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Elk Grove City Council Approves Purchase of Transitional Housing Facility

Elk Grove City Council Approves Purchase of Transitional Housing Facility

In an effort to help in-need families, the Elk Grove City Council unanimously approved the purchase of a residence to provide transitional housing services. 

This seven-bedroom residence, located on Meadow Grove Drive, is being purchased in part with Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and affordable housing funds and will be used to assist homeless families. In 2013, the city purchased a residence now known as Grace House that acts as transitional housing primarily for single clients... Read More

Elk Grove Hosting Animal Shelter Workshop Tonight

Elk Grove Hosting Animal Shelter Workshop Tonight

Tonight the City of Elk Grove will hold a workshop to gather public input on a proposed city-run animal shelter.
At the workshop participants can provide feedback on how animal shelter services should operate in the city, and receive information on Elk Grove’s operational and facility options, industry best practices, as well as the outcome of preliminary project data collection... Read More

Minecraft

Minecraft
Minecraft
10-08-2014 - 10-08-2014
Sacramento Public Library
 
Admission: Free
 
(916) 264-2920
 
Start Time(s): Wed 3:30pm-4:30pm
Come play Minecraft at the library! 
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Join in the 21st Annual General Mills Trix Run and 4th Health and Wellness Family Festival

Join in the 21st Annual General Mills Trix Run and 4th Health and Wellness Family Festival

The 4th Annual Health and Wellness Family Festival and 21st Annual Trix Run is set to happen at Lodi Lake on Saturday, September 13, 2014, from 7:30 AM to 12:00 PM

The festival will start off with the General Mills 21st Annual Trix Run — a 5K run and family walk around Lodi Lake. It is scheduled to take place at 9:00 AM with registration available on-line at http://trixfunrun.generalmills.com/ and/or active.com. Runners, walkers, and kids are welcome to join the fun. A special “Trix is for Kids” quarter- and half-mile fun run for kids ages 6-12 will take place at 10:15 AM.

New at this year’s event will be a Cereal Bar and Cereal Contest will take place with cereals being provided by General Mills. Several types of cereal will be available for everyone to enjoy from 8:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m.  The local Starbuck’s will provide free coffee to everyone, too!

When The MLS Entourage Visits Elk Grove, What Will They See?

When The MLS Entourage Visits Elk Grove, What Will They See?

September 2, 2014 |

When representatives from Major League Soccer (MLS) visit Sacramento and Elk Grove later this month, they will undoubtedly be given heavy-duty sales pitches on why either city is well-suited to host an expansion team.

While we will not know the exact itinerary of the visiting MLS entourage, we are fairly certain they will visit the prospective sites each city will be pitching. For Sacramento, the presumptive sites will include Bonney Field and the Railyard area while Elk Grove's will be its recent purchase of 99-acres along Grantline Road. 

When the entourage visits Elk Grove, one has to believe a portion of the meeting between the MLS, Elk Grove officials and Fabian Nunez will take place at city hall. So if the meeting is held at city hall and then moves to the Grantline Road site, what route will be taken to the site?... Read More

Best of Elk Grove Party

Best of Elk Grove Party
Best of Elk Grove Party
09-12-2014 - 09-12-2014
Pirate's Island Partners
http://www.bestofelkgrove.org/
Admission: Adult Online $15 Adult Door $20 Youth Online $5 Youth Door $10 Family 4 Pack Online $40 Family 4 Pack Door $50
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