Volunteers Needed May 31 for Disney/KaBOOM! Playground "Build Day" in Bryte Park
April 27, 2015
A "Tom Sawyer"- theme has been selected by the West Sacramento project design team for a new playground at Bryte Park. It features several slides, swings, and even a zip line, each suitable for children 2-12 years old. The community "Built Day" is scheduled for Sunday, May 31, when 400 volunteers will pitch in to construct the playground in just one day.
Families, service groups and community organizations are needed as volunteers. You must be 18 or older. Sign up at: http://bit.ly/1GRtZ4m .

Water Conservation Free Workshop April 29 at the Community Center
April 26, 2015
The Environmental Services Division, in partnership with the Parks Department's Tree Program and Yolo County Resource Conservation District, is hosting water conservation workshops in April. The final free workshop is Wednesday, April 29, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. at the West Sacramento Community Center, 1075 West Capitol Ave., West Sacramento 95691. Subject: "Converting Your Lawn." For more information, contact the City of West Sacramento, (916) 617-4590.

West Sacramento's Sycamore Trail Opens a Bike-Friendly Pedestrian Path
April 25, 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.


Stay Informed . . . Keep Connected
April 25, 2015
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California Mandates Water Use Reduction by 25 Percent
April 8, 2015
For the first time in state history, the Governor has directed the Water Resources Control Board to implement mandatory water reductions in cities and towns across California by 25 percent.

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.