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Photos of the West Sac Southport Elementary School World Peace Rose Garden

Photos of the West Sac Southport Elementary School World Peace Rose Garden

Here are some cool photos from the Southport Elementary School World Peace Rose Garden in West Sacramento.

Do you think this could this be the one of the most COLORFUL school gardens in America? Possibly!

West Sacramento receives $2.4 Million grant for job creation

West Sacramento receives $2.4 Million grant for job creation

The State of California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has awarded the City of West Sacramento $2,488,625 in federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding to provide public infrastructure in support of a new metals recycling facility proposed for the Port of West Sacramento.  Mayor Christopher Cabaldon applauds the grant and explains its significance to the community, “the project represents a $25 million private investment that will provide employment for local contractors and vendors during the construction period and, when operational, will provide jobs for 65 local residents in administrative, operating and maintenance positions.”  Grant funds will be used to construct a new Port entrance and intersection on Harbor Boulevard, in addition to a road for access to the facility.

“The Port of West Sacramento is quickly becoming one of the west coast’s most environmentally responsible ports” notes Congressman Mike Thompson.  “It

Fireworks ordinance ammendment and enforcement

Fireworks ordinance ammendment and enforcement

The 4th of July is just around the corner.  The West Sacramento Police Department and the West Sacramento Fire Department would like to take this opportunity to inform the public of the recent changes in the City of West Sacramento’s Fireworks Ordinance.  The West Sacramento City Council repealed and reenacted City Ordinance 8.12 which regulates the possession, sale, use, display and discharge of Safe and Sane Fireworks in the City of West Sacramento during a specified time period.