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New Asst. City Manager Found in Elk Grove's Backyard

New Asst. City Manager Found in Elk Grove's Backyard

In its search for a new Assistant City Manager, the City of Elk Grove had to look no further than to its southern neighbor Galt.Elk Grove's new AssistantCity Manager, Jason Behrmann. 
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Elk Grove police need help in identifying two burglary suspects


ID=30255421The Elk Grove Police Department needs help in identifying two people who were captured on surveillance cameras breaking into two separate Elk Grove businesses earlier this week.

The department's spokesperson, officer Christopher Trim, said that the two burglaries happened on July 10 and July 13.

On July 10 at 3:15 a.m, the suspects were seen entering into Bull Wings on 9625 E. Stockton Boulevard. They pried open through the patio door and gained access into a locked office where they removed an undisclosed amount of money, according to Trim.

Free DIY Furniture Plans // How to Build a 4 Post Canopy Bed

Free DIY Furniture Plans / How to Build a 4 Post Canopy Bed

You've been working so hard lately! It's time for you to have a luxurious bed that you can flop your tired body into at the end of the day. Check out this 4 Post Canopy Bed! It's a simple construction with TONS of character. After you wake up from your restful slumber, we want to see your hard work!... Read More

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Elk Grove Unveils Plans For Multi-Million Dollar Facility at Weekend Workshop

Elk Grove Unveils Plans For Multi-Million Dollar Facility at Weekend Workshop

Before a standing-room-only crowd on Saturday morning, the City of Elk Grove unveiled a concept site plan for their proposed soccer complex.

The public workshop was attended by over a hundred people in the city council chambers at Elk Grove City Hall to hear what the city plans are for the 99-acre site that lies outside current city limits. The land was purchased for an above market price of $4.3 million in September, 2014 with money siphoned from the city's drainage fund as the city pursued a $100-million professional soccer stadium in hopes landing a Major League Soccer expansion franchise... Read More

Free DIY Furniture Plans // How to Build a Modern Pedestal Table

Free DIY Furniture Plans / How to Build a Modern Pedestal Table

The perfect place to display that something special and a super easy build! This pedestal table is a great place to put a gorgeous vase or a long flowing plant, either way I know it will be a great addition to your space... Can't wait to see!... Read More

Drought and water-supply experts list for 2015

Drought and water-supply experts list for 2015

Experts from the University of California, Davis, are available to media to discuss the drought and water-supply issues affecting California.

DROUGHT AND WILDFIRES Wildfire, climate and plant communities

Mark Schwartz, director of the John Muir Institute of the Environment, can discuss the impact of climate change on wildfires, as well as where and when plant communities are predicted to exhibit stress as a consequence of unusual climatic conditions, including wildfire. His work to help better predict fire behavior and forest vulnerabilities informs decisions about fire management, including prescribed fire, fuels reduction, and management responses to wildfire events. Contact: Mark Schwartz, John Muir Institute of the Environment, (530) 752-0671, mwschwartz@ucdavis.edu.

AGRICULTURAL IMPACTS Economic impact on agriculture and consumers

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