Jul 092014
West Sac voters will face $49.8 million school bond in November

Local school district doesn’t plan to build any news schools, but does hope to pay for some repairs and upgrades at West Sacramento campuses — NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 2, 2014 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento voters will be asked to approve a $49.8 million school bond on the November 4 general election […]

Jun 182014

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – JUNE 18, 2014 –   The Fix50 freeway rehabilitation project is ahead of schedule, reports Caltrans.  Closed lanes will reopen during the night tonight. The following comes from Dennis Keaton of Caltrans:   Westbound Phase 2, which began June 6 to resurface the outside lanes of Highway 50 between 24th and 18th Streets […]

Sep 162012

  Two views on the roadwork in the Westmore Oaks neighborhood of West Sacramento (the News-Ledger’s article on the project can be seen here.) ‘Thanks for roadwork’ (from the ‘Letters to the Editor’ in the News-Ledger, Sept. 5) We live in the Westmore Oaks area of West Sacramento. Many of our sidewalks and gutters are […]

Jul 032012
Getting ready for the river: two levee improvement projects done

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 27, 2012 — By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor It was a calm, sunny day on Tuesday.   The risk of a flood disaster was probably not high on the list of anxieties in the minds of most West Sacramentans that day, as regional leaders gathered to celebrate $27 million in levee improvement. […]