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Natomas Ready To Start Building As Drought Worries Hang Over Growth

While the drought is prompting some cities to require tougher water restrictions for construction on new homes, that’s not the case in Natomas. More than 1,000 new homes can be built in Natomas, an area that hasn’t seen any growth in years.

03/31/2015

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Natomas Building Moratorium Set To End On June 16; Building Permits Accepted April 1

An ordinance to allow construction to resume for the first time since 2008 was approved by the council. The city’s community development department will start accepting building permit applications on Wednesday.

03/31/2015

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Natomas Residents Hope End Of Building Moratorium Will Spark Responsible Planning

Concerns over flooding in the wake of Hurricane Katrina were felt thousands of miles away in Natomas. The Federal Emergency Management Agency raised standards for levees after the 2005 hurricane. This put previously OK levees classified as substandard, which halted construction in Natomas in 2008.

03/23/2015

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Natomas Residents May Get Share Of $1.7 Million Tree Refund

If approved by the Sacramento city Council at Tuesday’s meeting, many north Natomas homeowners will be getting cash back—$200 for corner lots, $100 for the others.

03/19/2015

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Shots Fired Near Natomas Candlelight Vigil Near Home Where Carjacking Suspect Died

Shots were fired during a candlelight vigil in Natomas on Wednesday, but nobody was hurt, according to the Sacramento Police Department.

03/19/2015

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Natomas Drum Corps Gives Students An Outlet For Life’s Problems

The beat goes on at Natomas High School, where the focus is clear, the moves are precise, and the sound both inside and outside the classroom is as solid as the foundation created by the man leading the way.

03/19/2015

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Carjacking Suspect Who Died During Natomas Standoff Identified

Sacramento Police say 22-year-old Roberto Leon died on Tuesday after officers surrounded a home he ran into after abandoning a stolen Ford Bronco.

03/18/2015

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Rio Linda Carjacking Suspect Found Dead In Natomas Home After Long Standoff

The officer-involved shooting happened in the area of Dry Creek and Elk Horn boulevards.

03/17/2015

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Californians Face Big Restrictions On Watering

It’s the last weekend of winter, but the start of even tougher talk on water statewide.

03/14/2015

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Hidden Falls Park’s Time In Spotlight Creates Parking Nightmare In Placer County

The parking lot has about three-dozen spaces, but last weekend the county says park workers had to turn away 350 cars. Many of those visitors are ending up parked in front of neighbor’s homes.

03/12/2015

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Natomas Ready To Start Building As Feds Expected To End 7-Year Moratorium

Concerns over flooding in the wake of Hurricane Katrina were felt thousands of miles away in Natomas. The Federal Emergency Management Agency raised standards for levees after the 2005 hurricane. This put previously OK levees classified as substandard, which halted construction in Natomas in 2008.

03/12/2015

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Sacramento Libraries Host Prom Dress Giveaways

Prom night can be expensive – especially for the ladies. But, the cost of prom isn’t keeping some local girls from missing out.

03/08/2015

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