Sacramento City Council Abruptly Adjourns Meeting During Homeless DiscussionHomeless advocates in the crowd were in the middle of offering comment when Vice Mayor Rick Jennings warned the crowd a second time about applauding following speakers.
Sacramento City Manager John Shirey Leaving Position In NovemberSacramento City Manager John Shirey will not seek a contract extension beyond this year.
Retired Sacramento City Councilman Wants To Return To City HallWaters is seeking appointment to the Sacramento City Planning and Design Commission, a board that has voted on several controversial issues in the past year including the proposed gas station in Curtis Park, and the Capitol Towers project.
First Chickens, Now Goats? Group Wants To Expand Sacramento's Backyard Animal RulesThe group behind the plan has laid out their proposal in front of the Sacramento City Council and says the goats are in line with the city’s sustainability initiatives.
2 Arrested As Sacramento City Council Approves Minimum Wage Increase To $12.50 By 2020The Sacramento City Council voted 6-3 on Tuesday to increase the city’s minimum wage to $12.50 by 2020 after a last-minute compromise.
Builders Group Worries Higher Sacramento Affordable Housing Fee Could Stop DevelopmentTuesday night the city council will consider placing a $2.58 fee per square foot on new construction for developers
Business Owners Worried About Sacramento Ditching Free Parking, Increasing RatesTo make it all happen, the city wants to increase meter rates by 40 percent from $1.25 to $1.75. Another idea, and perhaps the most controversial, scraps free parking after 6 p.m. and could get rid of free Sunday and holiday parking.
Sacramento Councilman Accused Of Harassment Says Public Should Be Concerned About Public OfficialsAllen Warren entered city hall facing questions on camera about a staffer's sexual harassment claim filed against him.
Sacramento Parents Ready To Rally Against Proposed After-School Program ClosuresA banner at Bancroft Elementary School encourages parents to enroll their kids in the after-school program known as 4th R. But under a proposed plan by the city, the activities and that program may never even happen.
Low Turnout Expected For Tuesday's Special Sacramento City Council ElectionBruce Pomer and Eric Guerra are trying to close their case for a powerful seat on the city council that could be determined by a small difference in votes.
Developers Flock To Natomas As Building Permits Are Accepted For First Time Since 2008Since 2008, lots have sat empty and devoid of development after the Federal Emergency Management Agency declared the levees weren’t cutting it when it came to new standards introduced following Hurricane Katrina.
Urban Farming Advocates Take Cause To Sacramento City CouncilCharles Mason of the Ubuntu Green nonprofit organization is on a mission to spring up more of backyard urban farms.