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...]