West Sacramento's Farmers Market, Thursday, May 28, 4:30 p.m. to Dusk
May 27, 2015
The West Sacramento Farmers Market is happening on West Capitol Avenue, each Thursday through the summer. The hours are 4:30 p.m. to dusk. Shop for fresh, shop healthy! The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce says this Thursday is the market's first DigIn! Dinner of the new season, 5:30-7:45 p.m., featuring Chef Chris Jarosz of the Broderick Roadhouse. Guest host is Congresswoman Doris Matisui. Seating is limited to 100 guests--contact the Chamber for tickets, (916) 371-7042!

Disney/KaBOOM! Playground "Build Day" in Bryte Park
May 26, 2015Congratulations West Sacramento! All 400 volunteer slots to help construct the new Disney/KaBOOM! playground in Bryte Park have been filled. "Build Day" is this Sunday, May 31. A kick-off ceremony is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. with playground completion in the early afternoon. A "Tom Sawyer" theme was selected by the project team featuring a rock climbing wall, several slides, swings, and even a zip line.

West Sacramento Rolls Out Stage 3 Water Savings Plan
May 24, 2015Stage 3 water restrictions have been announced to help the City reach the mandatory 28% water use reduction required by the State Water Board. As the drought continues, this means increased water restrictions for residents, businesses and City of West Sacramento government operations. Under the new rules, which went into effect May 15, the watering of lawns and ornamental plants are restricted to one day a week.

Mayor Cabaldon's State of the City Address, May 2015
May 14, 2015
During his annual State of the CIty address, May 5, West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon discussed a series of innovative partnerships that are paving the way for continued progress in the city. Watch the video of Mayor Cabaldon's address. . .


West Sacramento's Sycamore Trail Opens a Bike-Friendly Pedestrian Path
May 1, 2015
A new public trail has opened in West Sacramento--the Sycamore Trail--a half-mile pathway from the Westfield Playfield, north of Michigan Avenue, south to West Capitol Avenue. Families, pedestrians and bicyclists will enjoy using the paved trail, which also features benches and picnic tables.


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April 30, 2015
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John Heilmann Named New West Sacramento Fire Chief
March 30, 2015John Heilmann, Deputy Fire Chief of the Operations Division at UC Davis and the City of Davis Fire Departments has been appointed City of West Sacramento's next fire chief.

South River Road East of Mike McGowan Bridge Reopens
March 28, 2015After a closure of four years, South River Road east of the Mike McGowan Bridge has reopened to vehicle traffic. To reach the new segment of South River Road, go east on Locks Drive off Jefferson Boulevard. Continue east past the entrance to the Mike McGowan Bridge, where Locks Drive becomes South River Road.