Local Government & Civics
Kevin Johnson Elected as Sacramento's First African American Mayor
Former NBA player and local businessman Kevin Johnson was elected as Sacramento’s first African American mayor on Nov. 4, 2008.
Sacramento City Council Rejects Anti-gang Tax Measure
On July 27, 2008, the Sacramento City Council voted 5-4 to reject placing on the Nov. 8 ballot a measure to fight gang violence.
Getting a Marriage License in Sacramento
Get information on how to obtain a marriage license in the City of Sacramento.
Sacramento Mayoral Candidates 2008
Here are some information of the seven candidates, including incumbent Heather Fargo, vying for Sacramento's Mayor seat.
Sacramento IRS Taxpayer Assistance Center
Get face-to-face help at the Sacramento IRS Center, which provides help with tax preparation, answer tax law inquiries, or provide tax forms.
2008 California Primary - Sacramento County and State Results
The Sacramento County and state results of the 2008 California primary, including final counts for state measures.
Gov. Schwarzenegger Vetoes, OKs Bills Before Deadline
Gov. Schwarzenegger had until Sunday at midnight to either veto or pass bills during the 2007 legislative session.
Sacramento Levee & Flood Risk
Sacramento has the greatest risk of a levee failure flooding that any other city in the nation. The state and city are taking steps to avoid any Katrina-like catastophies in the River City.
Government in the City of Sacramento
The city of Sacramento is broken down into eight districts. Find representative contact information, city maps, and other information.