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State’s bag ban may face public vote

State’s bag ban may face public vote

California voters may get the chance to voice their opinion on the state’s new ban of single-use plastic bags. The American Progressive Bag Alliance claims to have delivered more than 800,000 signatures to the state to qualify its referendum, overturning the ban, for a vote... Read More

City Council Selects Ledesma as Mayor Pro Tem

City Council Selects Ledesma as Mayor Pro Tem

The West Sacramento City Council has selected Chris Ledesma as Mayor Pro Tem. The Mayor Pro Tem serves in the absence of the Mayor when the Mayor is not available for City Council meetings or City events. The Mayor Pro Tem serves a term of one year... Read More

Holiday Season Closure and Holiday Refuse Schedule

Holiday Season Closure and Holiday Refuse Schedule

The West Sacramento City Hall and the Community Center, including Learning Ladder Preschool, will be closed for the holiday season, Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014 thru Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015.

City services of the Police and Fire Departments will continue without interruption.

Both the City Hall and Community Center will reopen on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015. If you have any questions during the closure, please call (916) 617-4500... Read More

Candidates Forum Repeated on Channel 20

Candidates Forum Repeated on Channel 20

The Oct. 6 Candidates Forum is being replayed on Channel 20 daily at 9 a.m. and 9 p.m., prior to the Nov. 4 election... Read More

Register to Vote

Register to Vote

October 20, 2014 is the last day to register to vote in the November 4, 2014 election!

Are you going to be able to participate?

Registering to vote is as simple as calling Yolo Elections at (916) 375-6490; visiting www.yoloelections.org; or picking up a voter registration card at the library, post office, or at the City Clerk’s Office on the third floor of City Hall... Read More

Candidate Filing Period Opens

Candidate Filing Period Opens

The filing period for City Council and Mayor candidates opens on Monday, July 14 and will close on Friday, August 8. The election will be held on November 4, 2014. Interested individuals may visit the City Clerk’s office any time during normal business hours to pick up the necessary documents. Appointments are encouraged, but not required... Read More

District Attorney Reisig Awarded Calvin Handy Leadership Award

District Attorney Reisig Awarded Calvin Handy Leadership Award

The University of California, Davis has honored Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig with the 2014 Calvin E. Handy Leadership Award.

In 2005, in an effort to honor Chief Emeritus Calvin E. Handy’s service to the UC Davis community as chief of the UC Davis Police Department from 1993 until 2005, and to continue his legacy of public service leadership, members of the campus community developed the Calvin E. Handy Leadership Award.  The purpose of the award is to recognize an individual community member, a group or organization that, through leadership actions, has made significant contributions in promoting leadership through diversity.