Housing often costs a literal fortune in California, and Governor Jerry Brown doesn't see an easy fix. Demand to live in the state is high, but there are local factors at work impeding housing construction.
Oct 12, 2015 San Francisco Business Times
A nuclear plant shut down by a vote of the people in the 1980s will find new life as a solar project.
Sep 17, 2015 Capital Public Radio
Observers are closely monitoring whether a hotly contested light rail extension into Elk Grove and South Sacramento County lives up to its promise.
Aug 24, 2015 Sacramento Bee
The battles in New York and San Francisco have cities like Sacramento preparing for the growth of the home-sharing economy.
Aug 18, 2015 Sacramento Business Journal
Brown lawns may be less aesthetically pleasing than synthetic lawns, but are they safer?
Aug 16, 2015 Sacramento Bee
When his father was governor, California was awash in federal highway dollars. Now Jerry Brown's administration contemplates a risky tax hike, juggling the need for road improvements with a clean, transit-oriented agenda.
Jul 7, 2015 Los Angeles Times
Imagine taking a streetcar across Sacramento's iconic Tower Bridge for a three mile trip. Backers are en route to securing matching local funding for the project. However, local voters will have the final say in a June 2 Mello-Roos special election.
Apr 16, 2015 The Sacramento Bee
Located in California's fertile Central Valley, Sacramento is ideally situated to integrate local farming into its urban fabric.
Apr 15, 2015 Seedstock
The Authority is ready to purchase trainsets, and once again, the Siemen's rail manufacturing facility in Sacramento is looking to add another contract to add to its growing rail car orders. A request for "expressions of interest" was issued.
Oct 4, 2014 Sacramento Business Journal
After winning the contract to build All Aboard Florida's locomotives and passenger cars, Siemens Sacramento manufacturing plant landed a $648 million contract much closer to home: Replacement of the San Francisco Muni Metro Breda light rail cars.
Sep 23, 2014 San Francisco Chronicle