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East Sac Project Coming Before Planning Commission

East Sac Project Coming Before Planning Commission

A Community Process

The below information is from the Sutter Park Website.

Transitioning a neighborhood of such history, identity and character is both a great challenge and a great responsibility. To prepare, the team at Sutter and StoneBridge Properties hit the books—and the streets... Read More

New Community Radio Station for Sacramento Lets You-Be-You

New Community Radio Station for Sacramento Lets You-Be-You

Access Sacramento writes a new chapter in local radio history with the issuance of the call sign KUBU-LP for its new 100-watt FM non-profit community radio station planned for midtown Sacramento.

“We’re excited about providing even more opportunities for people to express themselves, and for all the different voices in the community to be heard,” said JoAnn Fuller, Access Sacramento’s chair of the Board of Directors.

McKinley Village Sacramento: Questions with Truthful Answers

McKinley Village Sacramento: Questions with Truthful Answers

What will McKinley Village be like?

If it is built, it will be a car-centric replica of suburbia squeezed between a railroad and a freeway. It will consist of large houses on streets with virtually no retail, no transit or shuttle service to bus lines, and will daily funnel thousands of cars into East Sacramento.

What is its size and what kind of homes will there be?

If built, it will occupy 49 acres with 328 single-family detached houses. The plan ranges from 1,300 square feet houses with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths to 3,100 square feet houses with 5 bedrooms and 4 baths. Plainly, the plans create a heavily populated project.

What will be the traffic impact on East Sacramento?... Read More

East Sacramento Preservation Meets With Council Member Cohn to Discuss McKinley Village Sacramento

East Sacramento Preservation Meets With Council Member Cohn to Discuss McKinley Village Sacramento

Below is ESP’s thank you letter to Council Member Cohn for today’s meeting. The board and our officers sat down with Steve Cohn to discuss McKinley Village.

Dear Council Member Cohn:

Thank you for meeting today with the officers and the board of East Sacramento Preservation on the topic of McKinley Village. We appreciate your time and attention to your constituents.

Here again are our discussion points.

1. We are opposed to the project as proposed... Read More

Sacramento Hashtag Project

Sacramento Hashtag Project

Want a sticker? Donate to their Kickstarter campaign! (click the picture to be redirected)

By Laura Braden

Love the diversity of Sacramento’s charming neighborhoods? Are you a social media maven? Then you need to support the Sacramento Hashtag Project (Facebook, Twitter).

Sponsored by Public Innovation, Code for Sacramento, Social Media Club Sacramento and The Urban Hive, the SHP uses hyper-local hashtags – #midtownSac #OakPark #MansionFlats etc – to help small businesses, residents and visitors connect and discover more about Sacramento’s neighborhoods... Read More