City officials approved a ballot measure that would renew ‘Measure U’ for the fall election. It would double the existing half-cent tax, make it permanent, and generate an estimated $100 million in annual revenue.
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July 24, 2018 | Nick Miller
Sacramento City Council has pulled a contentious agenda item that would’ve allowed officials to ban individuals from public meetings due to repeated disruptions or threats.
July 25, 2017 | Bob Moffitt
New laws would prohibit people from begging people on the street for money at gas stations or ATMs, or from motorists from the median of roadways or within 200 feet of intersections. Critics call the proposal unconstitutional.
May 10, 2017 | Rich Ibarra
The city council voted last Tuesday to establish a $50,000 fund to guarantee landlords won't get hit with lost rent or repair costs.
May 5, 2017
The Sacramento City Council Wednesday voted unanimously to create a $300,000 fund to pay for legal services for undocumented immigrants and their families.
May 2, 2017 | Bob Moffitt
The Sacramento City Council will vote Thursday whether to approve $300,000 to provide legal services for undocumented immigrants and their families.
April 17, 2017 | Bob Moffitt
Higher rents. Fewer places to live. That's the rental market in Sacramento these days. The Sacramento City Council is hosting the first in a series of workshops to find solutions.
January 11, 2017 | Bob Moffitt
The Sacramento City Council has ordered city staff to create a plan to provide bathroom access for the homeless.