Good morning. Here’s what you need to know today, Tuesday, Oct. 20:
Slightly warmer today
Warmer conditions are forecast for Tuesday. Afternoon highs in the Sacramento region are forecast to be in the low 80s. The morning will be cool. The high temperature at 7:30 a.m. was 60 degrees.
Park repairs to be discussed
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The Sacramento City Council will consider approving park repairs funded by the 2012 voter-approved sales tax hike Measure U. Parks staff members recommend that the city spend $950,000 on repairing or replacing sidewalks that pose tripping hazards, as well as $400,000 to repair picnic tables and benches at certain parks. The meeting begins at 6 p.m., City Hall council chambers, 915 I St., Sacramento.
Roseville water rate hike meeting planned
The city of Roseville Environmental Utilities Department will hold a public meeting to discuss proposed water rate increases that would average 21 percent. The first of two meetings takes place at 4:30 p.m., Martha Riley Library, 1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd., Roseville.
Elk Grove school district to hold sessions
Elk Grove Unified School District board members will each hold “Community School Board” meetings in campus multipurpose rooms throughout the district. The meetings will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Each will include a presentation and Q&A session. For locations, visit www.egusd.net/news/spotlight.
Vote due on Grant High football field
The Twin Rivers Unified School District board will vote on naming the football field at Grant Union High School after head coach Mike Alberghini, who is in his 25th season as the Pacers’ leader. A committee of community members, alumni, staff and students recommended that it be named Alberghini Field and is hoping to recognize the change at Friday’s football game against Sheldon High School. The board’s open session begins at 7 p.m., 5115 Dudley Blvd., Bay A, McClellan.
Things to do
▪ Central Library will host a “One Book” conversation with author Leanne Brown about “Good and Cheap: Eat Well on $4/Day,” a cookbook with tasty, nutritious recipes for those on a tight budget. 6 p.m., 828 I St., Sacramento.
▪ The Sacramento State Symphony Orchestra will perform Beethoven’s “Egmont Overture,” Debussy’s “Premiere Rhapsodie,” Sibelius’ “Finlandia” and Bizet’s “Carmen Suites No. 1 and 2” starting at 8 p.m, Capistrano Concert Hall, California State University, Sacramento. Tickets are $10 for general admission, $7 for seniors, $5 for students and free for Sacramento State music students.