The price of a gallon of gasoline may soon start with a "2" across much the country.

With crude oil at less than $93 a barrel and the switch to production of less-expensive fall-winter gas blends, Sacramento-area gas prices edged downward for the 12th consecutive week, according to national price tracker
Sacramento officials are writing up a guide this fall that they and neighborhood residents can use to determine what strategies are best to make the city safer for walking. That includes pedestrian islands, tighter car lanes, flashing crosswalk lights and a fancy new device that just swooped into town called a HAWK.
A section of Waterman Road will be closed for construction for a month.
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Passenger numbers are up for the fifth straight month, Sacramento International Airport officials report, the first time the airport has seen a near half-year of increases since 2007.

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