

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 17, 2013 — West Sacramento’s new police chief was sworn into office on Tuesday. Chief Thomas McDonald replaces outgoing department head Dan Drummond, who retired after nine years. McDonald was raised as the son of a U.S. Air Force officer, living in different places including Europe. He joined the Los […]

Jul 192013
A piece of the traffic puzzle: South River Road bridge is in the works

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 10, 2013 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor It’s a long-planned piece of Southport infrastructure: The City of West Sacramento is now soliciting bids for construction of a new bridge to connect the northern cul-de-sac of South River Road to its opposite on the south side of the barge canal. […]

Jun 042013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Do you know someone or something worth honoring through the naming of a local park? The City of West Sacramento is accepting nominations for a name to attach to a new park to be built at the confluence of West Capitol, Evergreen and Sycamore avenues. Name suggestions will be forwarded to […]

May 122013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 8, 2013 — Submitted by the County of Yolo A new website aims to let local farmers publicize what they have for sale — and allow consumers, school districts and restaurants to connect and buy fresh and direct. It’s called “Harvest Hub Yolo,” and you can find it at www.harvesthubyolo.org. […]