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With homeless using it as a bathroom, Central Library spends thousands on cleaning

In downtown Sacramento, homeless people use the Central Library for bathrooms and drinking water. Some say the city should provide more facilities. Businesses object.

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Assessor's Office managers got bigger tax reductions than neighbors in these neighborhoods

Former Assessor Kathleen Kelleher and former Assistant Assessor John Solie received significantly lower valuations than neighboring property owners during the recessionary housing crash. One difference: their properties were appraised by outside assessors under rules designed to prevent conflicts of interest. Neighbors had their properties valued by a mass appraisal computer system.
Brad Branan bbranan@sacbee.com
Assessor's Office managers got bigger tax reductions than neighbors in these neighborhoods 1:09

Assessor's Office managers got bigger tax reductions than neighbors in these neighborhoods

Oroville Dam: Who's making the money? 1:17

Oroville Dam: Who's making the money?

A Sacramento State chemical spill has lab techs questioning their workplace safety 1:28

A Sacramento State chemical spill has lab techs questioning their workplace safety

State expands Goodwill investigation following crushing death of worker 1:17

State expands Goodwill investigation following crushing death of worker