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Sacramento Mayor Calls For Increase In Sales Tax To Pay For Jobs Training, Affordable Housing, Neighborhood Equality

June 7, 2018 | Bob Moffitt

The city’s Measure U sales tax is scheduled to be up for renewal in November. Mayor Darrell Steinberg wants to increase the half-cent sales tax to a full penny to pay for a variety of programs to benefit overlooked neighborhoods.


California Senate Passes Bill That Would Boost Stormwater Capture Projects

April 27, 2017 | Amy Quinton

The California State Senate has passed a bill that would make it easier for cities to finance and build projects to capture stormwater.

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California Tax Collections Proved Better Than Expected In March

April 10, 2017 | Daniel Potter

California tax collections proved better than expected in March, but the state Controller is counseling caution.

Insight With Beth Ruyak

Sacramento’s Measure Y: Necessary To Better Serve Our Children Or Fiscally Foolish

May 31, 2016

Measure Y would set aside money for youth services by taxing marijuana cultivators. Some people see it as a necessary way to meet the needs of Sacramento’s youth - others see it as irresponsibly fiscal policy.

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