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May 16, 2014 12:00 AM

Sacramento wants to create ‘uplifting habitat’ in urban jungle

The city of Sacramento is asking business owners a novel question this week: Would you like to enliven the street scene on your block by turning a parking spot or two into a communal patio where people can sit, chat, eat and drink?

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Tony Bizjak writes about traffic and travel in the Sacramento region

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Tony Bizjak has covered local transportation issues for The Sacramento Bee since 2003. Prior to that, he covered Sacramento City Hall and local government issues. A California native, Bizjak has a journalism degree from San Jose State University. Contact reporter Tony Bizjak at or 916-321-1059. Twitter: @TonyBizjak

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