Author: Chris Lodgson

Community & Events

Drop! Cover! Hold On! The MyShake App Is Here!

“We are announcing the nation’s first comprehensive early system for earthquakes,” said Governor Gavin Newsom last week at an event announcing California’s new state-wide earthquake early warning system, the MyShake app. “We’re announcing the ability for millions and millions of Californians to download an app, MyShake,” said Newsom. Fittingly, the […]

Community & Events

Measure U Advisory Committee Meeting Highlights Concerns Over Accountability, Process & Power Over New Tax Revenue

In what could be a sign of increased accountability over pubic spending, Sacramento’s Measure U Community Advisory Committee yesterday deferred action on a $3 million funding request by the City Manager’s office. City staff said the funds were needed for “Community Predevelopment and Strategic Site Acquisition.” However, several members of […]