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Downtown Plaza

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Big Tear Down At Downtown Plaza Begins

Crews have been working inside the Downtown Plaza the past few weeks, prepping it for demolition.

08/13/2014

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Pedestrians, Cyclists Clash Over Sidewalk Closure Outside Downtown Plaza Demolition

A CBS13 photographer noticed walkers ignoring detour signs and using the bike lane instead. If a cyclist were to meet a pedestrian on the three-foot-wide path, someone is being forced into traffic.

08/12/2014

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Sacramento Group In Portland Make MLS Dreams A Stronger Reality

Mayor Kevin Johnson and representatives from the USL Pro’s Sacramento Republic FC met with MLS officials in Portland during the league’s all-star weekend events.

08/06/2014

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Sacramento Republic Pitching MLS Aspirations At All-Star Weekend In Portland

MLS Commissioner Don Garber will tour Sacramento soon to see possible stadium sites. The Republic have discussed three possibilities: The Sacramento railyards, the West Sacramento bridge district and the Downtown Plaza.

KHTK Sports 1140–08/05/2014

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How To Get Around Downtown Sacramento During Arena Construction

The city is promising the impact to the traveling public will be minimal during the demolition of Downtown Plaza to make room for a new Sacramento Kings arena. But drivers and pedestrians that CBS13 spoke to say they’re still worried.

08/01/2014

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Court Ruling Clears Way For Sacramento Kings Arena Construction To Begin

Demolition of the current Downtown Plaza has been on hold until the judgment, but that is likely to begin next week. The team’s plan called for the process to begin by the end of this month, and a spokesman said they will give 24-48 hours notice before it starts.

07/25/2014

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Sacramento Businesses Prepare For Chaos Of Downtown Sacramento Kings Arena Construction

It’s the calm before the storm for Downtown Sacramento business owners like Cervantes that are in the bullseye of a planned Sacramento Kings arena.

07/23/2014

Kngs construction

Does Sacramento Have Enough Qualified Workers For Downtown Arena Project?

Construction on the arena is supposed to create thousands of jobs, with more than half of those new jobs expected to go to people living in Sacramento.

05/19/2014

Macy's

Downtown Plaza Fight: City Can Take Over Old Macy’s Building, Judge Rules

The City of Sacramento is now clear take over the final piece of the property in the path of a new Sacramento Kings arena.

03/20/2014

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Judge Delays Final Decision Giving Sacramento Downtown Plaza Land

The demolition of Downtown Plaza is so close, even 90-year-old non-basketball fan Bill Grant is starting to pay attention to it.

03/19/2014

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Downtown Plaza Fight: Judge Holds Off On Final Ruling

The City of Sacramento is edging closer and closer to acquiring the last piece of the puzzle it needs to build the Kings’ new downtown arena.

03/19/2014

Macy's

Change Of Venue Requested in Sacramento Kings Arena Eminent Domain Case

Concerned they would be seen as nothing but outsiders, the owners of the Macy’s Men’s store building in Downtown Plaza have requested the move to Alameda County.

02/11/2014

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