Downtown Business News

Managing downtown parking

by Emilie Cameron

To efficiently manage the city’s on-street parking supply and provide flexibility for downtown visitors, SacPark will provide drivers the option to extend their parking time according to a 3-tiered premium rate structure. READ MORE

Keep Sacramento Safe

by Emilie Cameron

Sacramento still desperately needs a number of projects to protect properties from flooding and meet new state requirements to achieve 200-year flood protection by 2025. In response to this urgency, SAFCA is pursuing a replacement assessment district to fund the work required to prevent a local flood catastrophe. Without this, the majority of our region could be remapped into a high-risk flood zone. READ MORE

2016 Calling All Dreamers grand prize start-up package revealed

by Shea guntherMaher

The Downtown Sacramento Foundation, with the generous support of our 2016 sponsors, will award the winning entrepreneur a start-up package valued at over $100,000 which includes a $10,000 cash prize in matching funds and suite of business services and resources. The Calling All Dreamers Business Start-Up Prize Package has been specifically designed to provide the winner with the resources and tools needed to succeed in their first year of business. READ MORE

State policy update

by Emilie Cameron

California raises the minimum wage California's minimum wage debate ramped up quickly last month.  As municipalities across the state were taking a closer look at raising the wage locally, legislators struck a deal with the governor … READ MORE

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