Dec 282014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Attend a free city workshop about shade trees, and qualify for up to two free trees per year for the life of the program (depending on availability). The City of West Sacramento is giving from a stock of trees including Gingko biloba, bur oak, golden rain tree, Zelkova serrata, emerald sunshine [...]

Dec 272014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 24, 2014 – Local police have announced that they will set up a DUI checkpoint at an undisclosed location in the city, from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m. beginning tonight — Sat., Dec. 27. The checkpoints – funded through the state Office of Traffic Safety – are mentioned to catch drunk driver [...]

Dec 272014
 
West Sac on the hydrogen highway

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 17, 2014 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent While the U.S. is talking about zero emission vehicles, West Sacramento has become a leader of the pack. On Thursday, Dec. 10, West Sac’s previously off-the-beaten path Industrial Drive welcomed the first hydrogen  fueling station in northern California. The station, operated by Ramos [...]

Dec 262014
 
Teen Center hosts party, gives presents

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 24, 2014 – Courtesy of Collings Teen Center Seventy employees from Agrium and Clark Pacific (two West Sacramento companies) and the Collings Teen Center at 1541 Merkley Avenue hosted a Christmas meal for 130 local kids and their parents on Dec. 13 at the center. Visitors received a turkey dinner, games, activities [...]

Dec 242014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Both Christmas (Dec. 25) and New Year’s Day (Jan. 1) will result in changes to West Sacramento’s garbage and recycling pickup day. Both weeks, regular Thursday service will move to Friday and regular Friday service moves to Saturday. City hall and the community center will close Dec. 24 through Jan. 4. [...]