Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Wednesday, June 10.
Cooler and showery
What a difference a couple of days make. Instead of hunkering inside with the air conditioning cranked up, a defensive position undertaken Monday when the temperature reached 105 degrees in Sacramento, today is expected to be comparatively mild. A high of 84 degrees with a chance of showers is predicted for Wednesday.
Elk Grove council to consider entertainment facility
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The Elk Grove City Council will consider authorizing the city manager to sign an “exclusive negotiating agreement” with Sacramento Area Event Facility Group, LLC, for purposes of developing an entertainment facility. The staff report does not specify where in the city such a facility would be located, but suggests it would house “various sporting and entertainment events” to attract visitors from the region and beyond. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. in Elk Grove City Council Chambers.
Natomas school district will discuss budget
The Natomas Unified School District will hold a public hearing to discuss its 2015-16 budget. The $90.9 million spending plan projects an increase of 192 in average student daily attendance in the growing district. The meeting starts at 5:30 p.m., Natomas Unified School District Board Room.
Small Business Day at Sacramento Convention Center
The California Small Business Association holds its California Small Business Day 2015 at the Sacramento Convention Center from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Scheduled speakers include Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones and Assembly Republican leader Kristen Olsen.
Things to do
▪ The Mask You Live In,” which was shown at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, will be screened at 7 p.m. at the Guild Theater, 2828 35th St. in Sacramento. The film was written, directed and produced by Jennifer Siebel Newsom and follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves while negotiating America’s definition of masculinity.