Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Wednesday

Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Wednesday, Oct. 14.

Cooler, but still hot for October

After record-breaking heat on Tuesday, Sacramento’s weather is expected to cool a few degrees today. A high temperature of 95 degrees was recorded on Tuesday. The high today is predicted to reach 90 degrees. Still hot, but temperature projections are trending downward through Saturday.

Elk Grove weighs vehicle purchase

The Elk Grove City Council will consider buying 11 new vehicles from Elk Grove Ford for $368,000 without using a formal bidding process. The staff report calls the price competitive, noting that it matches state prices gained through competitive bidding. The council meeting starts at 6 p.m., City Council Chambers, 8400 Laguna Palms Way.

Yolo County holds senior fair

The Yolo County Senior Resource and Crime Prevention Fair will be from 9 a.m. to noon at the Woodland Community Center, 2001 East St. Law enforcement and senior service agencies will distribute information about resources and crime prevention. A breakfast will be served.

Natomas Unified board meets

The Natomas Unified School District board will decide how it will allocate its Measure D and J bond funds. The board also will consider contracts as part of its plan to build schools and upgrade its campuses. The meeting starts at 6 p.m., Inderkum High School Theater, 2500 Market Drive.

Things to do

  • Bring knitting or crochet projects to Knit/Crochet Night from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Delta Workshop, 2598 21st St. Get help with questions. No reservations or fees.
  • The UC Davis Farmers Market will be held in the campus quad from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The campus is at 1 Shields Ave. in Davis.