Elk Grove

Elk Grove News
Elk Grove Pitches STA’s Measure B Sales Tax Increase via Taxpayer Paid Political Mailer

-
Sep 30, 2016
Elk Grove Pitches STA’s Measure B Sales Tax Increase via Taxpayer Paid Political Mailer



September 30, 2016 | 

In the last few days, Elk Grove residents received an of out-of-the-ordinary campaign mailer in their mailboxes. 

What made this political mailer unusual was the source of the literature - the City of Elk Grove. The four-page glossy mailer was sent as an implied endorsement of the...

Elk Grove News
Chew’s Reviews – Deep Water Horizon

-
Sep 29, 2016
Chew’s Reviews – Deep Water Horizon


By Gary Chew | September 30, 2016 |

Based on a true story” is a common preface to motion pictures. It's your cue to assume that license has likely been taken with the narrative even though what you're about to see, to some degree, is what real people have experienced...

Tags:

Elk Grove News
Bus Route, Traffic Delays Expected For Friday’s Franklin High’s Homecoming Parades

-
Sep 29, 2016
Bus Route, Traffic Delays Expected For Friday’s Franklin High’s Homecoming Parades

September 29, 2016 |

As part of their Homecoming weekend festivities, Franklin High School in Elk Grove will hold a parade tomorrow afternoon.

The City of Elk Grove has issued a traffic advisory and eTran bus route delay notices. 

Whitelock Parkway (between Franklin High Road and Franklin High Road/Bellaterra) and Franklin High...

Elk Grove News
Challenger Kostyuk Outpaces Incumbent Forcina In Elk Grove School Board Race

-
Sep 29, 2016
Challenger Kostyuk Outpaces Incumbent Forcina In Elk Grove School Board Race


September 29, 2016 |

In a bit of a role reversal, a challenger has outpaced an incumbent in fundraising for an Elk Grove area race.

The challenger, in this case, is Nikita Kostyuk (pictured above) who is taking on incumbent Carmine Forcina for the Area 7 seat on the Elk Grove Unified School...

Elk Grove News
Elk Grove, Wilton Rancheria Reach Agreement on MOU Financial Terms For Proposed Casino

-
Sep 28, 2016
Elk Grove, Wilton Rancheria Reach Agreement on MOU Financial Terms For Proposed Casino

September 28, 2016 | 

By a unanimous vote, tonight the Elk Grove City Council approved a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Wilton Rancheria that helps pave the way for the proposed $400-million casino resort. The casino is proposed for a 35-acre parcel that is currently home to the unfinished...

Elk Grove News
Cooper’s Bill on By-District Municipal Elections Signed Into Law

-
Sep 28, 2016
Cooper’s Bill on By-District Municipal Elections Signed Into Law



September 28, 2016 |

A bill sponsored by Assemblymember Jim Cooper (D - Elk Grove) that gives California city's more flexibility in how council member are elected was signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown today.

Assembly Bill 2220 would allow a city with a population over 100,000 that elect its city council members at-large to...

Elk Grove News
Detrick Kicks-off Campaign For Third Elk Grove City Council Term

-
Sep 28, 2016
Detrick Kicks-off Campaign For Third Elk Grove City Council Term



September 28, 2016 |

With exactly six weeks until election day, Elk Grove City Councilman Steve Detrick kicked-off his campaign for a third term representing the City's Third District. This year Detrick faces two challengers, unlike 2012 where he ran unopposed. 

Held at the Falls Event Center in Elk Grove, close...

Elk Grove News
Stand Up For California to BIA – Proposed Elk Grove Casino Site Encumbered, Community Not Properly Notified

-
Sep 28, 2016
Stand Up For California to BIA – Proposed Elk Grove Casino Site Encumbered, Community Not Properly Notified



September 28, 2016 |  

In a detailed 14-page letter to the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Stand Up For California, a statewide organization focused on gaming issues, has said the Wilton Rancheria's proposed casino cannot be put into trust which is required for the development to proceed in...

Elk Grove News
Dontdoublethetax.org, No On Measure B Signs Pop-up in Rural Elk Grove

-
Sep 27, 2016
Dontdoublethetax.org, No On Measure B Signs Pop-up in Rural Elk Grove



September 27, 2016 |

With the November elections six weeks away, political signs are popping up all over the country for candidates and any number of measures. In Elk Grove, there are several signs being installed for local candidates and some in the City's rural area about a major tax...

Elk Grove News
Opinion: No on EGUSD’s Measure M – We Can Do Better

-
Sep 27, 2016
Opinion: No on EGUSD’s Measure M – We Can Do Better



By Nikita KostyukSeptember 27, 2016 |

We’ve received another opportunity to talk about Elk Grove Unified School District's Measure M and we welcome the chance to discuss this issue further. We’d like to highlight a couple different aspects of this bond, specifically its development and the lack of any real teeth in...

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook

Categories

  • Hot Topics (2)
  • Shopping (1052)
  • Top Stories (3614)