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Sacramento Kings Are Likely Staying Put, But City’s Mayor Isn’t Ready To Declare Victory

April 30, 2013 | 1:16 pm

Sacramento Kings Are Likely Staying Put, But City’s Mayor Isn’t Ready To Declare Victory

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The Sacramento press conference had the feeling of a done deal: politicians and businessmen laughing and shaking hands; Kings fans chanting and clapping. If this were a sports victory, the champagne would have been rolled out into the middle of the locker room and the protective plastic draped against the lockers. But Sacramento Mayor Kevin […]

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January 26, 2011 | 3:20 pm

Governor, Cities Locked in Fight Over Redevelopment Funds

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Jerry Brown is meeting with the mayors of nine California cities today, including four from our neck of the woods: Ed Lee of San Francisco, Jean Quan of Oakland, Chuck Reed of San Jose, and Kevin Johnson of Sacramento. On the agenda? Brown’s proposal to eliminate hundreds of redevelopment agencies around the state. This article […]

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