The number of flashing digital billboards along Sacramento freeways could double as the result of a deal nearing completion between the city and the Sacramento Kings. The plan will allow the Kings to erect six changeable-display signs over the next few years. Its part of a larger agreement being negotiated between the city and the teams owners to build a $448 million arena in Downtown Plaza.
The Sacramento Kings downtown $448 million arena dream took a step toward reality Thursday with initial City Hall approval of the building design and hundreds of pages of planning and environmental documents, zoning changes and variances.
Sacramento’s planned downtown sports and entertainment arena just got more compact, shorter, and, according to its architect, better.