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112 Unlicensed Contractors Caught In Sting Across 7 California Cities

State officials say they have nabbed 112 unlicensed contractors as part of a sting targeting illegal home repairs in seven cities.

11/11/2014

OAKLAND, CA - MARCH 24: Members of the media view the demolition of the old eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge during a tour of the demolition site on March 24, 2014 in Oakland, California. The first phase of the demolition of the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge is well underway and workers are close to cutting and separating the cantilever section of the bridge at mid-span. Demolition of the entire eastern span is scheduled to be complete in spring of 2016. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Investigation Finds No Retaliation For Bay Bridge Whistleblowers

A California Highway Patrol investigation has found Caltrans did not retaliate against employees who raised concerns about construction defects on the new span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

10/03/2014

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Getting Answers Road Tour: Natomas

New construction, it’s something people in several Sacramento areas haven’t seen in years. But there’s light at the end of the tunnel for one neighborhood.

08/30/2014

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Habitat For Humanity 100th Home Dedication

Four Sacramento Habitat for Humanity families received the keys to their new homes on Saturday, January 25th, 2014. The dedication ceremony marks the completion of Sacramento Habitat for Humanity’s 100th home in Sacramento County as well as the completion of the 1st phase of Sacramento Habitat’s ambitious transit-oriented Indian Lane project which will feature 14 single-family LEED certified homes.

01/28/2014

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Body Of Excavator Operator Found After Fall From Barge On Decker Island

Divers have recovered the body of man who was inside an excavator when it fell off of a barge on the Sacramento River near Decker Island.

11/25/2013

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Dixon Residents Upset With Construction Scheduled Overnight For 3 Weekends

People who live in Dixon will hear construction noise in the middle of the night, and the city says that when the work must be done.

09/23/2013

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Work Begins On New Playground At McKinley Park

It’s been almost a year since the McKinley Park playground burned to the ground at the hands of an arsonist. But rebuilding begins today.

06/03/2013

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Specialty Contracting Jobs Increased 13% Year Over Year In Sacramento

Building and contracting sector jobs showed significant gains year over year in Sacramento.

05/13/2013

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Gov. Brown On Bay Bridge Concerns: ‘S*** Happens’

Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday that he believes the public still has confidence in the safety of the new San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge despite concerns about construction of the $6.4 billion span that is scheduled to open later this year.

05/07/2013

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Scholarships In Sacramento Making A Difference

Take advantage of scholarships offered to Sacramento students to forgo debilitating student loans.

03/04/2013

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Toll Agency OKs $5.6M For Bay Bridge Celebration

The Bay Area Toll Authority has agreed to spend $5.6 million to host a public celebration of the Labor Day opening of the Bay Bridge’s new eastern span.

02/14/2013

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Picture Bright For Job Seekers With MBAs In Sacramento

The Sacramento area is ripe with opportunity for professionals with business degrees.

02/11/2013

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