2017 Summer Night Lights Dates Announced
June 19, 2017
The Police Department will host its second annual Summer Night Lights program, a block party designed as a safe gathering place for the community. The event provides a free evening of food, entertainment and activities that will run from 6-9 p.m. each Saturday in July.

Prepare for the Weather and Beat the Heat
June 16, 2017
Temperatures are expected to rise over 100 degrees during the next several days. The City of West Sacramento's Emergency Services Division is warning everyone to take precautions. Drink plenty of water and If you need shelter, please visit one of West Sacramento’s cooling centers.

Connect Card Unites Region's Public Transit
June 15, 2017
Public transit users have a new, convenient way to pay for their travels. The Connect Card is a reusable smart card that allows riders to load cash value or transit passes across nine different transit systems in the region, including YoloBus.

Southport Levee Improvement Project Update & South River Road Closure Map
June 6, 2017
Portions of South River Road in West Sacramento are now permanently closed due construction of the Southport Levee Improvement Project. Earthwork is underway and is expected to continue into the fall 2017. Traffic will be impacted due to road closures.

Bike Share Comes to West Sacramento
May 26, 2017
The Tower Bridge Bike Share program is under way in West Sacramento and Sacramento providing a convenient and economical way for commuting, running errands, visiting friends or just for fun! 50 bikes are currently available in West Sacramento. A full regional system of 900 bikes is expected in the Fall of 2017.

West Sacramento Cyclocross Grand Prix Designated as Official International Bike Race
May 24, 2017
The West Sacramento Cyclocross Grand Prix will hold its fourth annual race on River Walk Park on September 30 and October 1, 2017. The race has risen to one of the top cyclocross races and has been honored with two official designations: the newest U.S. international bike race with a Union Cycliste Internationale designation and as a USA Cycling Pro Cyclocross race.

Grand Opening of West Gateway Place
May 19, 2017
The City of West Sacramento celebrated the grand opening of West Gateway Place on Friday, May 19th. Located in the Bridge District northwest of Raley Field along Tower Bridge Gateway, West Gateway Place is one of the first workforce housing developments in California to receive the state's cap-and-trade funding.

Shell Sells Riverside Tank Facility to Port of West Sacramento
May 8, 2017
The Port of West Sacramento and Equilon Enterprises D/B/A Shell Oil Products US have reached an agreement on the disposition of Shell's petroleum tank farm facility in Pioneer Bluff. The deal outlines a creative public-private transaction which will allow Shell to phase out operations at the facility within the next 4 years, by March, 2021.


Golden Bear Visits Port of West Sacramento
April 25, 2017
The California Maritime Academy training ship Golden Bear stopped at the Port of West Sacramento this week on the first leg of a 60 day cruise with a crew of 300 cadets from the Vallejo based CSU campus.

Parks Turf Transformation Saves Water
February 28, 2017
More than 1 million gallons of water a year is being saved through a City Parks program which converts grass turf into drought friendly landscaping.