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Hey Elk Grove Let’s Recycle More
Community & Events

Hey Elk Grove Let’s Recycle More

Tuesday, November 15 marks America Recycles Day. America is recycling more than ever before, but we can still do better. The current recycling rate is 34%. For America Recycles Day, take the pledge to learn what materials are collected for recycling in Elk Grove, reduce your waste and recycle more, […]

Is the Outlet Mall’s Future in Jeopardy?
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Is the Outlet Mall’s Future in Jeopardy?

With the clock ticking, Stand Up California and an unknown funding source, are paying professional signature gatherers to repeal the action take by the Elk Grove City Council on October 26th to amend the Town Center Development Agreement. The action essentially removed any encumbrances on the land and freed it up to […]

Turkeys Needed
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Turkeys Needed

By: Judy Sala, Nonprofit & Service Club News Writer “Fill the Need, Feed the Hope” is the apt motto of the Elk Grove Food Bank. For more than 42 years, they’ve been living up to this promise by providing food, clothes and support services to men, women and children in […]

Percent of Arts Program Approved
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Percent of Arts Program Approved

Tonight the Elk Grove City Council approved a Percent for the Arts Program. A percentage (2%) of public project costs will be dedicated to installing public art. This new program will apply to the Animal Shelter, Civic Center, Old Town Plaza, and City constructed parks into the future. The public […]

Friday Nigh High School Football
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Friday Nigh High School Football

As High School football season comes to end this week, here is look at the last week of regular season schedule: Pleasant Grove @ Franklin Consumes Oaks @ Ponderosa Elk Grove @ Sheldon Davis @ Monterey Trail For Standings, schedule, and live up to the minute updates on each game, […]

Military Street Banners Go Up
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Military Street Banners Go Up

Have you noticed the new banners around town? The City of Elk Grove has launched a new Military Street Banner Program to honor those residents who served in the United States Armed Forces and to promote civic pride. There are an estimated 9,000 veterans who reside in Elk Grove. Banners will feature […]

Calling All Elk Grove Teens
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Calling All Elk Grove Teens

The Cosumnes CSD’s Teen Action Committee is hosting their annual Teen Forum on Thursday, November 10, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Valley Oak Ballroom inside the Wackford Communiy Center.  The Teen Action Committee and the teens of Elk Grove will be given a chance to express their ideas, […]