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Measure U — Essential Protection Measure
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Measure U — Essential Protection Measure

Measure U – City of Sacramento “To restore and protect essential public safety services, including 9-1-1 response, police officers, gang/youth violence prevention, fire protection/emergency medical response, and other essential services including park maintenance, youth/senior services, and...

DISTRICT 3 NEIGHBORHOOD & BUSINESS ASSOCIATION UPDATES
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DISTRICT 3 NEIGHBORHOOD & BUSINESS ASSOCIATION UPDATES

Alkali & Mansion Flats Historic Neighborhood Association. Meetings are generally held on the Second Thursday of each month, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club, 1117 G Street. For more details contact Luis Sumpter at luis@luissumpter.com Ben Ali Neighborhood Association –...

Mercy General Hospital Construction Update
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Mercy General Hospital Construction Update

Construction is progressing on the Alex G. Spanos Heart & Vascular Center at Mercy General Hospital. To celebrate completion of structural steel, Mercy General hosted a topping off event on February 17, 2011, during which the last piece of steel was put in place. The Request for Proposal (RFP)...

2011 Water Conservation Workshops
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2011 Water Conservation Workshops

Water Conservation can help you save water and money! Learn how to find ways to save water and money in and around your home at the City of Sacramento’s Water Conservation Workshop! Get FREE water conservation tips and tools, discuss how much water your landscape needs to be healthy, learn about...

Glenn Hall Park Volunteer Work Day – April 2nd
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Glenn Hall Park Volunteer Work Day – April 2nd

The next volunteer work day at Glenn Hall Park will take place on Saturday, April 2, 2011. Work will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will be completed by noon. River Park resident Jeff Harris hopes to organize work days four to five times a year as needed for the next few years. To get on the distribution...

McKinley Park Work Day – March 12th
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McKinley Park Work Day – March 12th

The next volunteer work day at McKinley Park will take place on Saturday, March 12th from 9:00 a.m. to noon. The group will be working in the playground. This will include spreading new chips and evening out existing chips, sweeping the sand and chips from the toys and sanding the model of the...

Sacramento Fire Department Awarded $5.6 Million Grant
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Sacramento Fire Department Awarded $5.6 Million Grant

Through the Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant Program, the Sacramento Fire Department was awarded $5,606,864 to hire 27 firefighters and restore two fire companies. The Sacramento Metropolitan Fire District was awarded $5,470,824 to hire 24 firefighters. The SAFER...

Redistricting Update
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Redistricting Update

The City Council revises Council district boundaries every ten years following the U.S. Census. Districts must be as equal in population as is practicable. The 2010 Census data will be released on or about April 1, 2011, Council must complete the redistricting process within six months of the...

Kings/Arena Update
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Kings/Arena Update

As anyone knows who either lives in Sacramento or follows our media, the Kings have asked the NBA for a six-week time extension of the March 1 deadline to file a request to move the Kings to Anaheim. As Mayor Johnson said, “this means one thing: They are trying to cut a deal to leave. They...

”OLD SOUL” ALLEY PROJECT RECEIVES MAJOR BOOST
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”OLD SOUL” ALLEY PROJECT RECEIVES MAJOR BOOST

On Tuesday, December 15, 2009, the Sacramento City Council authorized the use of $100,000 in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for infrastructure improvements for a “Pedestrian First” pilot alley project between Capitol Avenue and L Street from 17th to 18th Streets. Many...

October 2009
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October 2009

 INCLUDED IN THIS E-NEWSLETTER: • Burr’s Fountain Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary – Today • Charter Review Committee Town Hall Meetings • My Views on Reforming the City Charter • McKinley Rose Garden Master Plan Update • SHPS/ Mercy Construction Update...

Councilman Steve Cohn’s Monthly E-newsletter
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Councilman Steve Cohn’s Monthly E-newsletter

INCLUDED IN THIS E-NEWSLETTER: • Alley Activation Introduced to Council • Central City Alley Naming Standards Adopted by Council • Park Restrooms Reopened • District 3 Residents Come Together to Raise Funds to Keep Pools Open for Recreational Swim • Friends of McKinley Park...

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