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Sacramento Hashtag Project

Sacramento Hashtag Project

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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

Important McKinley Village Sacramento Updates

Important McKinley Village Sacramento Updates

Council member Steve Cohn announced that he will host a McKinley Village Community Forum on Monday, February 3, 2014, 5:30pm-7:30pm. It will take place at Clunie Community Center, 601 Alhambra Boulevard in the Grand Hall... Read More

13 Sacramento Restaurants Opening in 2014

13 Sacramento Restaurants Opening in 2014

Too many restaurants closed last year. But every restaurant that closes opens the door for another restaurant. Here are 13 Sacramento restaurants that are opening in 2014. 1. Block Butcher Bar I visited sister restaurant LowBrau and talked to Mike..... Read More

East Sacramento Friends—Seeking Layperson Comments on the McKinley Village Project!!!

East Sacramento Friends—Seeking Layperson Comments on the McKinley Village Project!!!

Dear East Sacramento Friends: The city extended the comment deadline on the Draft Environmental Impact Report to January 10, 2014. We still have time to comment. Remember, you can comment on any aspect of this project. If you can write a formal letter with supporting technical, city or legal documents this would be great. However, as a neighbor you can write about your concerns. You can use anecdotal accounts and experience to explain your position... Read More

East Sacramento — There are 15 Days Left to Comment on the McKinley Village Development DEIR

East Sacramento — There are 15 Days Left to Comment on the McKinley Village Development DEIR

Here is a reprint from ESP that offers good advice.

Our friends at Neighbors United for Smart Growth developed this excellent information article. There’s great information in here about responding to the McKinley Village Draft Environmental Report.

NEXT STEPS FOR MCKINLEY VILLAGE DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT

What to look for in the report and how to determine a response

The City of Sacramento as the lead agency for complying with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) has issued a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the McKinley Village project. The City has issued this DEIR with a 45-day comment period from Nov. 12 and ending Dec. 27, 2013. The City will not be  holding a public hearing to accept comments... Read More

Breaking News—Cohn Announces Tentative McKinley Village Town Hall

Breaking News—Cohn Announces Tentative McKinley Village Town Hall

Council member Steve Cohn announced that he has a tentative date for his McKinley Village Town Hall Meeting... Read More

Breaking News—Cohn Announces Tentative McKinley Village Town Hall

Breaking News—Cohn Announces Tentative McKinley Village Town Hall

Council member Steve Cohn announced that he has a tentative date for his McKinley Village Town Hall Meeting. East Sacramento Preservation received the below information today:

Neighborhood Association Leaders,

Please place a “HOLD” on your calendars for Monday, February 3, 2014, 5:30pm-7:30pm for a McKinley Village Town Hall meeting hosted by Councilman Cohn at City Hall Council Chambers. Details to follow after the holidays... Read More