Category: District 1 News

BIG Day of Giving Deadline Extended

BIG Day of Giving Deadline Extended

Due to technical issues in the vendor's donation website that impacted approximately 200 communities across the country, the BIG Day of Giving deadline to donate has been extended to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4 . You can ...

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). This year’s campaign focuses on ways those individuals, communities, and the private sector can help prevent sexual violence. Nearly one in five women and one in 71 men are ...

County supervisors will consider a reusable bag ordinance on March 22, 2016

plastic bag in treeUpdate:  The Board of Supervisors will consider a reusable bag ordinance on March 22. Please write your Supervisor and let them know you don't want hundreds of thousands of your taxpayer dollars used every year to clean-up derelict single-use plastic bags from our American River Parkway, from school playgrounds, in suburban streets or from our waterways.

Read "It's time to move on a countywide plastic bag ban," The Sacramento Bee Editorials, March 10, 2016

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The Sacramento County Board of Supervisors will hold a workshop about the merits of adopting a reusable plastic bag ordinance in unincorporated Sacramento County.

When: Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.

Where: 700 H Street, Suite 1450, Sacramento

County staff will present information about a draft reusable bag policy to the Board at its March 22, 2016 meeting with a proposed effective date of July 1, 2016.Read More

Put Your Dancing Shoes On!

UnSupervised benefit gig for scholarships For the third year, join Supervisor Phil Serna’s band “UnSupervised” as they perform at an event to benefit the Departments of Human Assistance (DHA) and Health & Human Se ...

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