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Yolo supervisors challenge Benicia on crude oil train plans

Jul 15, 2014
Yolo supervisors challenge Benicia on crude oil train plans

In a letter to be sent this week, Yolo County officials accuse the city of Benicia of failing to adequately review the potential for oil spills and fires resulting from a plan by the Valero Refining Co. to run two daily trains carrying crude oil throug...

Folsom roads, bridges will close for Amgen Tour bike race

Apr 29, 2014

Some main streets in and near downtown Folsom, including the Rainbow Bridge and Folsom Lake Crossing, will be closed for most the day when the Amgen Tour of California comes to that city May 12.

Highway 50 to close completely in El Dorado Hills early Sunday morning for blasting operations

Apr 29, 2014

El Dorado County officials will close a mile of Highway 50 during the next three Sundays while crews blast rock at the Silva Valley Parkway interchange project.

State backs off plans for trains through South Land Park

Apr 11, 2014
State backs off plans for trains through South Land Park

State parks officials say they are backing off controversial plans to run tourist trains through South Land Park and on down to Hood, but say they remain very interested in extending the existing Old Sacramento excursion train to the Sacramento Zoo.

The wrecking ball looms: Saving Sacramento’s Downtown Plaza art

Apr 7, 2014
The wrecking ball looms: Saving Sacramento’s Downtown Plaza art

For years, Downtown Plaza shoppers have strolled past works from noted local artists. When the mall gets knocked down for an arena, where will the art go?


This ceramic harlequin is one of a pair of sculptures in Yoshio Taylor’s “Spherical Discourse,” which is at the east entrance of Downtown...

El Dorado County voters may decide latest growth fight

Mar 19, 2014

In El Dorado County, where growth wars have raged for decades, voters may face two or more dueling measures on the November ballot.

March projected to be rainy, but no miracles expected

Mar 3, 2014

Sacramento should get slightly more than an inch of rain this week, with the first set of warmish showers expected to visit sometime today and lasting through Tuesday morning.

Nevada County’s Bridgeport covered bridge awaits repairs

Jan 19, 2014
Nevada County’s Bridgeport covered bridge awaits repairs

In announcing his state budget, Gov. Brown allocated $40 million to the Department of Parks and Recreation to help it whittle away at what parks officials say is a $1 billion-plus list of deferred maintenance projects at its 280 parks and recreation sites. Will some of it be used to save Nevada County’s famous...

Slow-growth ballot measure launched in El Dorado County

Jan 15, 2014
Slow-growth ballot measure launched in El Dorado County

An El Dorado County group launched a drive Tuesday to qualify a November ballot initiative to slow county growth. Traffic backs up on Highway 50 near Latrobe Road in El Dorado Hills, and growing congestion along that key artery is a reason a slow-...

Locomotive excursion trains to launch this month in Folsom

Sep 16, 2013
Locomotive excursion trains to launch this month in Folsom

Sacramento area train aficionados will launch new locomotive excursion rides in eastern Sacramento County.

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