The Sacramento Convention Center: Bad Money


  An Old Updated Joke A man walks into a Pet Store he is immediately drawn to the sounds of a parakeet.  Who resides in this large elaborate cage.   It was love at first sight, he had to have the bird. The price was unimportant, he buys the bird and a small cage. Arriving home,Continue reading “The Sacramento Convention Center: Bad Money”

End of the line for Sac’s Riverfront Street Car ?


The Trump administration isn’t keen on Public Transportation.  The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) is not distributing money earmarked  for public transit.  Many projects in cities across the nation including Sacratomatoville are waiting for federal funding have hit Trumps Wall      Nearly 2 billion dollars is on hold.   Construction has already begun in some citiesContinue reading “End of the line for Sac’s Riverfront Street Car ?”

Sac Bee: Sacramento needs real ethics reform, not city’s fake version


Sacramento’s Mayor, Vice Mayor, Mayor Pro Tem. and one former supervisor have been accused of harassment.   The City’s fix, will allow the mayor and the council to appoint members of  this ethics group.   Sort of like allowing the inmates to select the jury pool. Craig Powell and Erik Smitt from group Eye on SacramentoContinue reading “Sac Bee: Sacramento needs real ethics reform, not city’s fake version”

Steve Hansen removes the Cone of Silence from Sacramento City Hall


One can hear a pin drop at City Hall. The Silence hasn’t gone unnoticed by the local press.  It began in May, after a city employee filed a claim against Mayor Kevin Johnson, accusing him of sexual harassment. Click Link for Story https://sacratomatovillepost.com/2015/05/15/yikes-city-employee-accuses-mayor-kj-of-sexual-harrassment/  A few days ago Vice Mayor Allen Warren was accused of sexual harassment byContinue reading “Steve Hansen removes the Cone of Silence from Sacramento City Hall”

City of Sacramento rebating Sac Kings owners for overpriced Kings?


By CityFella Last year the Sacramento Kings was sold to Vivek Ranadive’s Group for more than 500 million dollars..   This transaction was the highest in NBA history. There are allegations the City of Sacramento  intended  to rebate the owners in a form of undervalued land  included in $258 million subsidy to build a new arenaContinue reading “City of Sacramento rebating Sac Kings owners for overpriced Kings?”

Sacramento Kings-Arena Deal: Seattle vs Sacramento (Seattle has the edge)


Its a stressful time for the  National Basketball Association board of governors.  Two cities, Seattle Washington and Sacramento California are vying for one  professional basketball team the Sacramento Kings. The issue for both cities may come down to  which city is in the best position to build a new arena? In 2006, Sacramentians voted against a measureContinue reading “Sacramento Kings-Arena Deal: Seattle vs Sacramento (Seattle has the edge)”