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arena project cleared

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

arena construction

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

plaza

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

Credit: CBS13

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

New land swap deal

Watchdog: Sacramento May Leave Money On Table With Kings Land Swap

Craig Powell with Eye on Sacramento warns the city isn’t spending money on appraisers to ensure taxpayers are getting their money’s worth.

12/18/2013

Kings renderings

New Sacramento Kings Arena Details Emerge From Planning Commission

The new slides show the arena sitting on a plaza that is 17 feet above street level with glass windows at ground level.

12/12/2013

Mayor Kevin Johnson

Sacramento Mayor Calls New Kings Book Claims Of Hatred For Team ‘Absurd’

On Monday, Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson finally addressed claims in a new book that says he hates the Kings.

09/23/2013

Vagrant Kings

New Kings Book Claims Sacramento Mayor Hates The NBA Team

A shocking tell-all book was just released, detailing the struggle to keep the Sacramento kings from leaving town.

09/22/2013

Vagrant Kings

‘Kevin Johnson Hates The Kings': Writer Says Mayor is just NBA Commissioner’s ‘Loyal Soldier’

In Vagrant Kings, Graswich covers the Kings drama-filled legacy. It all unfolded with the one-time Sacramento Bee columnist and CBS13 commentator in a front-row seat.

09/20/2013

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