Opinion: Let Your Voice Be Heard

BY YATING CAMPBELL FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Maps are fun when you are looking to see where you want to go on vacation. Maps can be less fun when you look at data and attempt to … [Read more...]

Opinion: Representing All of Natomas at City Hall

BY CHRIS PAROS FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Do you care about the future of your neighborhood? Do you care about the future of Natomas? If so, you will want to pay attention to … [Read more...]

Opinion: It’s that Time of the Decade

BY PHIL PLUCKEBAUM FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz In 2011 I fought hard to get appointed to the Sacramento Citizens Redistricting Advisory Committee to advocate for better LGBTQ+ and … [Read more...]

Opinion: Advocate for Your Neighborhood

BY JULIE RHOTEN FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz As a long-time social worker and the current executive director at Stanford Settlement Neighborhood Center, I urge EVERYONE to participate … [Read more...]

Opinion: Help the Redistricting Commission

BY ANNETTE EMERY FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Redistricting is here again! I know, you are probably thinking, “who cares.” Well, some of us remember the last redistricting of our … [Read more...]

Opinion: What Redistricting Means to Me

BY AMIE TOKUHAMA CHAPMAN FOR THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz A decade ago, I was working as a substitute teacher for the Natomas Unified School District, raising my four children, then ages … [Read more...]

Redistricting 2021: Why Natomas Matters

STAFF REPORT THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz In August, 2020 census data will be used to redraw the boundaries for legislative districts both locally and across the country. The U.S. Census … [Read more...]

Group Calls to Defund Police Budget $30 Million

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The Sacramento City Council today will hear public safety budget proposals for the coming fiscal year. The Sacramento Police Department is … [Read more...]

Ashby Makes Bid for State Senate Seat Official

BY ROBYN EIFERTSEN THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Natomas resident and Sacramento Councilmember Angelique Ashby officially announced today she will run for a seat in the state senate in … [Read more...]

Election 2020: Undervotes Matter in Local Races

BY BRANDY TUZON BOYD THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz The latest election results show one-third of eligible votes in the Natomas Unified School District school board race were not cast at the … [Read more...]

Opinion: Sacramento’s Strong Mayor Initiative

On Nov. 3, Sacramento voters will be asked to weigh in on Measure A — more commonly referred to as the "strong mayor" initiative. If voters approve Measure A on Election Day, the city's charter will … [Read more...]

Interns Sought for District 4 Office at City Hall

THE NATOMAS BUZZ | @natomasbuzz Applicants are being sought for internships in Councilmember Steve Hansen's office at City Hall. The District Four team plans to hire one to two unpaid interns to … [Read more...]