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    Sacramento Kings Planning For A Plan For Natomas

    Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    The Sacramento Kings and City of Sacramento told the Sacramento City Council last night there is no plan yet to develop the Sleep Train arena site once the Kings leave next fall.

  • Bob Moffitt / Capital Public Radio

    Meter Program Accelerated While Backyard Water Mains Wait

    Wednesday, February 25, 2015

    Tuesday night the Sacramento City Council approved a request to install about 51,000 meters by 2020. The City of Sacramento says speeding up the meter-installation program will bring more conservation and about 1,000 jobs to the city.

  • Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

    New Bill Would Again Make Possession Of Date Rape Drug A Felony

    Tuesday, February 24, 2015

    The possession of a date rape drug could once again be charged as a felony under a newly-introduced bill in the California Legislature. The measure would reverse a provision of Proposition 47, which voters approved last fall.

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    Plastic Bag Ban Headed To Ballot

    Tuesday, February 24, 2015

    Opponents of the California state-wide plastic bag ban have collected enough signatures to put the law to a test on the ballot. The announcement was made Tuesday.

  • Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

    California Lawmakers Will Examine Ways To Capture Stormwater

    Tuesday, February 24, 2015

    The California drought has state lawmakers looking for creative and affordable ways to increase the state’s water supply. A legislative hearing Wednesday will highlight ways that could make it easier to capture stormwater.